The Fitzroy Legal Service Inc. is a merger of the Darebin Community Legal Centre and Fitzroy Legal Service.

NOTE: Our evening legal advice services at both the Reservoir and Fitzroy Town Hall premises will be closed as of Friday 13 December 2019, re-opening Tuesday 14 January 2020.  If you require legal advice during this period please call Victoria Legal Aid on 1300 792 387.

Our offices in Reservoir and the Fitzroy Town Hall will be closed from 1pm Friday 20 December 2019, re-opening Monday 6 January 2020.


Our Offices:

Fitzroy Town Hall, Level 4 (access via the laneway and courtyard behind the Fitzroy Library, 126 Moor Street, Fitzroy).
PO Box 297, Fitzroy 3065
DX no. 96611
Tel: (03) 9419 3744
Opening hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday to Friday by appointment only. We are closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm. The Fitzroy evening legal advice service is open from 6 p.m. (Monday to Thursday) and 6.30 p.m. on Fridays. Please ensure you arrive by 7pm otherwise we may not be able to assist you.

279 Spring Street, Reservoir 3073
Tel: (03) 9484 7753
Opening hours are 9.30 am to 4.30 p.m., Monday to Thursday by appointment only. We are closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm. The Reservoir evening legal advice service is open on Tuesday evening (drop in) and Wednesday evening fortnightly (by appointment).

Neighbourhood Justice Centre
241 Wellington Street, Collingwood 3046

Do you need legal help? Come to our Fitzroy Town Hall free legal advice service. It is held every weeknight from 6.00 p.m (Monday to Thursday) and 6.30 p.m (Friday). There are no appointments. Bring all of your documents. We have access to interpreters. We also provide legal services in other ways, including through our free specialist clinics.

Do you want to learn about the law yourself? Read The Law Handbook.

Information in other languages: English, Việt‑ngữ (Vietnamese), 中文 (Chinese), عربي (Arabic), Afaan Oromoo (Oromo), Soomaali (Somali).

Our address:

Fitzroy Town Hall, level 4
Access via the laneway and courtyard at 126 Moor Street, Fitzroy (behind Fitzroy Library)

Train: From Parliament Station, take the number 11, 86 or 96 tram, or walk 21 min.
From Victoria Park Station, take the number 200 or 207 bus, or walk 20 min.
Tram: Take the number 11 to stop 14 (on Brunswick Street) then walk 3 min.
Take the number 86 to stop 13 (on Smith Street) then walk 6 min.
Take the number 96 to stop 14 (on Nicholson Street) then walk 7 min.
Bus: Take the number 200 or 207 to Napier Street then walk 5 mins.
Aboriginal aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags

The Fitzroy Legal Service is located on the traditional country of the Wurundjeri-willam people of the Kulin Nation. We acknowledge them as the Traditional Owners and pay our respects to their Elders, past and present. Read more.