LAO Newsroom

Reminder: Annual self-report submission deadline is June 30, 2012

Posted on: Wednesday, April 18, 2012

All lawyers who do legal aid work must complete an annual self-report to maintain their continued standing on one or more of the following Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) panels.


  • Criminal
  • Family and Family Child and Family Services Act (CFSA)
  • Refugee
  • Consent and Capacity Board (CCB)
  • Extremely serious criminal matters
  • Gladue

Duty counsel

  • Family court
  • Criminal court
  • Advice – domestic violence
  • Advice – Correctional Institute
  • Advice – Mental health
  • Advice – Refugee and Immigration

The annual self-report confirms lawyers’ ongoing integrity and compliance with LAO’s panel standards.

Lawyers can complete and submit their report using an online tool at Legal Aid Online, and the self-report forms are also available on LAO’s website and from your district LAO office.

The deadline for submitting the self-report is June 30, 2012.

For more information, visit the LAO website, or contact your local LAO district director.