Legal Aid

Applications to City of Westminster magistrates'

PUBLISHED July 4, 2013

Referrals now go to Nottingham instead of Liverpool.

Criminal legal aid applications submitted to City of Westminster magistrates? court requiring referrals are now going to the Nottingham National Courts Team.

Referrals to the National Courts Team are needed for any complex means or hardship assessments. 

From 1 July 2013 these referrals have been sent to the Nottingham team for processing instead of Liverpool.

Any queries should be directed to Nottingham NCT:

Tel: 0115 9084244

Applications should continue to be submitted to the City of Westminster in the first instance.

However, if forms have been rejected by the National Courts Team for further completion please re-submit to the following address:
National Courts Team
Legal Aid Agency
Fothergill House
16 King Street
DX 10035