LEGAL SERVICES EXPENDITURE
|Paragraph 11.1 (ba) of the Legal Services Directions 2017 (Issued by the Attorney-General under section 55ZF of the Judiciary Act 1903) requires the Australian Bureau of Statistics to make publicly available records of its legal services expenditure for the previous financial year.|
The following table outlines legal services expenditure by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
|Total (External and Internal) Legal Services Expenditure||$420,747||$388,825||$335,595||$474,851|
|Total Internal Legal Services Expenditure||$0||$0||$0||$0|
|Total External Legal Services Expenditure||$420,747||$388,825||$335,595||$474,851|
|Total Value of Briefs to Counsel ||$13,541||$18,735||$8,831||$61,452|
|Total Value of Disbursements (excluding Counsel)||$7,838||$11,072||$963||$572|
|Total Value of Professional Fees Paid||$399,368||$359,018||$325,801||$412,826|
|Total Number of Briefs to Counsel ||0||2||2||1|
|Total Number of Direct Briefs to Counsel||0||2||2||1|
|Total Number of Indirect Briefs to Counsel||0||0||0||0|
For previous years, the records of legal services expenditure are found in the ABS Annual Reports.