The Legal Profession Uniform Law provides a balanced approach to the regulation of legal practitioners and law practices and the protection of consumers.
This information sheet [PDF, 2043KB] outlines how the Uniform Law protects your rights as a client.
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:
For law practices (other than barristers) [DOC, 57.4KB]
For barristers (briefed directly) [DOC, 56.8KB]
A Cost Disclosure information 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: email@example.com