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Legal Aid Commission of Tasmania

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What's the law? is a resource for teaching new arrivals about Australian law. It is a tool to use in ESL classes or community settings and has tips on how to deal with legal questions that might come up.

Annual Report 2010 - 2011 - a html publication. Select this version to view the 2010 - 2011 report online.

Annual Report 2010 - 2011 PDF - 1.9 mb PDF file (63 pages). To get a copy or to print the full report download this PDF version.


The Commission maintains comprehensive information on general legal topics. This section of our site is called the Legal eGuide.

Recent Updates - Veteran's Affairs - 29 June 2011


The Referral List is an online database of legal and non-legal organisations and support services that you can browse or search.


The Factsheets have been written for the Tasmanian public and cover matters which we regularly receive queries about. They are intended as an introduction to a topic and include links to the relevant legislation.


For the latest fees see Scale of Fees for Practitioners and In Globo Fees for Grants of Aid.

Page Last Revised: Thursday, February 16, 2012

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