Procedure For Legal Aid (Civil Action)

Procedure for Legal Aid

  • Applicant to register
  • Applicant to fill up the means test and statutory declaration forms
  • Means test conducted
  • Interview conducted to identify issues, remedies and needs of applicant
  • Application processed (not more than 3 days)
  • If the application is approved, legal aid terms will be offered
  • Applicant to pay a registration fee of RM10.00 and a contribution (if applicable) if he accepts the terms
  • Legal aid granted
  • Brief opened and registered
  • Brief filed into court