UPDATE: The Federal Government has announced a reversal of the planned cuts. However, Community Legal Centres are still facing a surge in community need that the Productivity Commission estimates require $200m in extra funding each year.
Community Legal Centres across Australia are calling for the Turnbull Government to reverse upcoming cuts to the community legal sector. From July 1, Australia will be less fair for the people who need us most.
The team at Consumer Action explained why this matters to them: