Community Legal Advice Service

Gympie Community Place provides access to free community legal advice in partnership with the Taylor Street Community Legal Service. Taylor Street Community Legal Service is located in Hervey Bay but provides community legal services into the Gympie region.

Call Taylor Street Community Legal Service directly on 4194 2663 for information or to make an appointment.

Gympie appointments will take place here at Gympie Community Place,  18 Excelsior Road, Gympie.

What Is Provided?

The service provides:

15 minutes of free, confidential legal advice. This is provided in a weekly clinic and is by appointment only. 

Private & personal consultation – the advice is provided face to face, one on one with a local solicitor.   

Help with common legal issues – The service commonly provides advice on legal matters such as:

  • Family Law
  • Domestic & Family Violence 
  • Child Safety
  • Crime
  • Traffic Law
  • Debt & Bankruptcy
  • Workplace matters
  • Discrimination
  • Residential Tenancies
  • Neighbourhood disputes
  • Consumer Law
  • Elder Law

What Is Not Provided?

The service is for advice only – the solicitor cannot represent you or do anything on your behalf such as complete forms, sign or witness documents or attend court.

No drop in (immediate) or telephone advice is available – assistance is by appointment only.

No specialist legal advice – this service cannot give advice on specialist legal matters such as personal injury, commercial or business law, taxation, immigration or native title.

How do I Access the Service?

Taylor Street Community Legal Service is located in Hervey Bay but they provide free legal advice services in Gympie. Taylor Street Community Legal Services are also available in Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Bundaberg, Gin Gin & Childers as well as Tairo, Tin Can Bay, Biggenden, Gayndah, Eidsvold, Mundubbera & Monto. 

For all information or appointments please contact Taylor Street Community Legal Service directly on 07/4194 2663