Queensland Law Society

Expressions of Interest for the Appeal Costs Board

The Appeal Costs Board administers the appeal costs fund, which exists to pay the costs of legal proceedings under circumstances where a retrial in a court case may be required or where an appeal against a court decision is successful due to a legal error. The Board also advises the Minister on any matter submitted by the Minister relating to the operation of the Appeal Costs Fund Act 1973. The Board includes a representative from the Queensland Law Society and a representative from the Queensland Bar Association.

If you would like to nominate as the QLS representative, please email the following to the Acting Corporate Secretary by midday Thursday 19 October 2017: