Legal & financial services

Social Security Rights Victoria (SSRV) provides free legal services to people in Victoria and those who support them. Our legal services help people understand rights and obligations in relation to social security payments and to deal with Centrelink problems.

I need legal help

SSRV provides free legal information and assistance in relation to social security issues to people who live in Victoria.

My client needs help

The SSRV Worker Help Line offers free and accessible services to social, community and health workers to help support your clients with social security matters.

Specialist projects

SSRV currently has a number of projects that focus on particular aspects of social security law and/or on working with other sectors/workers to improve client outcomes through integrated services.

Eligibility for assistance

SSRV lawyers provide a range of further legal assistance services. This assistance is subject to guidelines and availability of resources.

Privacy policy obligations

Protecting your privacy and personal information is an important part of how we manage our services. Social Security Rights Victoria has obligations and you have rights under privacy law.

Feedback & complaints

We welcome feedback and will deal with complaints in an open and fair way.