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Northern Integrated Family
Violence Services Partnership
For professionals supporting the
safety of victim survivors in Melbourne's
northern metropolitan region

Fitzroy Legal Service – Fitzroy Town Hall Office

(03) 9419 3744
Region: Yarra
Fitzroy Town Hall Level 4, access via laneway and courtyard 126 Moor St Fitzroy. VIC 3065
The Fitzroy Legal Service (FLS) has a day-time legal practice which provides legal advice and legal representation (such as going to court). The day practice is not a drop-in service. Services include:
  • A night drop-in legal advice service from 6.00pm, Mon-Thurs and 6.30pm Fri (except public holidays). No new clients seen after 7pm.
  • Legal assistance in relation to family violence via outreach to a number of different locations in City of Yarra.
  • Co-located lawyers at the Neighbourhood Justice Centre (NJC)
  • Family law legal advice clinic on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, by appointment only.
  • A LGBTIQ family law legal advice service on the first Wednesday evening of each month, by appointment only.
  • Fortnightly outreach at Queerspace for LGBTIQA+ clients with legal issues arising from family violence on Fridays and capacity to accept referrals for LGBTIQA+ clients to FLS day service .
FLS works together with Lawyers for Animals to provide free legal advice on legal matters relating to animals, as well as advice and referrals for animal welfare groups and animal rights activists. Wednesday evenings, by appointment only.