Skip to main content

Important COVID-19 information
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the Attorney-General’s Department: Find out how our services are being delivered and how you can access them. For the latest COVID-19 news, updates and advice from the Australian Government, visit

Compliance with the Legal Services Directions 2017

Office of Legal Services Coordination - Guidance note 3

Legal services
Publication date

The Office of Legal Services Coordination (OLSC) has prepared guidance notes to help agencies to comply with their obligations under the Legal Services Directions 2017.

Under the Directions, Commonwealth agencies have various obligations, including an obligation to act as a model litigant. The OLSC aims to encourage and support compliance with the Directions by agencies and their legal service providers through education.