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Policies

3. Delegation Instrument

3.18. Approving the number of reading and preparation days in criminal matters

Item

Delegated Officer

CertificationDetermination

18.1

Up to 2 days for reading and preparation time.

Solicitor Grade I-III

Clerk Grade 3-4 Grants

18.2

Up to 4 days for reading and preparation time.

Solicitor Grade IV

Clerk Grade 5-6 Grants Solicitor

Solicitor Grade I-III Grants

18.3

Up to 5 days reading and preparation time.

Solicitor in Charge, Regional Office
Solicitor Grade V

Solicitor Grade V Grants

18.4

Up to 7 days for reading and preparation time.

Solicitor Grade VI

Solicitor Grade VI Grants

18.5

Up to 15 days for reading and preparation time.

Director Criminal Law

Director Grants

Note: Please refer to the Chief Executive Officer, if approval over 15 days is required.