Use this form to request prior authority or a change to cost limitation (where applicable).
Ref: CIV APP8A
PDF, 135KB, 6 pages
PDF, 103KB, 6 pages
LAA 6-page application form and guidance.
You can only request prior authority in limited circumstances. If you need to request standard rates and hours you should not submit CIV APP8A.
4 August 2014
Legal Aid Agency
Civil legal aid application forms
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.