Your weekly update from our public affairs team on all the latest developments and debates in Parliament and across Whitehall.
We've submitted a comprehensive package of recommendations to HM Treasury ahead of the 2021 Budget.
We are pleased to have secured a change in the Legal Aid Agency's approach to legal aid costs.
The MoJ has made a long overdue change to the legal aid means test, removing a rule that counted mortgage debt as assets.
A High Court ruling on 24 November means victims of domestic abuse who own property with their abuser must not be automatically denied legal aid.
We welcome the news that the justice system will be allocated more funding, but there is still more to be done to ensure access to justice.