Katherine Women's Legal Service

Katherine Women’s legal Service (KWILS) is a not-for-profit Community Legal Centre based in Katherine, Northern Territory, providing women in the Katherine region, both Indigenous and non-Indigenous, access to free and professional legal services. In addition to this, we provide community legal education and undertake advocacy and law reform. We also provide outreach services to remote women in the Katherine region.

We provide free and professional legal services, including:

  • Legal Information

  • Legal Advice

  • Legal Assistance

  • Court Representation

KWILS aims to ensure all women in the Katherine region have access to free and professional legal services, including legal advice and representation in the following areas:

  • Domestic, Family and Personal Violence

  • Child protection

  • Family Law – advice

  • General Civil Law matters:

    • Credit & Debts

    • Victims of Crime Compensation

    • Contractual Disputes

    • Employment