Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services Inc.

Brisbane, Australia
Joined February 2015
Presence in: Australia

Queensland Association of Independent Legal Services (QAILS) is the peak body representing Community Legal Centres in Queensland. QAILS works for a fair and just Queensland and an important part of this mission is to promote community legal centres to people in need.

QAILS assists the Queensland community, particularly disadvantaged and marginalised people, to obtain access to legal
services by:

(a) assisting people to resolve legal problems by providing information and referral services;
(b) providing information and educational resources about legal rights;
(c) providing referrals to legal assistance services and facilities;
(d) supporting and assisting community legal centres to provide these services;
(e) providing a state forum for community legal centres;
(f) developing and coordinating Queensland community legal centres’ policy; and
(g) advancing the interests of community legal centres within Queensland.