Community Law Marlborough

Te Ture Umanga mō te iwi whānui

We provide free, confidential legal information,
assistance and education to the Marlborough community

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Community Law Marlborough provides free community legal services to meet the unmet legal needs in our community.  Our community is the Marlborough district including Havelock, Picton and Kaikoura.  We currently have weekly outreach clinics in Kaikoura.  We are funded by the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) to provide these services to you but welcome any donations/koha.

Our Principles are:

  • Commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi
  • Accountability to our Community
  • Promoting participatory justice and self - reliance
  • Increasing people's knowledge and expectations on Law
  • Integrity and Professionalism

Mission: Empowering our Community to access Justice by providing free legal services to all with unmet legal needs.

Our Service: is for everybody in Marlborough and Kaikoura with an unmet legal need, who cannot afford a lawyer, are not eligible for legal aid, or have experienced economic, social, cultural, or other barriers to accessing legal services.


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Community Law Marlborough Opening Hours

14 Market Street Blenheim

We are open Monday to Friday during the following times: 

  • Monday & Tuesday & Thursday 8:30am - 5pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am - 6:30pm - by appointment
  • Friday 8:30am - 4pm 

We offer our services by way of appointment, phone and email. Drop-ins are welcome depending on availability.
Contact us for more details
(03) 577 9919 or 0800 266 529

Kaikoura Outreach Clinic

We provide an outreach clinic in Kaikoura every Tuesday.

This clinic is situated at:

Heartlands, Beach Road Kaikoura

Clinic hours are 10.30 – 3.00pm.

Please phone Heartlands 03 909 9292 to make an appointment
or if the matter is urgent please phone our Blenheim office:

03 577 9919 to talk to a Caseworker.