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

LAW TALK - Low Pay Commission, its work and submissions

LAW TALK - Low Pay Commission, its work and submissions

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

A free but ticketed event at BCLC on Wed 8th April 2015, 1-2pm. With the Low Pay Commission currently seeking National Minimum Wage submissions before advising Government, Prof. MICHAEL DOHERTY, Department of Law, Maynooth University, joint author of Principles of Irish Employment Law, examines the work of the Low Pay Commission and their public consultation on the national minimum wage and discusses how to make a submission. For tickets please contact BCLC on 01-8625805 or info@bclc.ie

Easter Opening Times

BCLC will be closed on Friday 3rd and Monday 6th April 2015.  Business as usual will resume at 9am on Tuesday 7th April with no disruption to the Outreach Clinic from 10am at the Local Employment Centre.  BCLC Board and Staff wish you all a Happy Easter.

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







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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 7th April 2015 at the Local Employment Centre from 10am - 12 noon.
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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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© 2015 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 | Karl Murphy | Olivia Smith |
  • Phone: + 353 1 862 5805
  • Fax: + 353 1 891 6848
  • Email: info@bclc.ie