Crown Prosecution Service Fees Update
23 November 2011
The Bar Council invites criminal barristers to submit their
views on the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) Graduated Fee Scheme.
A representative group from the Bar has been engaged in discussions
with the CPS, and soundings have been taken on these proposals from
across the Circuits.
Click here to read a document from the Bar Council setting out
the details of those discussions.
This document also examines the proposed restructuring of the
Scheme. Full details of the proposals are set out in three CPS
CPS Remuneration Proposals
- Advocates' Fees
Remuneration Proposals - Advocates' Fees: Addendum, and
Draft CPS Graduated Fee Scheme, Scheme C, Manual of
All criminal barristers wishing to contribute their views are
invited to email their comments to me by 14:00 on Thursday 1
December 2011, so that final feedback can be provided by the Bar
Council to the CPS on Friday 2 December 2011.
Head of Remuneration and Policy
Tel: 020 7611 1312