The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (Qld) LTD, is a non-profit, community based organisation contracted by the Commonwealth Attorney Generals’ Department (AGD) to provide criminal, civil and family law services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians and their families in Queensland.
We are also funded by the AGD under a Law and Justice Program to provide services in the following program areas:
- Law Reform (especially that aimed at prevention and early intervention);
- Community Legal Education; and
- Coronial and Public Sector Monitoring
We are also funded through the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (PMC – Community Safety Branch) to provide services in the following program area:
With a team of 240+ staff across the State, we bring together a wealth of experience in the fields of Criminal, Civil and Family Law. Growth in the areas of Law Reform, Community Legal Education and Throughcare Support in recent years has also allowed us to provide a more diverse range of related services to members of our communities across the State.