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EFIS 32, May 2009 : Legal Aid

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The Legal Services Commission has amended these forms to take account of changes which will be introduced on 1st June.

The new CLSPOA1 form replaces the current CLSCLAIM4 and CLSCLAIM4A and the amended CLSAPP6 form replaces the existing CLSMEANS6. Therefore, CLSCLAIM4, CLSCLAIM4A, CLSCLAIM4A(NOTES) and CLSMEANS6 need to be removed from your systems.

All forms can be used immediately, but they must be used from 1st June.

If you are not using Active Library, you will need to manually delete some forms. For deletion instructions, click here

Forms affected

CLSCLAIM4A Claim for Payment on Account in Fixed Fee (Public) Law Scheme Withdrawn
CLSCLAIM4A(NOTES) A guide to the completion of CLS CLAIM 4A Withdrawn
CLSMEANS6 Means Assessment for Representation in Specified Proceedings in the Magistrates' Court Withdrawn
CLSCLAIM4 Claim for Payment on Account in Civil Cases Withdrawn
CWORK1 Legal Help, Help at Court and Family Help (Lower) New/Amended
CLSAPP1 Application for civil legal Aid certificate New/Amended
CWORK1_2_MH Legal Help and Controlled Legal Representation - Mental Health New/Amended
CLSAPP3 Application for funding in Family Proceedings New/Amended
CLSAPP5 Application for funding in special children act proceedings New/Amended
L31 Information about your partnership or self employed work New/Amended
CLSAPP7 Family help (Higher) and Legal Representation in family proceedings New/Amended
CLSPOA1 Claim for payment on account in civil cases (including civil applications arising from criminal proceedings) New/Amended
CLSPOA1(GUIDE) CLS POA1 Claim for Payments on Account - Guidance for Providers New/Amended
CLSAPP11 Application for discharge New/Amended
CLSADMIN2 Change of details New/Amended
CLSAPP8 Application for amendment for prior authority in civil cases New/Amended
CLSAPP6 Fax emergency application New/Amended
CLSMEANS1 Financial Assessment Form New/Amended
CLSMEANS1C Information about a shareholding in a private limited company and/or directorship New/Amended
CLSMEANS1A Information about yourself employed work New/Amended
CLSMEANS5 Change in capital New/Amended
CLSMEANS2 Financial Assessment form New/Amended
CLSMEANS1 GUIDE Guide for completing form CLSMEANS1 New/Amended
CLSMEANS3 Financial Assessment form New/Amended
CLSMEANS1B Information about your partnership New/Amended
CLSMEANS7 Financial Assessment for Family Mediation New/Amended
L17 Statement of earnings New/Amended
CLSMEANS4 Financial assessment form for Child under 16 New/Amended

Crown copyright forms are reproduced with the permission of the Controller of the Stationery Office. Law Society forms are reproduced with the permission of the Law Society. Legal Aid Forms are produced with the permission of the LSC.