About the Information and Analysis Unit (IAU)

Information & Analysis Unit (IAU) is the statistical and research team posted within the Legal Services Agency Northern Ireland. Consisting of statisticians on secondment from the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) it provides an independent service to meet the research and statistical needs of the Agency and the wider Department.

LSA Information & Analysis Unit (IAU)

IAU produces and publishes annual Official Statistics outputs, as well as regular key performance indicators on the delivery of Legal Aid.

The Unit also delivers a range of management information to the Agency and its Board Members alongside the provision of a robust evidence base to inform the Department’s legal aid reform programme through a mix of qualitative and quantitative outputs.

Publication dates for future official statistics over the next 12 months are available within the LSANI Official Statistics future publication schedule. This includes the Agency’s annual Legal Aid in Northern Ireland Official Statistics publication, which can be accessed via the ‘Annual Statistics’ link below.

The Information & Analysis Unit welcomes user engagement and can be contacted at:

Information & Analysis Unit
Legal Services Agency Northern Ireland
Department of Justice
Third Floor, AIB Building
92 Ann Street

Email address: IAU@lsani.gov.uk

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