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Rights and citizenship

You might be interested in the following rights and citizenship information

Citzens' Advice Bureau, Sefton

The Citizens Advice service gives free, impartial, confidential advice to help people to solve their legal, financial, benefit, employment, housing, consumer and other problems.

Sefton Advocacy Service

Sefton Advocacy Service is an Independent Advocacy Service for people who live in Sefton. Every individual has the right to say what they want and need when important decisions are being made which will affect their lives.

Sefton Pensioners’ Advocacy Centre

The Sefton Pensioner’s Advocacy offers casework advocacy services to older people (aged 60+) in Sefton and surrounding areas. They provide help in a range of areas, from general advocacy to specialist services to support people with a variety of needs.

Information last updated 09 February 2016

National information

Citizens Advice

Check the Consumer section for advice on buying on the Internet, returning goods, rogue traders, choosing and comparing energy suppliers etc.

Law Society - find a solicitor

Search the database of registered solicitors, and find further guidance about paying for legal services, specialist solicitors, lawyers for businesses etc.

Legal aid

Find out about Legal Aid, eligibility criteria and how to claim it.

UK legislation

Search the official portal to the full text of all legislation from 1988 to the present day.


Register to vote or apply for vote by proxy.

Which? Consumer rights

Find sample letters, step-by-step guides to how to place a complaint and guidance on relevant legislation.

Write to them

Get help in identifying and writing a message to your local councillor, MP or MEPs.