Any person seeking legal service for filing or defending any action in the Supreme Court has to make an application in writing for seeking legal aid. A set of application forms is available on the website of the SCLSC as well as in the front office of the SCLSC which the applicant can obtain free of cost. The applicant is also required to submit an affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper in support of the application for legal aid. The applicant can also contact the concerned High Court Legal Services Committee/Authority for obtaining the relevant forms of the SCLSC.
The applicant is also required to submit all the relevant documents alongwith the duly filled in and signed application forms :-