Victoria Legal Aid (VLA) will pay a lump sum fee in an Infringements case, in accordance with Table X.
These fees are effective from 1 January this year. For fees payable prior to this see Archived versions of the Handbook.
Note – VLA will not pay additional fees:
- if the lawyer briefs counsel or a lawyer advocate
- for consolidation of infringements.
|Preparation, including the work involved in:
|Urgent matter: preparation (see table note below)||$232|
|Urgent matter: appearance (see table note below)||$405|
|If assisted person requests adjournment of case, but only if VLA approves adjournment in advance||$267|
Table note: If request for legal assistance is made no earlier than the day immediately before the substantive hearing.
Reviewed 31 December 2022