Criminal Process Improvement Programme (CPIP)

Criminal Process Improvement Programme (CPIP)

These documents and forms are for the CPIP pilot at Hamilton DC commencing 6 December 2021.

Duty Lawyer Operational Policy Hamilton DC pilot. [PDF, 406 KB]
Policies that apply to the duty lawyer service for the CPIP pilot.

Form 21-2 (Waiver) [PDF, 153 KB]
A form for use by duty lawyer’s to record their instructions combined with a checklist to ensure any instructions are fully informed.

Appendix to Duty Lawyer Attendance Sheet – Tax Invoice [PDF, 224 KB]
A form to be attached as an appendix to the Duty Lawyer Attendance Sheet – Tax Invoice for use 

Hamilton District Court CPIP Pilot [PDF, 271 KB]
Legal aid policies and other initiatives in the criminal jurisdiction that apply for the CPIP pilot only.

Criminal Legal Aid Application Form for CPIP Pilot [PDF, 558 KB]
A revised criminal legal aid application form to be used only for the CPIP pilot at Hamilton DC.

Urgent Assignments Roster [XLSX, 40 KB]

The roster of legal aid providers available to accept urgent criminal assignments is to be trialled at the Hamilton District Court from 6 December 2021

Read more about the Criminal Process Improvement Programme.