In accordance with article 53 of the constitution, the Attorney General’s Office is mandated with the administration of providing legal aid by the state for those that require legal assistance in criminal matters.

Please click here to download the guideline for provision of legal aid by state.

Please click here to download application form for legal aid (Over 18 years )

Please click here to download application form for legal aid (Under 18 years)

For further information, please contact our Human Rights and Legal Aid Section by phone: +960-3010100 or email: legal.aid@agoffice.gov.mv.