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.

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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.  

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INTRODUCTION TO FAMILY LAW-starting 29th September 2014

INTRODUCTION TO FAMILY LAW-starting 29th September 2014

Tuesday, 09 September 2014

This introduction to Irish Family Law course runs over four Mondays from 10.30am to 12 noon. The course will consider what is family law in Ireland today and will look at the Constitution, legislation, case law and the European Convention on Human Rights. It will examine the law in relation to family, children, child care, maintenance, cohabitation, marriage, separation and divorce. It is essential that you book your place in advance if you would like to attend as space is limited. Call us on 01-8625805 or email info@bclc.ie to register.

Where to find us:

Shangan Neighbourhood Centre (Unit 1A), 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







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

No appointment necessary.

Next clinic:

Tuesday 23rd September at the Coultry Neighbourhood Centre, Ballymun hosted by the Drop In Well, from 10am - 12 noon.

Mon Tue         (click link for directions) Wed Thu Fri
September 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  Coultry Neighbourhood Centre 24 25 26
29 30  NO CLINIC - please ring the office.      


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


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© 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