A new form of identification card has been issued by the Criminal Law Solicitors’ Association (CLSA) with the approval of the Legal Services Commission. In accordance with the terms of the Standard Crime Contract July 2010 Specification A 6.56, all staff undertaking Police Station Duty Solicitor work must carry an identification card as specified by the Legal Aid Agency
The cards have the holders photograph digitally imprinted and be renewed annually for added security. The cost of the card is £25 incl. VAT for CLSA members and £35 incl. VAT for non members. The cards will be renewable annually by reminder notice.