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Policies

3. Delegation Instrument

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

Item

Delegated Officer

CertificationDetermination

8.1

Up to 2 day for reading and preparation time

Solicitor Grade I-III

Clerk Grade 3/4 Grants

8.2

Up to 4 days for reading and preparation time

Solicitor Grade I-III

Clerk Grade 5/6 Grants

Solicitor Grade I-III Grants

8.3

Up to 5 days for reading and preparation time

Solicitor Grade IV

Solicitor Grade IV Grants

8.4

Up to 8 days for reading and preparation time

Solicitor in Charge, Regional Office
Solicitor Grade V

Solicitor Grade V Grants

8.5

Up to 10 days for reading and preparation time

Solicitor Grade VI

Solicitor Grade VI Grants

8.6

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.