Instructed advocate guidance and AGFS help with older cases

Guidance and help for cases with a representation order date issued before April 2013.


Further AGFS guidance


Instructed advocate guidance for advocates and Advocates Graduated Fee Scheme (AGFS) guidance.

In these 2 guides, you’ll find definitions on:

  • indictment
  • information about appeals and committals
  • guilty pleas and cracked trials
  • bench warrants
  • information on disclosure and confiscation hearings
  • special and wasted preparation
Published 1 June 2014
Last updated 10 March 2016 + show all updates
  1. Further AGFS guidance updated.
  2. First published.