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4. Criminal Law Matters – when legal aid is available

4.12. Matters under Part 8 of the Crimes (Appeal and Review) Act

Legal aid is available to a person who has been acquitted of an offence and who is the subject of an application made by the Director of Public Prosecution under Part 8 of the Crimes (Appeal and Review) Act 2001 (NSW).

For legal aid to be available in these types of matters the following tests must be satisfied:

Date Last Published: 20/01/2017