North West & Western Tasmania
Financial Counselling

Financial counsellors provide a free, independent and confidential service on the phone or face to face. They have an extensive knowledge of a range of areas of law and policy, including consumer credit law, debt enforcement practices, the bankruptcy regime, industry hardship policies and government concession frameworks.

Services Included
options when dealing with debt
negotiating with creditors
consumer rights and responsibilities
accessing superannuation
bankruptcy and its alternatives
referral to legal services if appropriate
community education sessions about any finance related issue for any community-based organisation wishing to empower its members and clients
Any individual or family who is experiencing financial difficulty is eligible to use this service.
Face to face financial counselling is available in Devonport and Burnie.
Counsellors also make regular visits to Deloraine, Smithton and in Tasmanian prisons.
Disability Access
Parking, Ground Floor, Wheelchair access
Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
1800 243 232
03 6430 3350
6 Strahan Street, Burnie, 7320, TAS