Self Help

Legal Aid South Africa offers legal information on a variety of subject matters to allow individuals to educate themselves on specific issues. .

You can access Legal Aid SA’s self help page on these issues here:

  • Administration of Estates
  • Children’s Rights
  • Citizenship
  • Consumer Protection
  • Divorce
  • Equality Court including the Equality Act
  • Exemption to pay School Fees
  • Expungement (Removal ) of a Criminal record
  • Social Grants
  • Maintenance
  • Marriage
  • Mediation
  • Obtaining a Domestic Violence Protection Order
  • Rights of Domestic Workers
  • Small Claims Court
  • Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF)
  • What to do in a motor car accident

Any specific questions should be directed to an attorney.