You need to provide 1 piece of written evidence of domestic violence to get legal aid in a divorce or separation.
You can use any of these sample letters to ask for proof.
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.
If you’re a professional who works with victims of domestic violence and have been asked to provide evidence for a legal aid application, please use the relevant sample letter below to reply.
Letters to send to court
Letters to send to the police
Letters to send to medical, social and support services
Published 19 December 2014