The Raad voor Rechtsbijstand (Legal Aid Board) is an independent governing body with a public task. It is instituted by the minister of Security and Justice (Lord High Chancellor).
The ministry of Security and Justice is responsible for organizing subsidized legal aid and its supervision. The Raad voor Rechtsbijstand is assigned to execute this organization and supervision.
Brochure: Legal Aid in The Netherlands (pdf, 2,7 MB)