All information and services
Information and Services for both Family and Community Services and Justice agencies.
A-Z list of housing offices opens in new window
A-Z listing of FACS Housing offices. Offices are generally open from 9.00am to 5.00pm unless stated otherwise.
About affordable rental housing opens in new window
Understand what affordable housing is and who can access it
About MyHousing Online Services opens in new window
Online services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All you need is a computer, smartphone or tablet with an internet connection.
About us opens in new window
Includes who we are, what we do, and news and media
Access a private rental subsidy through Rent Choice opens in new window
Rent Choice is a private rental subsidy that helps you pay the rent for up to three years. Financial assistance may be available if you have had a major financi[...]
Access coronial documents opens in new window
Who can access coronial documents including police reports, medical examination reports and the coroner's finding.
Admission as a Lawyer/Public Notary opens in new window
To be admitted as a lawyer in NSW, you must apply to the Legal Profession Admission Board for a compliance certificate.
Admission of Overseas Qualified Lawyers opens in new window
If you completed the academic requirements for admission in a foreign jurisdiction (outside Australia), you must have your qualification assessed by the Board, [...]
Adopting a child opens in new window
When considering adopting a child, some options include local and intercountry adoption, out-of-home care, special needs and intrafamily adoptions.
Adopting from overseas opens in new window
Find more about intercountry adoption if you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident, including waiting times, fees and costs, and legal requirements.
Adopting locally opens in new window
Information for couples and families who want to adopt babies and children locally in NSW, including a list of adoption agencies other than FACS.
Adopting within the family opens in new window
Legal requirements and application process for intrafamily adoption, which is adopting a child by a step parent or relative.