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Appeals

Assessment criteria

For legal aid to be granted for an ICL at an appeal, the following tests must be satisfied:

Documentary requirements

Applications received from preferred supplier or in-house practitioner

Practitioners seeking a grant of legal assistance must electronically submit an application for aid via the Grants Online system.

The following documents are retained on file:

Grant(s) of aid

The grants of aid that may be available are as follows:

  • IC5A - Appeal to a single judge of the Family Court
  • IC5B - Appeal to the full court of the Family Court

Extension(s) of aid

The grants of aid that may be available as are follows:

  • IC5C - Additional days of appeal

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).

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