National Debt Helpline

Provides free, independent and confidential financial counselling with a qualified professional via phone or live chat Monday to Friday. You can call them on 1800 007 007.

Helps with
Financial stress
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What they do

National Debt Helpline is a not-for-profit service that helps people with their debt problems. Their financial counsellors are qualified professionals who offer free, independent and confidential counselling to help you get your finances back under control.

They can also put you in touch with other services you require, such as legal services, crisis food and accommodation services, and health services.

You can call the National Debt Helpline on 1800 007 007 from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday or chat to a financial counsellor online from 9 am to 8 pm Monday to Friday.

Who they're for

National Debt Helpline is for anyone over 18 in Australia who are experiencing financial hardship and struggling to pay off their debt.

How they help

Their financial counsellors can assess your financial situation, help you explore your options, negotiate with your creditors, put plans in place to manage your debts and help you get your finances back under control.

They can also provide information and advice about credit and debt related matters, bankruptcy and debt collection laws, grants and concessions available to help with cost of living and how to access other specialist support services.

You can find more information about how they can help you here.

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