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12. Terminating Legal Aid

12.2 Where a legally aided person no longer satisfies Legal Aid NSW Means Test

12.2 Where a legally aided person no longer satisfies Legal Aid NSW Means Test

In making a decision to terminate a grant of legal aid where a legally aided person no longer satisfies the means test, the determining officer should take into consideration:

  • whether to exercise discretion in accordance with Policy 7.10. It may be appropriate, for example, to increase the initial contribution amount rather than terminating a grant of aid.

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