Free Legal Service


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

Deakin Student Legal Service is here to help.

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

Qualified lawyers and migration agents 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
  • Victims of Crime Assistance 
  • Reporting Sexual Assault 

If you are unsure whether your problem is a legal one, please submit an online query anyway. If Deakin Student Legal Service cannot assist you, staff will refer you to someone who can.

To book an appointment, please click the below button:


Deakin Student Legal Service Resources for Students provides general information on a range of common legal issues, including:

  • Student Visas
  • Sharing a House
  • Driving Offences
  • Employment

Click here to access the resources