About us

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Our organisation

Tasmania Legal Aid is a statutory body set up by the Legal Aid Commission Act 1990 (Tas). We commenced operation in 1991 and are the largest government-funded legal assistance service in Tasmania.

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Our board

Tasmania Legal Aid is responsible to a board of five commissioners, including the director. The chair is Mr Patrick Lunn.

Action Plan

The Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) affirms Tasmania Legal Aid's commitment to working with First Nations Peoples on a journey to justice.

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Annual reports

The annual report contains information about the services and activities of our organisation and the annual financial statements.

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Strategic plan

Our 2023-27 Strategic Plan sets an exciting course over the next four years, strengthening our engagement with our community, and collaboration with our partners and key stakeholders.

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Jobs at Tasmania Legal Aid are posted on the Tasmanian Government job website.