Women's Legal Service (Tasmania) Inc

Exemption no: 18/06/012

Date granted: 14/07/2018

Date of expiry: 04/07/2021

Date advertised in Tasmanian Government Gazette: 11/07/2018

Relevant exceptions under the Act: Sections 25, 26, 27(1)(d)


This exemption was granted to permit Women's Legal Service (Tasmania) Inc to recruit and employ women only in the identified positions within the organisation for the purposes of:

  • a) providing Tasmanian women with legal assistance and advice across many areas of law; and
  • b) providing a safe and un-threatening working environment to its clients in particular, women addressing family violence issues accessing these services on a daily basis.