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North East Law Centre

From March 2020 – Telephone contact only.

During coronavirus: supporting families in crisis  who don’t know where to go for help. Examples of help include benefit sanctions, sudden job loss, eviction or threat of eviction, family crisis.

North East Law Centre provide legal advice to people on low incomes on:

  • immigration and asylum law
  • employment law
  • family law (free for Newcastle residents)
  • discrimination law
  • education law
  • welfare benefits
  • complex EU Settlement Scheme cases

They offer drop in advice sessions at:

They’re an independent and not for profit legal practice offering advice to residents and organisations. If you are not eligible for legal aid or their free services, you can access their low cost immigration and family law services.

Contact details

Telephone: 0191 230 4777


Fax: 0191 230 4777

Opening hours
Telephone advice Fridays, 10am – 1pm



Cost: There may be a cost to this service/support

MEA House
Ellison Place
Newcastle upon Tyne

54.9761 -1.60804

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Last updated: November 13, 2020

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