PDF legal aid forms

These forms are in PDF, ready for you to download, save to your computer or print off and use like a pre-printed form.

Applications

Family and civil

Family and civil legal aid application form [PDF, 3.6 MB]

Criminal

Criminal legal aid application form [PDF, 341 KB]

Form 22 Police Detention Legal Assistance Scheme (PDLA) notification form [PDF, 298 KB]

Waitangi Tribunal

Form 14 Waitangi Tribunal Proceedings [PDF, 837 KB]

Amendment to grant

Form 15 Waitangi Tribunal proceedings [PDF, 365 KB]

Form 51 Criminal legal aid [PDF, 286 KB]

Form 52 Family and Civil legal aid [PDF, 351 KB]

Tax invoices

Form 4 Criminal legal aid non-fixed fees [PDF, 338 KB]

Form 10 Family legal aid non-fixed fees [PDF, 425 KB]

Form 13 PDLA [PDF, 351 KB]

Form 16 Waitangi Tribunal proceedings [PDF, 398 KB]

Form 20 Civil legal aid non-fixed fees [PDF, 287 KB]

Form 42 Victims Orders against Violent Offenders [PDF, 416 KB]

Form 44 Employment Relations Authority - Fixed Fees [PDF, 372 KB]

Form 46 Public Protection Orders [PDF, 398 KB]

Form 48 Children's Workers Exemption Appeals [PDF, 372 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for charges filed on or before to 30 June 2013)

Form 23 Criminal legal aid fixed fees A-C [PDF, 325 KB]

Form 24 Criminal legal aid fixed fees D-F [PDF, 333 KB]

Form 25 Criminal legal aid fixed fees G [PDF, 314 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for charges filed after 1 July 2013 / applications received prior to 3 July 2016)

Form 23A Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 324 KB]

Form 24A Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 368 KB]

Form 25A Fixed Fees G (High Court) [PDF, 303 KB]

Form 26 Fixed Fees H-I (Court of Appeal and Supreme Court) [PDF, 283 KB]

Form 27 Fixed Fees J (Parole)  [PDF, 299 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for applications / amendments received on or after 4 July 2016)

Form 23B Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 347 KB]

Form 24B Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 387 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for applications received on or after 3 July 2017)

Form 23C Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 338 KB]

Form 24C Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 365 KB] [PDF, 348 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for applications received on or after 2 July 2018)

Form 23D Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 344 KB]

Form 24D Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 361 KB]

Form 25B Fixed Fees G (High Court) [PDF, 312 KB]

Form 26A Fixed Fees H-I (Court of Appeal and Supreme Court) [PDF, 281 KB]

Form 27A Fixed Fees J (Parole) [PDF, 301 KB]

Family & ACC legal aid fixed fee invoices

Form 30 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Adoption [PDF, 366 KB]

Form 31 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Oranga Tamariki [PDF, 385 KB]

Form 32 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Care of Children/Guardianship – for pre 31 March 2014 cases [PDF, 374 KB]

Form 32A Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Care of Children/Guardianship – for post 31 March 2014 cases [PDF, 392 KB]

Form 33 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Family Violence [PDF, 399 KB]

Form 34 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Maintenance [PDF, 381 KB]

Form 35 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Relationship Property [PDF, 377 KB]

Form 38 ACC Legal Aid Fixed Fee [PDF, 373 KB]

Form 40 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Paternity [PDF, 370 KB]

Form 41 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Protection of Personal and Property Rights [PDF, 382 KB]

Supplementary forms

Form 11 Application for Reconsideration [PDF, 485 KB]

Form 18 Application for Write off/Exemption [PDF, 543 KB]

Form 17 Statement of financial position [PDF, 392 KB]

Legal aid complaints form [PDF, 588 KB]

Third party authorisation form [PDF, 26 KB]

Deed of Assignment of Award for Costs [PDF, 148 KB]

Payment of costs [PDF, 80 KB]

Verification of benefit income [DOC, 28 KB]

Trust form [PDF, 286 KB]

Lawyers forms

Application forms to provide legal aid services

Criminal Case Assignment List Preference form [PDF, 655 KB]

Criminal Case Assignment Availability form [PDF, 567 KB]

Change of details form [PDF, 551 KB]

Increase in litigation experience level [PDF, 712 KB]

Duty lawyer attendance - tax invoice [PDF, 329 KB]

Caveats & statutory land charges

Information and forms on caveats & statutory land charges

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