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Legal aid statistics

These reports present the key statistics on activity in the legal aid system for England and Wales.

The reports include statistics on:

  • Criminal legal aid
  • Civil legal aid
  • Central Funds
  • Providers of legal aid
  • Client diversity

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Published 9 September 2013
Last updated 25 June 2020 + show all updates
  1. Legal aid statistics: January to March 2020 edition added

  2. Legal aid statistics quarterly: October to December 2019 edition added

  3. Legal aid statistics quarterly: July to September 2019 edition added

  4. Legal aid statistics: April to June 2019 edition added

  5. Legal aid statistics: January to March 2019 edition added

  6. Statistical notice added

  7. Legal aid statistics: October to December 2018 edition added

  8. Legal aid statistics: July to September 2018 edition added

  9. Legal aid statistics: April to June 2018 edition added

  10. Legal aid statistics: January to March 2018 edition added

  11. Jan to March 2016 quarterly statistics added.

  12. Latest legal aid statistics added.

  13. Legal aid statistics: January to March 2015

  14. Legal aid statistics: October to December 2014 published A guide to legal aid statistics in England and Wales published

  15. Legal aid statistics for July 2014 to September 2014 published.

  16. Statistical notice added for next legal aid statistics quarterly

  17. Official statistics for Exceptional Case Funding have been removed. These can now be found in the legal aid statistics bulletins. These official statistics supersede any previously released management information.

  18. Legal aid statistics for April to June 2014 published.

  19. Statistical notices published for the next future publications

  20. Latest stats from April 2013 to March 2014 added.

  21. Exceptional Case Funding statistics for April 2013 to December 2013 published.

  22. Latest legal aid statistics added.

  23. Added a new publication - Exceptional Case Funding in Legal Aid Statistics

  24. First published.