We can help you understand the review process but we cannot give you advice about your case.
There are professional people (for example, lawyers) and other organisations that can help you with your review.
Help from a lawyer
The following organisations may be able to provide you with legal assistance, or help you find a lawyer.
Legal Aid NSW
Provides legal services , including legal help about social security, with a particular focus on the needs of people who are economically and/or socially disadvantaged.
Call LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529 to get started.
Community Legal Centres (CLCs)
An online CLC Recommendation Service is available. Answer some questions about your situation and you will be directed to a suitable CLC. Tip: select ‘I have a problem with Centrelink’ at question 1.
You can also call LawAccess NSW on 1300 888 529 for help finding a CLC.
Key CLCs are:
Salvos Legal Humanitarian
Provides free legal services in many areas including social security law.
Phone: (02) 8202 1500
Law Society of NSW
The Law Society of NSW can help you find a private lawyer.
The Law Society's Pro Bono Scheme can put you in contact with law firms willing to provide their legal services for free or for reduced fees.
Phone: (02) 9926 0333
Help from a disability advocate
The Disability Advocacy Finder can help you find a disability advocate.
Tip: If you are having trouble searching the database, you can check the printable list of providers in your state or territory.