This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
How the government is working to reduce unnecessary costs and make sure that legal aid helps those who need it.
Published: 9 April 2013
Updated: 8 May 2015
- Policy document from the 2010 to 2015 government preserved in a different format for reference
- Link to Draft Statutory Instrument added.
- Updated the policy to reflect publication of a consultation response and new consultation.
- Updated the 'Who we've consulted' section with a link to the consultation 'Transforming Legal Aid: Delivering a more credible and efficient system' that opened on 9 April 2013.
- First published.