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3. Delegation Instrument

3.22. Determining payment of costs awarded against a legally assisted person under section 47

Item

Delegated Officer
Certification Determination

Recommending and authorising payment by Legal Aid NSW under s 47 of costs awarded against legally assisted persons (including the determination as to whether party/party costs are reasonable).

Advocate Clerk Grade 6-7
Solicitor Grade I –III, Civil Law
Solicitor Grade IV, Criminal Law
Solicitor Grade VI, Family Law

Clerk Grade 5-6 Grants
Solicitor Grade I-III Grants

Exceptions

 

22.1

Determining costs in Veterans’ Advocacy matters where the costs exceed Legal Aid NSW’s current monetary limit under s 47.

Advocate Clerk Grade 9-10

Manager Operations

22.2

Determining what costs, if any, are to be paid in matters covered by s 47(4) or (4A).

Director Criminal Law
Director Civil Law
Director Family Law

Director Grants