The Law Officers: where government and the law meet

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Law Officers Of The Crown

We provide a range of legal services covering issues that would be dealt with by both central and local government in larger jurisdictions, primarily for:

The Law Officers of the Crown do not provide a legal service to members of the public. This is provided by the private firms of the Guernsey Bar. Please click on this link for a list of local legal practices.

Professional Responsibilities

The Law Officers of the Crown and their staff are committed to acting professionally, ethically, fairly and with integrity in all our business dealings and relationships. We are bound by our professional codes of conduct and follow the policies set out on the Publications and Policies page.

Latest News

Monday 11 September 2023


A digest of legislation enacted and brought into force in Guernsey, Alderney and Sark during the previous month will now be published on this site, starting with August 2023

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Our Location

The Law Officers of the Crown are located on the island of Guernsey in the Channel Islands, within the bay of St Malo.