Reforms and projects
Select the relevant section from the menu on the left to see information about reforms and projects.
The following are our current projects:
Legal Aid Fund: Consultation on payments to third parties
We are carrying out a three-month fact-finding and consultation exercise that is intended to inform options for the future treatment of payment of outlays. More information
Best value reviews
Best Value Review of Civil Legal Assistance - stage reporting process
Read the detailed proposals here
Best Value Review of Immigration and Asylum
Read the report and research briefing.
Best Value Review of Civil Legal Assistance - Regulation 18 (special urgency) work
You can read the report here.
Best Value Review of Mental Health work
Read the report here and the research briefing on the CLAO Inverness training day on mental health and the law.