Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC)


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:

  • Family law
  • Family Violence and Intervention Orders
  • Criminal law
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Debt and civil matters.

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.