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Legal Aid Agency (LAA)

  1. Check if you can get legal aid

    Find out if you can get legal aid, which can help pay for legal advice, family mediation or representation in court or at a tribunal if you can’t afford it

  2. Legal Aid Agency

    The home of Legal Aid Agency on GOV.UK.

  3. Legal aid

    Legal aid helps pay for legal advice, mediation or representation in court - see if you can claim

  4. Find a legal adviser

    Find a legal adviser or solicitor near you - search by name, postcode, town, area of law

  5. Civil Legal Advice (CLA)

    How to get free and confidential advice from Civil Legal Advice in England and Wales.

  6. Duty solicitors: rotas, information and guidance

    Duty solicitors rotas, lists, standard crime contract 2017 and contact details.

  7. Legal aid guidance

    General information including on costs assessment and remuneration for civil and crime matters.

  8. Sample letters to get evidence of domestic violence

    Use these letters to ask for documents from the police, courts and other agencies to help you get legal aid.

  9. CW1: financial eligibility for legal aid clients

    Controlled work form: client seeking legal help, help at court or family help (lower).

  10. Graduated fee calculators

    For use in calculating claims under the Litigators' Graduated Fee Scheme (LGFS) and Advocates' Graduated Fee Scheme (AGFS).

  11. Crime news: police station telephone advice tender launch

    A new tender process is to be launched to provide Crime Defence Direct telephone legal advice for 12 months from 1 June 2020.

  12. Legal aid: apply for exceptional case funding

    Overview, how to apply, where to send paperwork and how long the exceptional case funding (ECF) process takes.

  13. Apply for legal aid

    Legal aid application forms and guidance for civil and crime work: apply online or through CCMS, deal with high cost or exceptional cases.

  14. Criminal legal aid: means testing

    Determine financial eligibility for legal aid: check household income, calculate living costs, enforcement action, apply for hardship or eligibility review.

  15. L17: statement of earnings

    A statement of your earnings, including overtime, bonus or commission, for the last 3 months.

  16. Civil legal aid: means testing

    How to work out financial eligibility for legal aid: income and capital means testing, passporting and the civil legal aid calculator.

  17. Crime news: stalking protection orders and claiming for work

    We are updating our guidance to reflect regulatory changes on the new Stalking Protection Orders which are being introduced from 20 January 2020.

  18. Claim for criminal legal aid work under graduated fee schemes

    Claim for payment for criminal legal aid work in crown courts under the Advocates' Graduated Fee Scheme or the Litigators' Graduated Fee Scheme.

  19. Crown Court fee guidance

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

  20. Standard civil contract 2018

    The 2018 Standard Civil Contract governs the provision of face-to-face legal aid services in all civil categories.