Employment Law Centre of WA – Merger

The Employment Law Centre of WA (ELC) has merged with two other community legal centres, Tenancy WA and The Humanitarian Group to form a new entity – Circle Green Community Legal. As of 1 October 2020, our services will be provided by Circle Green Community Legal. Click here to access Circle Green’s website. There will be a transitional period during which our resources will continue to be available on the ELC website. Click here for more information about the merger. For more information about accessing our services through Circle Green, please see here.

Service announcement on COVID-19

We have developed information resources on common issues involving COVID-19 and common questions on COVID-19 vaccines

The Employment Law Centre of WA (Inc) is an independent, not for profit community legal centre specialising in employment law.

We provide free, confidential legal advice on employment matters to vulnerable Western Australian employees.

We aim to help employees understand their rights and obligations so that they feel confident in pursuing their legal options.

If you have been dismissed from your employment, be aware that you may have as little as 21 days to make a claim. 

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Some of the things we can give you advice and information on include what to do if:

  • you have lost your job
  • you think you aren’t being paid correctly
  • your employer or prospective employer has discriminated against you
  • you have been bullied or sexually harassed at work