Office of the attorney - general
The services and functions of the Office of the Attorney General
Legislation relating to the work of the Office.
Note: All the files are in PDF format.
Legal Aid Act 1996 (53 kb)
The Legal Aid Act of 1996
Legal Aid Amendment Act 1998 (182 kb)
This amends the 1996 legislation by allowing government more flexibility in designating the Minister responsible for administering the Act.
Trust Accounts (Amendment) Act 2002 (11 kb)
An amendment of the 1996 Act
Trust Accounts Act 1996 (59 kb)
The legal aid scheme is partially funded from the interest earned on solicitors' trust accounts under this legislation.