Economic Justice Australia is the peak organisation for community legal centres providing specialist advice to people on their social security issues and rights.
Our members have provided people with free and independent information, advice, education and representation in the area of social security for over 30 years.
Our members operate in all states and territories of Australia.
FOR A FAIR SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM
We believe that everyone has an equal right to receive economic support when we hit challenges along life’s journey.
Economic Justice Australia provides expert advice to government on social security reform to make it more effective and accessible. Our recommendations are informed by our members' decades of frontline experience.
Our law and policy reform work:
- Strengthens the effectiveness and integrity of our social security system;
- Educates the community, and;
- Improves people’s lives by reducing poverty and inequality.