Amending the Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme

The Ministry of Justice has launched its consultation “Amending the Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme” to indicate how it intends to distribute the funds allocated for the AGFS scheme.

The relevant information and documents can be found here.

We encourage you all to read the consultation document and impact assessment and respond to the consultation which closes on 28th September 2018. We will be in touch again once we have considered these documents and will deal with the issues arising in the next Monday message on 3rd September 2018.

Please also continue to send us your views by emailing [email protected]

Angela Rafferty QC
Chris Henley QC
Chair and Vice-Chair of the Criminal Bar Association

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