The Twitter account @ScotsLegalAid is managed by our communications team.

Tweets will cover a range of our content, and mainly relate to:

  • News releases
  • Legal aid developments
  • Key publications, research and consultations
  • Updates to the profession
  • Events
  • Sector developments

You can expect up to 10 tweets a week providing alerts about new content and information about our activities if you follow us.

Following your account

We will not automatically follow anyone who follows us. Being followed by us does not imply an endorsement of any kind.


Our account will be monitored and updated during office hours Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5pm.

Twitter may occasionally be unavailable and we accept no responsibility for lack of service due to Twitter downtime.

@Replies and direct messages

We would advise anyone wishing to submit questions or raise any matter with us to do so via the routes on our Contact us page.

Our communications team will also monitor all direct messages and @ replies, but will only respond if appropriate to do so.


We may occasionally retweet to share justice sector developments and the work of partner organisations. In the event that we do, the retweet does not constitute endorsement.