Welcome to Auckland Community Law Centre

We are New Zealand’s oldest community law centre.  We are passionate about access to justice.  Our goal is to transform lives and build a better New Zealand through the fairer application of the law. 

We provide free legal advice to people on low incomes.  We do have an eligibility criteria.  This is based on a number of things including your income, your location, and the type of legal issue you have.

Contact us

Phone: 09 377 9449

Text: 022 371 8826

Email: info@aclc.org.nz

We look forward to hearing from you soon.


Level 2, Tasman Building
16-22 Anzac Ave
Auckland City
Monday-Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 3.30pm

Legal Clinics

By appointment only

Glen Innes

Tuesday, 9.30am-12.30pm

Mt Roskill

Tuesday, 9:30am-12.30pm

Sylvia Park

Wednesday, 9.30am-12.30pm

Browns Bay

Wednesday (Fortnightly)


Wednesday (Fortnightly)


Thursday, 9.30am-11.30am
No appointment necessary

Evening Clinic (CBD)

Thursday (Fortnightly)

Immigration clinic (CBD)

Friday, 11am-1pm (Fortnightly)
No appointment necessary


Phone line

Call us anytime during business hours. Our phone service will call you back to provide you advice.

(09) 377 9449


We provide face-to-face meetings for some cases. Get in touch to see if this is suitable for your case.

Outreach clinics: Avondale, Browns Bay, Mt Roskill, Glen Innes, Sylvia Park, Orakei and Evening.

Specialist Clinics: Immigration

(09) 377 9449


We provide education to community organisations and members of the public.

Contact us if you want to request a session or find out what is coming up.



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Our services are subject to our Terms of Engagement, which you can read here. You can also find our Privacy policy here