Help us continue the fight for social justice
Asylum seeker health rights
Discrimination: mental health and insurance
Better outcomes for indigenous kids in care
Accessible public transport
A voice for people experiencing homelessness
Unlawful imprisonment of young people
Landmark challenge to reduce electricity bills
Homeless Persons’ Legal Service
How we create change
Discrimination law explainer: how to protect LGBTI students and teachers 17 Oct 2018
How can we protect LGBT students and teachers from discrimination? Following reporting by Fairfax media of the recommendations of the Ruddock Review into religious freedom, attention has been focused on the treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students and... Read More
In October 2018, the Sri Lankan Parliament passed a bill establishing an Office for Reparations. This was one of the...
PIAC’s Energy + Water Consumer Advocacy Program (EWCAP) has welcomed the New South Wales Government’s efforts to help households with...
Essential Energy has come out on top in PIAC’s first formal evaluation of the consumer engagement practices for the three...
Banking Royal Commission hears: TAL refuses to pay cancer claim and cancels income protection policy because of visits to psychologist14 Sep 2018
Unfair and discriminatory treatment by insurance companies has been under the spotlight at the Banking Royal Commission, with insurance company...
History and achievements
The Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) was launched in July 1982....
The Homeless Persons’ Legal Service (HPLS) provides people who are...
Energy + Water
The Energy + Water Consumers’ Advocacy Program (EWCAP) works to...
PIAC offers public training workshops and customised workshops for groups with...