Welcome to Ballymun Community Law Centre

Ballymun Community Law Centre was established in 2002 to tackle unmet legal need in Ballymun. The community law centre gives people within the community access to justice by providing free legal advice, information, and representation.  It also delivers a mediation service as well as a legal education programme.

For regular updates on our activities, find us on Facebook.


What is a community law centre?

A community law centre is a non-profit organisation which works to provide a range of legal services, education, and mediation within a specific community.  

Ballymun Community Law Centre is a voluntary organisation (a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee).Law13 buttons winner for web Thumbnail0

News & Updates

MAKE YOUR WILL NOW! Seminar - Tues 2nd Dec 1pm-2pm

MAKE YOUR WILL NOW! Seminar - Tues 2nd Dec 1pm-2pm

Thursday, 06 November 2014

John Costello, Solicitor with Beauchamps will deliver a seminar explaining importance of making your will and the problems caused for those you leave behind you if you fail to do so. He explains the legal requirements and how to go about making a will now. We are failing to plan for when we die. While 82% of those over age 65 have a will, only 51% of those aged between 45 and 64 have sat down with a solicitor to express their wishes for the disposal of their assets and property in writing…39% of us have not drawn up a will - McGuinness J. Get some information now! The event is FREE BUT TICKETED at BCLC so you must book in advance to guarantee a place. You can book by phoning 01-8625805 or emailing cberesford@bclc.ie

Where to find us:

Unit 1A Shangan Neighbourhood Centre, Shangan Road, Ballymun, Dublin 9 beside DCU in the Community. 
There's a map on the bottom left of this page.

Our Services

  • Consumer & Debt Law
  • Employment Law
  • Family law
  • Housing law
  • Social welfare & health
  • Other civil legal matters
  • Community mediation
  • Peer mediation
  • Family mediation
  • Legal courses and seminars







View Ballymun Community Law Centre in a larger map

Drop in to one of our FREE LEGAL ADVICE CLINICS and talk to a solicitor! 

No appointment necessary.

Next clinic:

Tuesday 2nd December 2014 at the Local Employment Centre from 10am - 12 noon.

Mon Tue         (click link for directions) Wed Thu Fri
December Clinic Calendar
1  2    Local Employment Centre 3 4 5
8  9  Ballymun Library 10 11 12
15  16 Poppintree Sports Centre 17 18 19
22  23 Please ring the office 01-8625805 24 25 26
29  30 NO CLINIC - RING 01-8625805      


Family Law Advice Clinic

We hold a family law advice-only clinic every Wednesday in the law centre.  An appointment is necessary. Click here for details

Family Mediation Service

BCLC provides a family mediation service in Ballymun.  The service is delivered by professional and experienced family mediators. 

Click here for details


Search - Use spaces to separate your keywords
3  The  Constitution. J P G
© 2014 Ballymun Community Law Centre
  • Unit 1A Shangan Neighbourhood Centre, Shangan Road, Ballymun, D9   Directors: Fiona Gallagher | Pat Gilheaney | Evelyn Hanlon | Catherine Hickey | Paul Kane | Frank Murphy | Aine Rooney |
  • Phone: + 353 1 862 5805
  • Fax: + 353 1 891 6848
  • Email: info@bclc.ie