Basic Rights Queensland (BRQ) is a specialist community legal centre, providing free advice, advocacy and legal services state-wide by telephone.
Our committed staff, volunteers and students assist vulnerable people in matters relating to social security, disability discrimination and women’s employment issues.
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In the 2018 to 2019 financial year we helped 2270 people access 4921 services.
- Social Security
- Disability Discrimination
- Working Women
By percentage, our clients identified as:
Get Help Now: Call us from anywhere in Queensland.
Make a booking for Telephone Advice here.
For Social Security or Disability Discrimination
Our Telephone Advice Service runs Monday – Friday 9.30am – 12.30pm & Monday – Thursday 2.00pm – 4.30pm.
For Women’s Employment Issues please call
This service operates from 9.00am – 4.00pm on Monday, Tuesday and Friday.