Legal Resources and Links

Legal Information

Delia Venables – Comprehensive links to legal resources in the UK and Ireland.

Her Majesty’s Court Service- Fees – The latest Court fees

Her Majesty’s Court Service- Forms – Free Court forms

Law Gazette – Solicitor’s weekly “trade” magazine.

Law Society Library Online – Law Society Library Online results from a collaborative venture between the Law Society and LexisNexis. It brings you fast, easy access to the library catalogue and value-added legal information sources, plus selected free LexisNexis content.

Ministry of Justice – The government department of all things legal

Solicitors Professional Rules of Conduct – Solicitors Code of Conduct Rules 2007

The Law Society – The representative body for Solicitors

The Times – Times’ law bulletin


Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) – The rules governing civil case proceedings

British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII) – Free access to databases contain British and Irish case law, legislation and other materials (e.g. Law Commission Reports), and European case law

EUR-Lex – Direct free access to European Union law. Here you can consult the Official Journal of the European Union as well as the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals and you can also use the extensive search facilities

Finance and Tax Tribunals – Free access to decisions and judgements of this tribunal

Hansard – Hansard is an edited record of what was said in Parliament. It also includes votes, written ministerial statements and written answers to parliamentary questions. The report is published daily covering the preceding day and is followed by weekly and final versions.

House of Lords- judicial business – Free access to all House of Lord’s judgments delivered since 14 November 1996

Office of Public Sector Information – Free copies of the original legislation

Privy Council Judgments – Free access to Judgments made by the Judicial Committee

UK Statute Law Database – Free copies of official revised editions of the primary legislation of the United Kingdom