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2011 Mailshots and updates


These are the mailshots we sent to the profession in 2011.


Wednesday, Dec 21, 2011

Civil legal assistance mailshot

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Monday, Oct 31, 2011

Criminal Legal Assistance Update

 (PDF 57.6Kb)


Friday, Oct 28, 2011

Legal Aid Online Accounts

 (PDF 60.2Kb)


Thursday, Oct 20, 2011

Free printing mailshot

Photocopying mailshot (PDF 47.1Kb)


Friday, Oct 07, 2011

Civil legal assistance update

Mailshot (PDF 115.1Kb)


Monday, Jul 25, 2011

Updated leaflets - Civil legal aid information for applicants: has been updated to reflect changes to clawback exemptions. You will receive new versions as you naturally replace current stock. Legal aid for children – any new requests will receive copies with inserts outlining financial eligibility and contribution payments for civil legal aid. If you have “old” stock of this leaflet, please print the attached note to add as an insert.

Insert for leaflet Legal aid for children (PDF 36.5Kb)


Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011

Police station duty scheme update - statement

Statement (PDF 31.1Kb)


Friday, Jul 15, 2011

Letter sent by the Cabinet Secretary for Justice to the President of the Law Society of Scotland re Police Station Duty Scheme. In light of the fact that other correspondence relating to the scheme has been widely publicised, and in the interests of transparency, the Scottish Government has asked the Board to publish the letter on our website

Letter (PDF 2339.8Kb)


Wednesday, Jul 13, 2011

Interim police station duty scheme Q and A's

Interim police station duty scheme Q and A's (PDF 67.6Kb)


Friday, Jul 08, 2011

Remittance Advice online

Remittance Advice online (PDF 253.7Kb)


Friday, Jul 08, 2011

Civil legal assistance update

Civil legal assistance update (PDF 75.0Kb)


Friday, Jul 01, 2011

Letter to Law Soc. re Police Duty Scheme and professional practice

Letter to Law Soc. re Police Duty Scheme and professional practice (PDF 195.7Kb)


Friday, Jul 01, 2011

New interim police station duty plan July to Sept 2011

 (PDF 59.0Kb)


Tuesday, Jun 28, 2011

Letter from the Chairman and Chief Executive of SLAB to all solicitors registered to do criminal work regarding the police station duty scheme.

Letter from the Chairman and Chief Executive of SLAB to all solicitors registered to do criminal work regarding the police station duty scheme. (PDF 59.4Kb)


Friday, Jun 10, 2011

Update on police station duty plan applications and issues being raised by solicitors.

Update on police station duty plan applications and issues being raised by solicitors. (PDF 56.9Kb)


Friday, Jun 03, 2011

Update mailing re new interim police station duty plans

Mailshot (PDF 63.5Kb)


Wednesday, May 25, 2011

The Board are inviting applications from criminal solicitors to participate in new Police Station Duty Plans which are being set up to run from 4 July 2011. Full details and an application form can be obtained here. The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Wednesday 8 June 2011.

Police Duty Plans Detail (PDF 4635.7Kb) Police Duty Plans Letter (PDF 61.5Kb) Application Form (Microsoft Word 68.5Kb)






Tuesday, Mar 22, 2011

Interpreting and translations suppliers

Letter to suppliers (PDF 40.7Kb) Interpreter details (PDF 41.5Kb)


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