Legal and Family Law

Legal services in North East Lincolnshire

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CAFCASS – Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service – National Helpline

Operates within the law set by Parliament and under the rules and directions of the family courts to safeguard and promote the welfare of children/give advice to the family courts/make provision for children to be represented/provide information, advice and support to children and their families.

Mon- Fri: 9am-5pm (Excluding bank holidays)

0300 456 4000


Provide free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as training and consultancy on child law and children’s rights.

Child Law Advice Line 0300 330 5480 - freephone in areas of English child, family and educational law. Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm

Civil Legal Advice Education Law Line 0345 345 4345 - Education legal advice for those eligible for Legal Aid. Monday-Friday: 9am-8pm Saturday:9am-12.30pm

Migrant Children's Project Advice Line 0207 636 8505- advice on rights of asylum seeking and migrant children. Tuesday-Thursday: 10am-4pm

Probate Office – Lincoln Sub-Registry

The right to deal with someone's estate is called Probate. A Grant of Probate is an order of the court giving one or more people the legal authority to administer the estate of the deceased in order to distribute it correctly to the beneficiaries.

There are two main types

 (1) Grant of Probate, where there is a Will

 (2) Letters of Administration, where there is no Will.

These are the contact details of the office for our local area:

Monday-Friday: 9.30am-4pm

01522 523648

360 High Street, Lincoln, LN5 7PS

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