HPLS clinic times & locations

The Homeless Persons’ Legal Service (HPLS) provide free legal advice and assistance through our network of clinics.

We can provide advice about civil legal matters such as fines, credit and debt, tenancy, AVOs, victim’s compensation, Centrelink problems and more.

Our Solicitor Advocate, Jeremy Rea, also provides representation to people with criminal matters.

Times and locations for Sydney and Newcastle clinics are below.

You can reach our office on (02) 8898 6545 or email us at [email protected]

From 29 June 2021, while we are managing risks connected with COVID-19, all of our HPLS clinics will be operating as phone advice clinics only. To confirm current clinic times and locations, please call us on (02) 8898 6545.

Sydney legal clinics

Monday 10 am – 12 pm

Wayside Chapel, 29 Hughes Street

Potts Point 


Tuesday 11 am – 1 pm

Ozanam Learning Centre, Level 3 – 99 Forbes Street


Tuesday 12pm – 1pm

The Station Ltd, 82 Erskine Street



Wednesday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Fortnightly)

Haymarket Centre

137 – 139 Regent St


By appointment, call 9698 0555 to make a booking.


Wednesday 11.30 am – 1 pm

Parramatta Mission, 119 Macquarie Street


Wednesday 11 am – 1 pm

Every Wednesday

The Shed, Cnr of Emert Pde and Weber Cres




Wednesday 12.30 – 1.30pm


Mob Lunch – last Wednesday of every month

Service for the Aboriginal community

Wayside Chapel, 29 Hughes Street

Potts Point

Thursday 1 pm – 3 pm

Edward Eagar Lodge

348a Bourke Street

Surry Hills



Thursday 10am – 11am

Fortnightly, starting on 17 Jan

Norman Andrews House

77 Roscoe Street

Bondi Beach

Thursday 12 pm – 2pm

No drop-ins. Both clinics by appointment only

Vincentian House

Surry Hills

Call 8093 6798 to book or obtain address.



Thursday 12pm – 2pm

Mission Australia Centre

Surry Hills

Call 9356 0600 to book or obtain address.

Friday 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm

Newtown Mission

280A King Street



Woolloomooloo Integrated Services Hub (WISH)

Access to legal advice is available at the monthly WISH, held at The Wayside Chapel at 29 Hughes Street, Potts Point, from 9.30 – 11:30 am on the the third Wednesday of each month (except July, December). For more information please refer to the City of Sydney WISH Hub website.

Newcastle legal clinics

Tuesday 11am – 12:30pm


The Salvation Army Community

15 Carmichael Street 

Raymond Terrace

Wednesday 11:30am – 12:30pm


Soul Cafe

49 Hunter St  Newcastle

Contact 02 4926 1758 for more information

Tuesday – by appointment only (Fortnightly)

Jenny’s Place

Contact 02 4927 8529 for more information


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