free legal information
In Te Puke – the new “Daily Café” at 3 Commerce Lane will be opening soon, and we will be running our clinic from there every second Tuesday from 9.30am to 12.00 noon. Appointments will be necessary once the clinic reopens.
Baywide Community Law Service is coming back to Te Puke & is opening at Maketu!
The clinics are being run by Jan Whiting, a paralegal who has been with us since inception 11 years ago. Baywide Community Law can provide free legal information to all – and for those who meet our financial criteria, we offer free legal advice & assistance. We can also offer education sessions on various topics to assist the community.
For a printable summary of our clinics, you can download our pamphlet here.
Drop-in Clinic – no appointment needed Wednesday 5pm-6.30pm.
Immigration Clinic – Friday 11am-12pm by appointment.
Housing Advocacy Drop In Clinic – Having housing hassles? No appointment needed. Thursday 5.30pm-7.30pm.
Fortnightly on Fridays 10am-2pm (last appointment) at Maketu Health & Social Services.
Phone 07 533 2551 to make an appointment.
Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month 10am-12pm at Katikati Community Resource Centre.
Phone 07 549 0399 to make an appointment.
Fortnightly on Tuesday at The Daily Cafe.
Phone 07 573 5614 to make an appointment.
Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month 1pm-3pm at Waihi Community Resource Centre.
Phone 07 863 7555 to make an appointment.
Wednesday 10am -2pm at Heartland Services, Opotiki.
Phone 07 315 5790 to make an appointment.
Information coming soon.