There are 382 Citizens Advice organisations across England and Wales, all of which are members of Citizens Advice. Together we make up the Citizens Advice service. We help people resolve their legal, financial and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers.
Check the Consumer section for advice on buying on the Internet, returning goods, rogue traders, choosing and comparing energy suppliers etc.
Get guidance about Data Protection, Privacy and Freedom of Information.
Search the database of registered solicitors, and find further guidance about paying for legal services, specialist solicitors, lawyers for businesses etc.
Find out about Legal Aid, eligibility criteria and how to claim it.
Find the details of the ombudsman relevant to your complaint.
Create a new petition or contribute to existing ones.
Search the official portal to the full text of all legislation from 1988 to the present day.
Get advice about immigration, asylum and British citizenship.
Register to vote or apply for vote by proxy.
Find sample letters, step-by-step guides to how to place a complaint and guidance on relevant legislation.
Get help in identifying and writing a message to your local councillor, MP or MEPs.