Police referred youth justice conferences are not subject to the means test or merits test.
Application received from client
Applicants seeking a grant of legal assistance should forward all of the following documents for assessment:
- A completed and signed Legal Aid Queensland application form.
Application received from preferred supplier or in-house practitioner
Practitioners seeking a grant of legal assistance should electronically submit an application for aid via the Grants Online system.
The following documents are retained on file but may be requested by Legal Aid Queensland:
Grant(s) of aid
The grant of aid for a youth justice conference is CCP.
Review of decisions
A decision to refuse legal aid for this type of matter may be appealed to the external review officer (refer to review of decisions).