I. Free or Subsidised legal assistance commonly available in Hong Kong

    Schemes providing legal representation in court proceedings:

  1. Legal Aid Scheme for Criminal Cases for Criminal Cases run by the Legal Aid Department
  2. Legal Aid Scheme for Civil Cases for Civil Cases run by the Legal Aid Department
  3. Duty Lawyer Scheme run by the Duty Lawyer Service
  4. The Bar Free Legal Service Scheme provided by the Hong Kong Bar Association

  5. Schemes providing legal advice or assistance (but no legal representation in court proceedings):

  6. Free Legal Advice Scheme run by the Duty Lawyer Service
  7. Tel-Law Scheme run by the Duty Lawyer Service
  8. Resource Centre for Unrepresented Litigants run by the Judiciary
  9. Legal Advice Scheme for Unrepresented Litigants on Civil Procedures (Procedural Advice Scheme) provided by the Home Affairs Bureau
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