Legal information in community languages

Find information about the law in community languages

 

State-wide agencies

LawAccess NSW

You can find information on a range of legal topics on the LawAccess website. To find information, put an asterisk (*) in the search box, and then select a language from the dropdown menu. Click on Search to find all the material available in that language.

Languages available:  Arabic, Armenian, Assyrian, Bosnian, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Fijian, Filipino, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Juba Arabic, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, and Vietnamese.

Specialist agencies

Australian Tax Office

The Other languages page has information to help people from non-English speaking backgrounds understand tax and superannuation.

Languages available:  Arabic,  Assyrian, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, Filipino, Greek, Hazaragi, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Nepali, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Sinhalese, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese

Centrelink

On the Information in your language page you will find information about Centrelink's payments and services.

Languages available:  Amharic, Arabic,  Assyrian, Bengali, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Chin (Haka), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dari, Dinka, Dutch, Fijian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hazaragi, Hindi, Hmong, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish (Faili), Kurdish (Kumanji), Kurdish (Sorani), Lao, Latvian, Macedonian, Maltese, Nepali, Norwegian, Oromo, Pashto, Persian (Farsi), Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Rohingya, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovene, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Thai, Tibetan, Tigrinya, Tongan, Turkish, Urdu, Ukranian, and Vietnamese.

Money Smart

On the Other languages page you will find information about managing your money and credit.  

Languages available: Arabic,  Assyrian, Burmese, Chinese, Chin Hakka, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Dari, Dinka, Farsi - Persian, Greek, Hazaragi, Indonesian, Italian, Karen, Kirundi, Korean, Nepalese, Nuer, Russian, Spanish, Sudanese Arabic, Swahili, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, and Vietnamese.

NSW Fair Trading

On the Translated publications page you will find resources on a number of topics including scams, property, consumer law, shopping, and mobile phones. You can also browse by language on the Community language information page.

Languages available:  Arabic, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Filipino, French, Greek, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Karen, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Nepali, Portuguese, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Thai, Tongan, Turkish, and Vietnamese.

Not all publications are available in every language.

Tenants NSW

On the Community languages page you will find tenancy fact sheets and resources for renters who speak languages other than English.

Languages available: Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Farsi, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Thai, and Vietnamese.