Information for the public Information for providers

Access to information


You can read our leaflet on Access to information (in pdf format) to help explain what information you can get from SLAB under data protection and Freedom of Information laws. This leaflet explains:

You can also read our procedures for handling Freedom of Information Requests.

 

Our Guide to Information tells you what information we publish through the Publication Scheme.

 

We publish a disclosure log which details some of the requests for information that we have answered.

 

There is also a separate leaflet that explains your rights under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

Read our Records Management Policy and Plan.


How to request information that we regularly publish (and is listed in our Publication Scheme)

We aim to provide as many as possible of the items from our Publication Scheme on this website. This should be the first place to access information and our website has a search function that can help you find the information you want.

You can also ask for items from our Publication Scheme by telephone, e-mail, fax or in writing. If you want paper copies of any documents in our scheme, please contact us.

How to contact us:

E-mail...

 foi@slab.org.uk - please only use this e-mail address if your query is about freedom of information.

If you have any other type of query, please e-mail us at general@slab.org.uk

Write to...

FOI Requests
Chief Executive's Office
Scottish Legal Aid Board
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh
EH12 5HE

Telephone...

Please call 0131 240 2060 or 0131 240 2191. 

Personal visit...

You may prefer to visit us in person to ask for or get information from our Publication Scheme. It is helpful if you contact us first to arrange an appointment.

Freedom of Information contact...

If you would like to give us your comments or suggestions, or have a complaint about our Publication Scheme, please contact Graeme Hill, Director of Corporate Services and Accounts (contact details are given below.)

Colin Lancaster, the Board's Chief Executive, has overall responsibility for SLAB's Publication Scheme.

Graeme Hill, Director of Corporate Services and Accounts
Scottish Legal Aid Board
Thistle House, 91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh
EH12 5HE
Tel: 0131 240 2078
Fax: 0131 226 7675
E-mail:
foi@slab.org.uk


Quick links

30, Sep, 2016

Civil legal aid applicant survey to measure satisfaction with SLAB services

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30, Sep, 2016

SLAB publishes Corporate Parenting Plan

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29, Sep, 2016

Quality Assurance members recruitment for SNSIAP Peer Review scheme

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19, Sep, 2016

LAOL downtime - Monday 26 September

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14, Sep, 2016

SNSIAP Type I accreditation testing for advice providers to begin in November 2016

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07, Sep, 2016

Positive feedback from Solicitor Contact Line clients

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31, Aug, 2016

Peer Reviewer recruitment for SNSIAP Peer Review scheme

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25, Aug, 2016

Survey for deaf and hard of hearing people to understand their experiences of civil legal aid

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23, Aug, 2016

Business Plan for 2016-17 published

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11, Aug, 2016

Subject Specialists recruitment for SNSIAP Moderation Committee

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04, Feb, 2016

Fourth monitoring report on the availability and accessibility of legal services published

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18, Dec, 2015

SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published

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