Making it easier to access our services
Information on accessibility when contacting us, using our website and visiting our premises.
Our general number is 0131 226 7061. Calls by BT Next Generation Text are welcome.
British Sign Language
contactScotland – BSL: Scotland’s online BSL interpreting service
We want our website to be as easy to use as possible. If you have any problems using it please let us know by calling 0131 226 7061 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Throughout the website the text can be made larger by using the text sizer at the top of each page OR go to “View” in your tool bar at the top of the page then click on “text size” to choose your preference.
Other languages or formats
Information on how to use the BrowseAloud tool to assist in reading our website and linked documents in other languages, or to use the listening function is available on our Other languages and formats page.
Let us know what you think
We have tried hard to make this website as easy to use as possible. However, if you have any comments or feedback please email email@example.com
Using your keyboard to move around the website
Use the arrow keys on your keyboard to scroll up and down a page.
To jump from the top to the bottom of the pages use the page up and page down buttons.
Use the tab button to go to the next form field, or hold down shift and press tab if you want to go back to the previous one.
Opening Word or Excel documents
If you do not have Microsoft Word or Excel you can download a free viewer from the Microsoft website (Viewers: Word or Excel).
Opening PDF documents
You will need to download Adobe Reader software from the Adobe website.
You can find out how to get to Thistle House and the accessibility features of the building here.
Firms registered to carry out legal aid work
Some firms who are registered to carry out legal aid work have provided us with accessibility information about their office. If applicable, you can find this information in the Accessibility tab on our Solicitor Finder.
The Board is committed to the promotion of equality and to tackling discrimination - more information
18, Oct, 2016
Research into civil legal aid applications
14, Oct, 2016
SLAB/CELCIS research published on role of solicitor in Children's Hearings
13, Oct, 2016
New legal member of SLAB board appointed by Scottish Government
13, Oct, 2016
SLAB National Care Leavers’ Week homelessness event
07, Oct, 2016
Funding for advice projects extended into 2017
30, Sep, 2016
Civil legal aid applicant survey to measure satisfaction with SLAB services
30, Sep, 2016
SLAB publishes Corporate Parenting Plan
29, Sep, 2016
Quality Assurance members recruitment for SNSIAP Peer Review scheme
19, Sep, 2016
LAOL downtime - Monday 26 September
14, Sep, 2016
SNSIAP Type I accreditation testing for advice providers to begin in November 2016
07, Sep, 2016
Positive feedback from Solicitor Contact Line clients
23, Aug, 2016
Business Plan for 2016-17 published
11, Aug, 2016
Subject Specialists recruitment for SNSIAP Moderation Committee
04, Feb, 2016
Fourth monitoring report on the availability and accessibility of legal services published
18, Dec, 2015
SLAB's annual report for 2014-2015 published