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Civil disbursement fund (CDF)

Last updated: 12/01/2021

The Civil Disbursement Fund (CDF) can receive applications from Tasmanians requiring financial assistance for their civil cases, not just those who would be eligible for legal aid.

Legal Aid Award

Last updated: 08/12/2020

Tasmania Legal Aid is pleased to announce the inaugural Legal Aid Award recognising the contribution by a private practitioner or firm in delivering legal aid.

Increase in legal fees

Last updated: 20/07/2020

Tasmania Legal Aid has increased the hourly rate paid to legal practitioners by two per cent (2%). The increase applies from 1 July 2020 to all fees across all