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Registration for Criminal, Civil and Children’s legal assistance


Any firm wishing to provide legal assistance must be entered on to the relevant Legal Assistance Register, which is established and maintained by SLAB.

For Children's Legal Assistance and Criminal Legal Assistance the individual solicitors at a firm must also register before they can carry out any legal aid work.

Please use the links below to begin the registration process for your chosen area:



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