LSANI guidance notes on how to complete financial eligibility for representation higher cases on LAMS and should be read in conjunction with the Legal Aid (Financial) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015.
The Department of Justice is seeking to appoint six Independent Board Members to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.
Introduction to the new digital case management system for legal aid - LAMS.
The Legal Services Agency's Privacy Notice.
Charities and other groups sometimes find it difficult to understand whether volunteers or employees require, or are eligible, for an AccessNI check. The purpose of the guides is to help those in the voluntary/community/charity sector to determine what type of check they
The LSANI Representation lower courts - Urgent hearing notification form for practitioners to complete, scan and email.
Equality Screening Form and Rural Impact Assessment: Sentencing Police Review.
Analysis of Prison Population 01 July 2018 to 30 September 2019, Quarterly Report
Terms and conditions of use for suppliers using the Legal Aid Management System (LAMS).
Circular ‘LSA 22-19 - Notification of industrial action on 3 October 2019’ advises practitioners that on 3 October 2019, like other public sector bodies, the LSA will be able to offer very limited services due to industrial action.
Circular 'LSA 21-19 - LAMS - Termination of post go-live transitional arrangements' confirms the termination of the post go-live transitional arrangements with effect from 5.00pm on Monday 30 September 2019. The case critical email will no longer be available and
Key messages for legal aid suppliers for September 2019.
This report looks at the average daily prison population and the number of receptions into Northern Ireland prisons for the financial year 20181/9. During 2018/19, the overall average daily prison population increased by 0.6% to 1,448.
A summary on the content of all AccessNI Newsletters issued since 2015 has been provided below -
R & S Bulletin 2019 Reoffending Analysis for Participants who completed the Course for Drink Drive Offenders 2010 to 2013
Annual Reports and Threat Assessments.
Circular 'LSA 20-19 - Change of service provider for face to face interpreting and translating services in legal aid cases' advises practitioners that the Legal Services Agency Northern Ireland (‘the Agency’) will be changing service provider in relation to
Section 15 of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support for Victims) Act 2015 requires the Department to review the operation of Article 64A of the Sexual Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 2008 which criminalises the purchase of sexual services