Transforming our justice system: by the Lord Chancellor, the Lord Chief Justice and the Senior President of Tribunals

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Corporate author(s)
Great Britain. Ministry of Justice
Ministry of Justice
Date of publication
1 September 2016
Criminal Justice Services, Young Offenders
Social welfare
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This is a joint statement from The Lord Chancellor, Lord Chief Justice, and the Senior President of Tribunals on their shared vision for the future of Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunal Service.

Namely, to:

  • Provide additional assistance to court users who have difficulty using digital services.
  • Allow online guilty pleas and fixed fines for some minor offences.
  • Change the rules on the composition of tribunals to reduce the average number on a panel.

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