Areas of Intervention

The public interest legal services sector is involved in a wide variety of work across multiple fronts. Virtually every major area of social concern is the subject of some form of public interest legal work, which, is often met with real success.

To find out more about the areas under which public interest legal service organisations carry out their work are, explore the following areas:

Basic Services

Criminal Justice

Education & Children's Rights

Environmental Justice

Gender & Women's Rights

Governance & Participation


Housing and Land

Refugees & Migrant's Rights

Rural Justice

Social Security

Worker's Rights