Plain English information from Legal Aid NSW

Legal Aid NSW produces easy to understand resources to help people with their legal problem.

Legal Aid publications can be viewed or ordered online, and many are available in community languages. 

Languages available: Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Burmese, Cantonese, Chin Hakka, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, Croatian, Dari, Dinka, Farsi, French, Greek, Hazara, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Juba Arabic, Karen, Khmer, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Lao, Macedonian, Mandarin, Nepali, Portuguese, Pushto, Rohingya, Russian, Sinhalese, Somali, Samoan, Serbian, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Tamil, Thai, Tigrinya, Tongan, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese.

Not all publications are available in every language. Some publications are also available in Easy English.

Find more information from Legal Aid by selecting a topic from the Order a publication page. The topics available are:

  • Aboriginal people
  • Courts, police and crime
  • Culturally diverse people
  • Domestic violence 
  • Families, relationships and children 
  • Government and rights
  • Insurance claims – floods and fires
  • Jobs and employment
  • Legal Aid NSW 
  • Money, debt and fines
  • Older people
  • Traffic and driving
  • Young people

You can view publications online or use the order form to order copies.