Legal Centre:

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service

QIFVLS services 50 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities; please visit their website to view the areas of service.

To be eligible for assistance from Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service, a potential client must meet the following criteria:

  • Self-identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person and be accepted as such by the relevant Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.
  • The services provided will provide a direct and substantial benefit to an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person. For example, the client’s child.
  • The client (or the child who will benefit) is a victim/survivor of family violence or sexual assault.
  • Has a relevant legal matter with which QIFVLS can assist.
  • The client must not be a perpetrator of domestic or family violence or sexual assault
  • The client must identify as a woman (Brisbane only).

Contact Information

Address
Head Office Level 1, Suite 4, 101-111 Spence Street Cairns QLD 4870
Mailing Address
PO Box 4628 CAIRNS QLD 4870
Free Call

Services

Regions Serviced
  • Brisbane
  • Cairns
  • Central Queensland
  • Far North Queensland
  • Mt Isa
  • North Queensland
  • South East Queensland
  • Townsville
Key services
  • Casework and representation
  • Court representation
  • Information and referral
  • Law reform
Service delivery methods
  • Advice by email
  • Booked appointments
  • Information sessions
  • Phone advice
  • Talks and seminars
Specialist services and interest groups
  • Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Service
  • Child protection
Areas of law
  • Child contact and residency
  • Child protection
  • Child/Spousal maintenance
  • Child support
  • Divorce and seperation
  • DNA testing
  • Domestic violence
  • Family violence
  • Paternity
  • Victims of crime
Regional centres
QIFVLS BRISBANE OFFICE 201 Wickham Tce, SPRING HILL QLD 4004 07 3839 6857 PO Box 126 SPRING HILL QLD 4004 Free Call: 1800 887 700 Email: help@qifvls.com.au QIFVLS CAIRNS OFFICE Lvl 2, Ste 10, 101-111 Spence St, CAIRNS QLD 4870 07 4030 0400 PO Box 4643, CAIRNS QLD 4870 Free Call: 1800 887 700 Email: help@qifvls.com.au QIFVLS MOUNT ISA OFFICE 19 Isa St, MOUNT ISA QLD 4825 07 4749 5944 PO Box 3073 MOUNT ISA QLD 4825 Free Call: 1800 887 700 Email: help@qifvls.com.au QIFVLS ROCKHAMPTON OFFICE Lvl 2A, 130 Victoria Pde, ROCKHAMPTON QLD 4700 07 4927 6453 PO Box 690 ROCKHAMPTON QLD 4700 Free Call: 1800 887 700 Email: help@qifvls.com.au QIFVLS TOWNSVILLE OFFICE Lvl 2, 61-73 Sturt St, TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 07 4721 0600 PO Box 2005 TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810 Free Call: 1800 887 700 Email: help@qifvls.com.au

Opening Hours Info

Opening Hours

Closed Now
  • Monday
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Tuesday
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Wednesday
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thursday
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
  • Friday
    08:30 am - 04:00 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Opening Hours
Monday – Thursday (8:30am – 5:00pm) Friday (8:30am – 4:00pm) Advice by email; Booked appointments; Drop in legal advice consultation; Talks and seminars; Information sessions; Phone advice

Location

Scroll to Top