Note: the original hard copy of this report is 204 pages .

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Quantitative legal needs survey: Bega Valley (pilot)   

, 2003 This survey examined the findings of a survey of legal needs in the Bega Valley local government area. It also forms the basis for a survey of six local government area in NSW currently being conducted by the Foundation.


Ch 1. Introduction


This report details the results of a pilot survey of legal needs undertaken in Bega Valley in October 2002. The development and piloting of the legal needs survey was a necessary element of a broader initiative to implement a major legal needs survey in six local government areas across New South Wales in 2003, as part of the second stage of the Law and Justice Foundation of NSW Access to Justice and Legal Needs Research Program.

The legal needs survey will seek to address issues arising under the following program objectives:


In particular, the legal needs survey will concentrate on quantitative analysis, and will seek to provide information in relation to: