Free Legal Service


Landlord giving you grief? Had a car accident? Centrelink on your back?

Sort it! Deakin Legal Service for Students is here to help.

There is a FREE on-campus legal service at Deakin. It is confidential and it's FREE.

Qualified lawyers that can advise you on a range of legal matters, including:

  • Fines / Infringements
  • Motor Vehicle accidents (not TAC)
  • Debt / Bills / Consumer problems including Scams
  • Tenancy / Housing
  • Employment Law (including Sexual Harassment and Bullying)
  • Stalking & Family Violence
  • Family Law
  • Discrimination
  • Minor Criminal Matters
  • Migration Law / Student Visa

If you are unsuare whether your problem is a legal one, please submit a online query anyway. If Sort It! cannot assist you, staff will refer you to someone who can.

To book an appointment, please click the below button:


Students can also access a range of brochures and information regarding common legal issues and how to deal with them by clicking here.

Other available booklets for download include:

Sort It! is powered by DUSA, in partnership with Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC) and Barown Community Legal Service (BCLS).