Legal service

A free service for Student Association members

Sydney TAFE and Redfern Legal Centre jointly provide a free legal service, two days a week, to students and staff who are members of the Student Association.


Make an appointment with our solicitor

If you require advice on a legal matter, you can telephone to make an appointment with our solicitor. To make an appointment please call the Sydney TAFE Legal Service on 02 9217 5473.

Legal matters we can help you with

We can assist you with:

  • Credit and debt issues
  • Criminal law
  • Consumer complaints
  • Discrimination
  • Domestic violence
  • Family law
  • Employment
  • Tenancy (housing)
  • Traffic and rail infringements

Referral to other legal services

We cannot provide legal advice for some matters, including:

  • Immigration
  • Commercial matters
  • Intellectual property
  • Property conveyances
  • Disputes involving TAFE NSW.

If there is any matter we cannot help you with, we will refer you to someone who can.

Redfern Legal Centre

Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) is a community legal centre that provides free legal advice if you can’t afford a lawyer. The RLC’s website includes information on tenancy, credit and debt, and domestic violence as well as links to other sites offering legal assistance.

Contact the Legal Service

You will need to make an appointment before coming to the Sydney TAFE Legal Service.

You can call us on 02 9217 5473, on Monday to Wednesday, 9:00am–5:00pm.

Once you have made an appointment you can come and see us at the Ultimo College campus in Building W, ground level.