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10. Costs and Fees

10.1. Introduction

These are the guidelines to the costs and fees policy and are intended to be read with the costs and fees policy. The guidelines provide guidance on how the policies are to be applied by setting out certain requirements which need to be observed when for example, Legal Aid NSW is advising clients about their potential liability for costs in federal courts and tribunals and about the procedure for notifying other parties to proceedings that the client is a legally assisted client.

The Legal Aid Commission of New South Wales is referred to as ‘Legal Aid NSW in these guidelines.

Date Last Published: 23/04/2007