For consumers

The Legal Profession Uniform Law provides a balanced approach to the regulation of legal practitioners and law practices and the protection of consumers.

Consumer rights and the Uniform Law

This information sheet [PDF, 2043KB] ​outlines how the Uniform Law protects your rights as a client.

Costs disclosure forms

Costs disclosure can be made using a costs disclosure form where the estimated legal costs are not likely to be more than $3000 before disbursements and GST are added.

The forms are available in user friendly formats:

A Cost D​isclosure info​rmation sheet [PDF, 220KB]​ explains the purpose of the forms.

The LSC will continue to publish information on key issues.

We welcome your feedback by email: lsc@legalservicescouncil.org.au