Children's Court Assistance Scheme (CCAS)

The Illawarra Legal Centre operates a CCAS which takes place every Tuesday and other days as required at Port Kembla Children’s Court.

The CCAS provides the following services and assistance:

  • Support to young people and their families
  • Basic information about the court process
  • Help to fill out Legal Aid application forms
  • Assistance to young people to link with their solicitor and other support workers
  • Referral to appropriate community support services

Other Useful Contacts

 
  • Port Kembla Court House: Darcy Road, Port Kembla Phone: 4274 0735

    Please Note: Interpreters are arranged by the court staff and need to be booked in advance.

    Contact Port Kembla Court on 4274 0735 to arrange an interpreter.
  • Legal Aid Youth Hotline: 1800 101 810
  • Illawarra Legal Centre: 4276 1939
  • Revenue NSW for information on fines debt: 1300 138 118
  • Legal Aid- Work and Development Orders: For information about activities to reduce or get rid of fines debt click link below

    www.legalaid.nsw.gov.au/what-we-do/civil-law/work-and-development-order-service
  • Revenue NSW - Work and Development Orders hotline: 1300 478 879

    www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/fines-and-fees