Access to Justice: Quarterly Statistics Jan - March 2015

25 June 2015

Legal Aid Statistics in England and Wales January to March 2015

Table 5:1 Legal help / controlled legal representation matters started

Comparison of pre and post LASPO annual totals

2012 / 13 Total: 573,672

2013 / 14 Total: 173,373

2014 / 15 Total: 170,617

Comparison by quarter of pre-LASPO statistics

Jan - March 2013: 134,501

Jan - March 2014:   46,044

Jan - March 2015:   43,307

Table 8:1 Exceptional Case Funding (ECF) applications

Comparison by year

2013 / 14

Applications recieved: 1,516

Applications granted:        70

2014 / 15

Applications recieved: 1,172

Applications granted:      214

Comparison by quarter

2013 / 14 Jan - March

Applications received:    369 

Applications granted:        26

2014 / 15 Jan - March

Applications received:    323

Applications granted:        55