Victoria Legal Aid Handbook for Lawyers

Handbook for lawyers

The VLA Handbook for lawyers sets out how to apply for a grant of legal assistance and the guidelines and conditions of receiving a grant. It also explains the payment structure for private lawyers who perform legal aid work.

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ATLAS is our online system for practitioners to lodge and track applications for grants of legal assistance, extensions of assistance and claims. 

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Reviewed 16 April 2024