Consumer Credit Legal Service (CCLS)

Specialist Centre - Providing free legal advice to consumers in WA in the areas of credit, banking and finance, and consumer law.

Consumer Credit Legal Service provides legal advice to consumers in WA in the areas of credit, banking and finance and consumer law. CCLS also takes an active role in community legal education, law reform and policy issues affecting consumers.


Advice Line: 08 9221 7066


E: [email protected]

Level 1/445 Hay Street, Perth WA 6000


There are no costs associated with this service. 


The CCLS telephone advice line is open to all West Australian consumers. 

CCLS prioritises low income, vulnerable and disadvantaged consumers for ongoing representation matters.


Specialist legal service providing legal advice and information in the areas of:

CCLS may also provide minor assistance and ongoing legal representation to consumers (not lenders, suppliers or manufacturers) in the areas listed above, subject to capacity.

CCLS provides the following services for the community:

  • Community legal education provided through publications, presentations (webinars and seminars)
  • Financial literacy education to high school students
  • Legal education on consumer credit law and ACL to university students
  • Public interest and law reform advocacy

Advice Line Hours

Advice Line: 9:00am - 4:00pm, Monday to Friday

All advice is provided through the telephone advice line.

Please note CCLSWA must speak directly to the relevant person involved in the legal matter when providing legal advice.

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