Guidance

Crown Court fee guidance

Crown Court legal aid graduated fee guidance for barristers and solicitors.

Documents

Crown Court fee guidance (Use this guidance for claims with a representation order dated on or after 1 April 2018)

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Revised AGFS FAQ (This provides additional information about the revised Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme, which was implemented on 1 April 2018)

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Guidance: offence classification and type for AGFS and LGFS claims (Use this spreadsheet to find the correct class for an offence for all LGFS claims and for AGFS claims with a representation order dated earlier than 1 April 2018)

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Crown Court fee guidance

This guidance covers all aspects of Crown Court legal aid fees under the Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme (AGFS) and Litigators’ Graduated Fee Scheme (LGFS).

Offence classification and type for AGFS and LGFS claims

A guide to offence classification and type for AGFS and LGFS claims.

Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 3 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. New Crown Court fee guidance and revised AGFS FAQ published.
  2. Guidance updated.
  3. Guidance updated.
  4. Crown Court fee guidance updated.
  5. Better Case Management Q&A updated.
  6. Q & A for better case management added
  7. Better case management guidance updated.
  8. Updated to include better case management guidance.
  9. First published.