Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC)


Ph: 1300 32 52 00eclc.org.au

Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC) offers free legal assistance from offices in Box Hill, Boronia and Healesville during the day, at night and at outreach locations across Melbourne’s east. Serving the local government areas of Boroondara, Knox, Manningham, Maroondah, Whitehorse and the Yarra Ranges.

Legal services include:

  • Crimes compensation (victims of crime)
  • Criminal law
  • Debt and civil matters
  • Family law
  • Family violence matters (including Intervention Orders)
  • Infringements
  • Motor vehicle accidents – property damage
  • Neighbourhood disputes
  • Traffic fines.

In addition to direct legal services, ECLC actively engages in law reform and undertakes community development to educate and empower people in the community.

ECLC raises awareness of legal issues and provides education through projects and partnerships, workshops, media, events and publications.