Speak to us in your language

Speak to us in your language

If you don’t speak or understand English well, you can call us to speak to someone in your own language about the law and our services. This service is open Monday to Friday, 8 am to 6 pm and it is free.

How to call us

You can call Legal Help on 1300 792 387 and ask for an interpreter.

We have interpreters

Available languages

You can also get this service in these languages:

Language Current availability Phone number
عربي / Arabic Monday–Friday (03) 9269 0127
Bahasa (Malay)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 
10.15 am – 2.15 pm
TBC
Bosanski/Bosnian Monday–Friday (03) 9269 0164
普通話 / Mandarin Monday–Friday (03) 9269 0212
廣東話 / Cantonese Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday  (03) 9269 0161​
Hrvatski / Croatian Monday–Friday (03) 9269 0164
Dari

Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.

Currently not available. Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
French Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
Ελληvικά / Greek Monday – Wednesday (03) 9269 0167
עִבְרִית / Hebrew Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
हिंदी / Hindi   (03) 9269 0487
Hokkien Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday TBC
Italiano / Italian Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
فار س / Persian (Farsi) Tuesday, Thursday (03) 9269 0123
Polski / Polish Monday–Thursday and every second Friday (03) 9269 0228
Pусский / Russian Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
Samoan Monday, Wednesday, Thursday  TBC
Српски / Serbian Monday–Friday (03) 9269 0332
Turkçe / Turkish Monday–Wednesday, Friday  (03) 9269 0386
Español / Spanish Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
Українська Moba / Ukrainian Monday–Thursday and every second Friday (03) 9269 0390
Urdu Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450. Currently not available. Call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.
Việt-ngữ / Vietnamese Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (03) 9269 0391

If your language is not listed here, phone the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 and ask to be put through to Victoria Legal Aid’s Legal Help on 1300 792 387.

More help in other languages

We also have information about our services and written in those other languages. See Get help in your own language.

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