Access to Justice APPG

First Registered: 09/08/2023 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To highlight the importance of access to justice as a fundamental principle of the rule of law and empower individuals to exercise their rights, challenge discrimination, and reduce inequalities.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.
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APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

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Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Ms Karen Buck MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.


Public Enquiry Point:

Rohini Jana, Legal Aid Practitioners Group, 12 Baylis Road, London SE1 7AA



Legal Aid Practitioners Group acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

20 Jun 2023
Legal Aid Practitioners Group
Secretariat   From : 20/06/2023 To : 19/06/2024

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Access to Justice APPG

Former APPG Officers
Gareth Bacon Portrait
Gareth Bacon
Vice Chair
Conservative - Orpington
Joined: 9th August 2023
Departed: 13th December 2023
Lord Falconer of Thoroton Portrait
Lord Falconer of Thoroton
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 9th August 2023
Departed: 13th December 2023
Laura Farris Portrait
Laura Farris
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Newbury
Joined: 9th August 2023
Departed: 1st November 2023
No other APPG Memberships