SLAB Corporate Plan 2017-20

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017

SLAB has today published its new three year Corporate Plan.

The plan includes a new Purpose and Strategic Objectives for the organisation and covers a period of transition as we await the outcome of the independent review of legal aid in early 2018, and Ministers’ response to it.

Our new purpose focuses on our key role in administering the legal aid system and advising Ministers on its development.

The new strategic objectives are weighted towards delivering a transformation in the administration of the legal aid system. We will take a fresh look at what we do, and how and why we do it.

In doing so we will develop improvements in our processes that have in mind the best interests of those that use or deliver legal assistance.

Our priorities to 2020 are:

 Our Plan on a Page sets out the key activity that we will undertake under each of our priority areas, along with the benefits that will be seen by applicants and the legal profession.

 For more information, please contact: Andrew McIntosh, Corporate support Manager,