PDF legal aid forms

These forms are in PDF, ready for you to download, save to your computer or print off and use like a pre-printed form.

Applications for criminal legal aid

Form 1 Crown Prosecution [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Form 1a Police Prosecution [PDF, 1.1 MB]

Form 12 Court of Appeal or Supreme Court [PDF, 910 KB]

Form 22 Police Detention Legal Assistance Scheme (PDLA) notification form [PDF, 298 KB]

Applications for civil or family legal aid

Form 5 Civil legal aid [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Form 6 Family legal aid [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Form 7 Mental Health Proceedings [PDF, 621 KB]

Form 14 Waitangi Tribunal Proceedings [PDF, 837 KB]

Amendment to grant

Form 2 Criminal legal aid [PDF, 586 KB]

Form 9 Family legal aid [PDF, 590 KB]

Form 15 Waitangi Tribunal proceedings [PDF, 163 KB]

Form 19 Civil legal aid [PDF, 667 KB]

Form 28 Criminal legal aid Fixed Fee and Complex Cases [PDF, 594 KB]

Form 28B Criminal legal aid Fixed Fee and Fixed Fee Plus [PDF, 594 KB]

Form 37 Family legal aid Fixed Fee/Fixed Fee Plus [PDF, 588 KB]

Form 39 ACC legal aid Fixed Fee [PDF, 578 KB]

Form 43 Victims Orders against Violent Offenders [PDF, 585 KB]

Form 45 Employment Relations Authority [PDF, 584 KB]

Form 47 Public Protection Orders [PDF, 585 KB]

Form 49 Children's Workers Exemption Appeals [PDF, 673 KB]

Tax invoices

Form 3 Criminal legal aid guilty plea [PDF, 372 KB]

Form 4 Criminal legal aid [PDF, 604 KB]

Form 10 Family legal aid [PDF, 702 KB]

Form 13 PDLA [PDF, 499 KB]

Form 16 Waitangi Tribunal proceedings [PDF, 536 KB]

Form 20 Civil legal aid [PDF, 145 KB]

Form 42 Victims Orders against Violent Offenders [PDF, 646 KB]

Form 44 Employment Relations Authority- Fixed Fees [PDF, 525 KB]

Form 46 Public Protection Orders [PDF, 542 KB]

Form 48 Children's Workers Exemption Appeals [PDF, 148 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for charges filed on or before to 30 June 2013)

Form 23 Criminal legal aid fixed fees A-C [PDF, 388 KB]

Form 24 Criminal legal aid fixed fees D-F [PDF, 393 KB]

Form 25 Criminal legal aid fixed fees G [PDF, 377 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for charges filed after 1 July 2013 / applications received prior to 3 July 2016)

Form 23A Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 134 KB]

Form 24A Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 508 KB]

Form 25A Fixed Fees G [PDF, 366 KB]

Form 26 Fixed Fees H-I [PDF, 421 KB]

Form 27 Fixed Fees J [PDF, 126 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for applications / amendments received on or after 4 July 2016)

Form 23B Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 331 KB]

Form 24B Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 369 KB]

Criminal legal aid (for use for applications received on or after 3 July 2017)

Form 23C Fixed Fees A-C [PDF, 323 KB]

Form 24C Fixed Fees D-F [PDF, 346 KB]

Family & ACC legal aid fixed fee invoices

Form 30 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Adoption [PDF, 509 KB]

Form 31 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Children & Young Persons [PDF, 525 KB]

Form 32 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Care of Children/Guardianship – for pre 31 March 2014 cases [PDF, 511 KB]

Form 32A Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Care of Children/Guardianship – for post 31 March 2014 [PDF, 609 KB]

Form 33 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Domestic Violence [PDF, 541 KB]

Form 34 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Maintenance [PDF, 519 KB]

Form 35 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Relationship Property [PDF, 516 KB]

Form 36 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee Plus [PDF, 623 KB]

Form 38 ACC Legal Aid Fixed Fee/Fixed Fee Plus [PDF, 601 KB]

Form 40 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Paternity [PDF, 514 KB]

Form 41 Family Legal Aid Fixed Fee: Personal Protection and Property Rights [PDF, 516 KB]

Supplementary forms

Form 11 Application for Reconsideration [PDF, 485 KB]

Form 18 Application for Write off/Exemption [PDF, 313 KB]

Form 17 Statement of financial position [PDF, 392 KB]

Legal aid complaints form [PDF, 588 KB]

Third party authorisation form [PDF, 26 KB]

Deed of Assignment of Award for Costs [PDF, 148 KB]

Payment of costs [PDF, 28 KB]

Verification of benefit income [DOC, 28 KB]

Form 29 Termination of Assignment payment request form Criminal Legal Aid Fixed Fee and Complex Cases [PDF, 114 KB]

Trust form [PDF, 286 KB]

Lawyers forms

Application forms to provide legal aid services

Criminal Case Assignment List Preference form [PDF, 655 KB]

Criminal Case Assignment Availability form [PDF, 567 KB]

Change of details form [PDF, 551 KB]

Increase in litigation experience level [PDF, 712 KB]

Form 50 Expert Request [PDF, 427 KB]

Duty lawyer attendance - tax invoice [PDF, 394 KB]

Caveats & statutory land charges

Information and forms on caveats & statutory land charges

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