Let’s help you take care of potential legal risks with Business Legal Advice from LIPCO - a telephonic legal advice service that gives legal opinion on various business legal matters. The service is available weekdays between 8:00 and 17:00 and Saturdays between 8:00 and 12:00, excluding public holidays. Please note that this service provides you with a legal opinion only. You can ask LIPCO to represent or perform actual legal work, but this will be at your own discretion and at your own cost.

Get advice on legal matters

As an Absa Business Account holder you get free access to general advice on any legal matter with Advice Assist.

Get advice on labour matters

We can assist you with legal advice on labour matters, including CCMA referrals, disciplinary hearings, warnings and retrenchment procedures through Labour Assist.

Protect your business

We can help protect your business by giving you advice on matters concerning intellectual property, trademarks and patents through Business Protect.

Access to lawyers

We can help you choose the right attorney should your business face litigation. You also get a substantial discount in legal fees with LIPCO’s panel of attorneys through Litigation Lifeline.

How to get it & what you can expect

Features and benefits
  • General advice on any legal matter with Advice Assist
  • Standard contracts such as non-disclosure agreements (NDA), employee contracts and lease agreements with Call-a-Contract
  • Legal advice on labour matters, including CCMA referrals, disciplinary hearings, warnings and retrenchment procedures through Labour Assist
  • Guidance on regulations such as consumer protection, protection of personal information, treating customers fairly and the Companies Act through Compliance Assist
  • Advice on protecting your business in terms of intellectual property, trademarks and patents through Business Protect
  • Help with registration, updates on regulations and complaints with regards to National Home Builder Regulations Council (NHBRC) matters through Builder Assistance
  • Legal advice on BBBEE regulations through BBBEE Assist
  • Legal assistance in dealing with creditors to get invoices paid through Creditor Check
  • Advice on any personal legal matters (including family, civil, labour and criminal matters) through Personal Assist
  • Help in choosing the right attorney should your business face litigation, and a substantial discount in legal fees with LIPCO’s panel of a attorneys through Litigation Lifeline. 
Qualifying criteria
How to get it

Or contact LIPCO on +27(0) 21 521 2998

Need more help?

Let one of our consultants assist you.

If you’re an existing customer

Contact your Relationship Executive or your Enterprise Banker

If you’re a new customer or you don’t bank with us

Call us on:

0860 040 302