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If you are appealing against a conviction or sentence you can apply for bail until the appeal is heard if you can show exceptional circumstances.
The application for bail is the same as for an ordinary application.
The Affidavit you need to complete for a bail application pending an appeal is almost the same as the one in this kit, but there are a few extra things you need to do. It is best that you seek legal advice if you are in this situation.
You can apply for bail pending an appeal after a sentence or a trial, however the court will usually only grant bail if the sentence you are serving is for six months or less.
The court considers:
Appeal bail is only granted in exceptional circumstances and decisions are usually treated as correct unless they are proved wrong by the Court of Appeal.