Legal aid debt to Government $142 million
At 1 July 2019, $142,089,614 in legal aid debt was outstanding, Justice Minister Andrew Little says.
Mr Little provided the information in response to a parliamentary written question from National MP Mark Mitchell.
In response to another question Mr Little said approximately 35% of legal aid recipients were set a repayment requirement as a condition of their grant.
Last updated on the 28th August 2019