You need to provide 1 piece of written evidence of child abuse if you’re applying for legal aid to:
You can use any of these sample letters to ask for this evidence.
If you have a lawyer, they will be able to help you complete the letters and get the evidence.
Find out more about how to apply for legal aid.
Responding to a request
If you’re asked to give evidence that a child has been abused or is at risk, use this sample letter to reply.