Criminal Law VIC

Created by Criminal Lawyers and Information Technology Consultants

Criminal Law VIC

Our Criminal Law add-on has been created by Criminal Lawyers and Information Technology Consultants from Denim Law and Denim Consulting.

There are two matters types including Summary Crime and Indictable Crime


  • Customised workflow
  • Automated letters and court documents
  • Auto-assigned tasks
  • Essential contacts (including prisons, courts, police stations and prosecution)
  • Custom links
  • Portal access (for clients and barristers)
  • Preset folders
  • Other participant types
  • Customised data fields

Summary steps:

  • Initial Enquiry
  • Client Engagement
  • Pre-Mention Appearance
  • Mention
  • Contest Mention
  • Contested Hearing
  • Closed

Indictable steps:

  • Initial Contact
  • Filing Hearing
  • Committal Mention
  • Contested Committal
  • Directions Hearing
  • Final Directions Hearing
  • Trial
  • Plea Hearing
  • Sentence Hearing
  • Appeal
  • Re-Sentence
  • Closed
The system additions, workflows, and/or document templates contained in this add-on are included as examples only, and you are solely responsible for configuring the system to meet your needs and to comply with local regulatory requirements. We update and maintain this add-on as per our third-party liaison recommendations, but cannot guarantee the contents will always remain up-to-date for your region. Actionstep and other providers will not be liable under the law of tort, contract or otherwise for any loss of profits or any indirect or consequential loss or damage, however caused, arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this add-on.

The add-on comes with a list of document templates for summary and indictable matters.

The following documents have been automated:

Summary Crime:

  • Application for bail
  • Application to vary bail
  • Application to vary alcohol exclusion order
  • Application for direction (alcohol interlock)
  • Certificate of readiness – Koori Court
  • Consolidation Form
  • Form 46H & 46I – Notice of appeal, demerits
  • Form 46 – Application for appearance by audio visual link
  • Form 45 – Application for physical appearance
  • Form 15 – Case Abridgment application form
  • Form 12 – Request for Contested Summary Hearing
  • Form 13 – Witness Summons
  • Hardship Application (Impoundment or Immobilisation)
  • Notice of appeal under Road Safety Act
  • Short Disclosure Form - under $3000
  • Letter to Informant Requesting ROI
  • Letter to Informant requesting Preliminary Brief
  • Letter to Informant requesting CCTV
  • Gaol Order
  • General blank letter to Prosecution
  • General blank letter to Court
  • General blank letter to Client

Indictable Crime:

  • Trans Tasman subpoena to give evidence and produce documents (Form 1H)
  • Trans Tasman subpoena to produce documents (Form 1G)
  • Trans Tasman subpoena to give evidence (Form 1F)
  • Template order for short service of subpoena
  • Subpoena to produce (Form 1E)
  • Subpoena to attend to give evidence (Form 1D)
  • Subpoena both to attend to give evidence and to produce (Form 1EA)
  • Request for certification of interlocutory decision (Form 2H)
  • Notice to surety of application by accused for an order to vary amount of bail or condition(s) of bail (Form 14)
  • Notice that practitioner has ceased to act (Form 1B)
  • Notice that practitioner acts (Form 1A)
  • Notice of application for suppression order (Form 9A)
  • Notice of alibi (Form 2D)
  • General application form (Form 1C)
  • Further application for bail (Form 11)
  • Example notice of intention to adduce tendency evidence
  • Example notice of intention to adduce evidence of previous representation
  • Example notice of intention to adduce coincidence evidence
  • Further application for bail - notice to prosecution (Form 11A)
  • Evidence Act certificate S178 (Form 4)
  • Beneficiary details form
  • Application for Bail
  • Application under S28 of the Sheriff Act 2009 (Form 5H)
  • Application to vary fine conversion order (Form 5CA)
  • Application to transfer unrelated summary charges (Form 2G)
  • Application to transfer charges to the Magistrates’ Court or Children’s Court
  • Application to take evidence prior to trial (Form 2E)
  • Application to set aside an order striking out an appeal due to nonappearance (Form 3F Form 4E)
  • Application to issue a subpoena or to produce or adduce evidence (32C)
  • Application to discharge surety for bail
  • Application to be deemed a non-prohibited person under the Firearms Act S189
  • Application for video link
  • Application for time to pay, instalment, fine conversion order (Form 5A)
  • Application for review of a decision of the Secretary (Form 8B)
  • Application for review of a decision of the Secretary (Form 8B)
  • Application for a registration exemption order (Form 10A)
  • Application by accused to vary amount or condition(s) of bail (Form 11)
  • Affidavit
  • Abandonment of conviction portion of appeal (Form 3E Form 4D)
  • Abandonment of appeal (Form 3D Form 4C)

Monthly - $39.00 per user/month*

Outright - $2499 per firm

Outright + Onsite - a full day implementation by Systems specialist and Criminal solicitor. $4999. (Customised for your firm)

Price $39.00 per user/month
Author Denim Consulting/DenimLaw

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