This section presents information about the proportion of inquiries to the different legal assistance services from Indigenous Australians, and the nature of their legal problems.
Services with available data are Legal Aid NSW Advice Service, Legal Aid NSW Duty Solicitor Service and NSW Community Legal Centres.
The report does not include data from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service or Wirringa Baiya Women's Legal Centre.
For more information
Aboriginal Justice Advisory Council, <http://www.lawlink.nsw.gov.au/ajac.nsf/pages/index
Aboriginal Justice Advisory Council, Driving Offences and Aboriginal People: Stage 1: Offence Targeting Project
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, Annual Report
Australian Bureau of Statistics, Indigenous Social Survey
, Cat. No. 4714.0, ABS, Canberra,
Australian Institute of Criminology, Trends in the Imprisonment of Indigenous People in Australia
, AIC, Canberra, 2000.
Goodstone, Alexis and Dr. Patricia Ranald, Discrimination ..... Have You Got All Day?
Public Interest Advocacy Centre, Sydney, 2001.
Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission, A statistical overview of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in Australia
, 2004 <http://www.humanrights.gov.au/social_justice/statistics/
NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, Publications and Statistics by Subject—Aboriginality