What is Legal Aid SA?

We provide professional legal advice and representation to those who can’t afford it

How can I get legal aid?

It is important that we make sure the people we help need our assistance the most

Do I qualify for legal aid?

We perform a Means Test to determine if you qualify for legal aid assistance

How can we help you?

Visit our Get Help section for more information on how we can help you

Selfhelp Portal

Visit our Selfhelp Portal for guides, information and advice on different legal matters

Media Centre

Our Media Centre contains media updates, press releases, speeches and publications

Work at Legal Aid SA

Visit our Career Portal to find out more about working at Legal Aid SA

Legal Aid SA Tenders

Vendor forms, supplier information and tender information is available in our Tenders section

African Network on Legal Aid

If you need more information on legal aid in Africa, visit this section

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Today we applaud the Legal Aid SA Aliwal North Local Office - they had a wonderful engagement with grade 12 learners at Malcomess High School, focusing on youth rights and responsibilities, and also providing information on the legal career path.Principal Mr Leeuw thanked Legal Aid SA for our sustained outreach efforts, noting that the school's doors are always open to our Aliwal North team!We were happy to be joined by a stakeholder from the National Development Agency - NDA, Mrs Giwu.#YouthMonth #GoodNewsFriday Proudly #legalaidsa ... See MoreSee Less

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PLEASE NOTE: The Legal Aid SA Mthatha Local Office is experiencing ongoing problems with its telephone lines, resulting in the lines often being unavailable.If you have a matter with the office and would like to speak with your Legal Practitioner, please send us a private message with your details. ... See MoreSee Less

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REMINDER: Are you in Dunoon, Cape Town and need legal advice and legal representation? Legal Aid SA will be at the Dunoon Resource Centre TODAY from 8am - 1pm as part of a series of outreach events for the Dunoon community. Spread the word!Proudly #legalaidsa ... See MoreSee Less

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PLEASE NOTE: The Legal Aid SA Mthatha Local Office is experiencing ongoing problems with its telephone lines,resulting in the lines often being unavailable.

If you have a matter with the office+would like to speak with your Legal Practitioner, please send us a DM w/ your details

REMINDER: Are you in Dunoon, Cape Town and need legal advice and legal representation?
Legal Aid SA will be at the Dunoon Resource Centre TODAY from 8am - 1pm as part of a series of outreach events for the Dunoon community.
Spread the word!
Proudly #legalaidsa

PLEASE NOTE: Due to Stage 2 loadshedding, many Legal Aid SA office phone lines will be unavailable. If you have a matter with a Legal Aid SA office and would like to speak with your Legal Practitioner, please send us a DM.

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