Legal Aid Queensland seeks the services of private practitioners to help in the provision of criminal law, duty lawyer services at Magistrates courts located at Beenleigh, Caboolture, Ipswich, Richlands, Sandgate, and Toowoomba, for the period 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022.
Services are sought from private practitioners who are accredited duty lawyers, hold current practicing certificates, and are either:
- preferred suppliers of Legal Aid Queensland; or
- community legal centres which are members of Community Legal Centres Queensland
The invitation to tender(DOCX, 83KB), tender documents and the guidelines listed below contain information relating to terms of service provision and have been provided for use by practitioners submitting a tender:
Duty Lawyer Services Tender Statistics, financial year 2020- 21 are also attached for the following nominated courts:
The statistical data provided were derived from data contained in session reports lodged by duty lawyers in the period 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021.
Any queries relating to the information provided should be raised with John Dean, Coordinator Duty Lawyer Service/Tender—email email@example.com or phone 07 3917 0404.
Tenders close at 5pm on 28 May 2021. All tender bids must be received by this time.