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Mission And Vision



PRIMARY ROLE:
To provide free legal services to those people who are unable to afford the services of a private legal practitioner.
 
Vision:
To provide access to justice through professional, efficient and quality legal aid services.
 
Mission:
To provide greater access to justice through quality legal aid services:
  1. To those who are unable to afford such assistance, including women, children and those with special needs;
  2. By raising awareness on legal rights and the Constitutional right of access to legal aid services;
  3. By creating a work environment whereby the Legal Aid Commission becomes an employer of choice and provides professional, efficient and quality services.
  4. By making representations to Government on legal aid matters.
  5. By ensuring that the Legal Aid Commission operates in accordance with best international practice.