Our Purpose: People in the community experiencing disadvantage are provided accessible legal and social justice services.

Our Values: At Cairns Community Legal Centre, we are committed to eight core values which guide and shape the way we work each day. Our values underpin everything we do and are essential to the future direction and success of the Centre.

IntegrityWe instill confidence in each other, our clients and our stakeholders by acting professionally, with honesty and saying what we mean, doing what we say we will do and taking responsibility for our actions.
CommitmentWe work with a strong spirit of service and are dedicated to ensuring best outcomes.
FairnessWe promote equality by approaching each person and situation with an attitude that reflects an open, unbiased stance that seeks natural justice for all.
CompassionWe care about people, respond to their situations with empathy and understanding, and help empower.
AdaptabilityWe are willing to learn, have a continuous desire to improve and develop and remain flexible and open to change.
Working TogetherWe each contribute to a cooperative and supportive working environment where strengths and achievements are acknowledged, effective interpersonal relationships are built and maintained and a positive attitude and enthusiasm is encouraged.
DiversityWe are committed to an inclusive culture where we value difference, treat people in a manner that demonstrates respect, and recognises their personal characteristics, attributes, individual qualities, talents, perspectives, backgrounds and experiences.
RespectWe foster an environment where everyone is appreciated, valued and respected for who they are, the roles they have and their differing views and beliefs.


1800 062 608 | (07) 4031 7688

Phone Lines Open

Mon – Fri | 9am-4pm


2nd Floor, Main Street Arcade
82 Grafton Street Cairns

Doors Open

Mon – Thu | 9am-4pm
Fri | 9am - 12pm.

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