Legal Advice

Open Doors work closely with Release.
Release is a centre of expertise providing information and advice about sex work and the law.
Release have published an excellent book called Sex workers and the Law.
Release attend our Drop In sessions in Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Newham if you have legal questions relating to your sex work.
Release also provide a helpline.
The helpline number is:  08454500215.
The helpline is open from 11am—1pm & 2pm—4pm Monday to Friday. If the line is busy, a 24 hour message service is available and they aim to return your call within one business day.
All their services are free and confidential.
When calling you do not have to provide any personal details, however if you want them to call you back then you must leave a telephone number on which they can contact you.

Release provide information on your rights if you sell sex in flats, saunas and on the street.  They are also able to provide advice if you have questions about drugs and the law.