Parole – what you should know (On Demand)

This On Demand was recorded on Thursday 5 August 2021.

This is a practical session on how to be counsel in parole hearings (also a refresher for those who have not done them for a while) covering:

  • The test for parole (and sample submissions).
  • Legal aid billing for Parole.
  • Tips and tricks for clients to prepare for their hearings.
  • Safety and release planning and whanau hui.
  • AVL appearances.
  • Residential restrictions reports.
  • Extended board hearings for life imprisonment/ PD.
  • The test for recall hearings and how to conduct them.
  • Rehabilitation programmes – private and in prison.
  • The use of private psychologists to prepare risk assessments.
  • Attendees are provided with a set of sample documents including legal aid amendments to grant, sample submissions and sample psyc reports.

Who should view?

All lawyers who want to achieve core competency in Parole work. This is a good refresher for those who already practise in this area or wish to return.


CPD Hours: 1.50hr

Pricing Details

Ticket Price

Member - $150.00 GST

Non-Member - $210.00 GST