CIV APP8A: application for prior authority/change (cost limitation)

Use this form to request prior authority or a change to cost limitation (where applicable).


CIV APP8A: application for prior authority/change to cost limitation

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Guidance for completing CIV APP8A


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.

Published 4 August 2014
Last updated 31 August 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated Application Form
  2. First published.