For Lawyers

The Bushfire Legal Aid Scheme

Through the Commonwealth funded Bushfire Legal Aid Scheme, private practitioners now have access to funding to assist NSW primary producers and small businesses dealing with legal issues relating to the 2019/2020 bushfires.

Find out more by downloading our guide for private practitioners.

Applications can be made through Legal Aid NSW’s Grants Online portal

How to apply

For more information call 1800 801 529 or email disaster.response@legalaid.nsw.gov.au

Justice Connect's Pro Bono Portal

Justice Connect is coordinating the pro bono response to the bushfires for firms and legal practices. To register your firm for pro bono contributions, visit the Justice Connect website.