Legal aid is considered a loan. You may have to repay some or all of your legal aid, depending on how much you earn, what property you own and whether you receive any money or property as a result of your case.
Legal aid may be available for people who need a lawyer but cannot afford one, and are:
Find out more about legal aid for a criminal matter:
Legal aid may be available for some family disputes and problems - as well as for civil disputes.
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