Hackney Community Law Centre

MENU menu

Close close menu

Contact HCLC

Emails us with a General or Legal Enquiry


GDPR Data Protection

Please note that by emailing us information you are giving consent to Hackney Community Law Centre recording sensitive personal information about you which may be stored for funding requirement purposes and will be deleted after 12months.


For Legal problem,  please complete "email us: legal problem". Information submitted will be sent to a qualified solicitor and treated in the strictest confidence.  We will not add your details to a mailing list unless you specifically request this, and your data will not be passed on to third parties.


This email service is not prioritised and therefore any urgent deadlines remain the responsibility of the sender.


Opening Times

Hackney Community Law Centre is open between 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm Mondays to Fridays.

We are closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm Mondays to Fridays.

We are not open on Saturdays or Sundays.


How to Find Us

Address: Hackney Community Law Centre, 2nd Floor, 8 Lower Clapton Road, London E5 0PD

Buses: 38; 48; 55; 106; 242; 253; 254

Nearest train station: Hackney Central London overground station.

Hackney Downs overground station (8 minute walk).

Check: the Transport for London website for your route.


Contact Details:


Office Opening Hours: Monday to Fridays – 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm 

Main Telephone Number 020 8985 5236  


Email: admin@hclc.org.uk

Fax Number: 020 8533 2018

DX:  35465 Hackney 


For Legal Advice, please call our advice line on 0208 985 5236, Monday to Wednesday from 10:00am to 12:00pm and press the following option:

•        Option 1 – Housing

•        Option 2 – Immigration/asylum
•        Option 3 – Welfare Benefits 

Please note that our lines are very busy and we may not able to answer your call  If you are unable to get through, please contact us by email, admin@hclc.org.uk and provide full details of your legal problem.  



Enter your details here: