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For legal aid to be granted for financial enforcement hearings, the following tests must be satisfied:
Applicants seeking a grant of legal assistance should forward all of the following documents for assessment:
Practitioners seeking a grant of legal assistance must electronically submit an application for aid via the Grants Online system attaching:
The following documents are retained on file but may be requested by Legal Aid Queensland:
The grant of aid to apply/respond for enforcement is ENF1.
If the enforcement hearing proceeds to additional days, the ENF2 grant of aid may be available.
All disputes relating to parenting and property are subject to a retrospective contribution.
A decision to refuse legal aid for this type of matter may be appealed to the external review officer (refer to review of decisions).
Last updated 15 December 2015