When submitting your additional hours request under tariff 7.05 (civil additional hours), please include the following information. Please be advised that each Certificate is case and fact specific so you must include specifics of the issues facing your client when making any request on Immigration Certificates.
Additional hours requested when added to the base hours on the certificate may NOT exceed double the hours listed below:
Admissibility Hearings – 12 hours
Detention Reviews – 3 hours
Refugee Claims – 12 hours
Refugee Appeals – 25 hours
Judicial Reviews of refugee claims – 25 hours
Removal Appeals – 25 hours
Requests that do not contain sufficient information to justify the additional hours will not be approved. You will be asked to resubmit the request with more information.
Additional hours are not guaranteed on any certificate and the above guidelines are not average hours required but maximum caps on hours that may be available if justifiable.
Please attach time records to your request.