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SLAB’s Inverness direct services are moving to a new office

1 June 2021

The Highland and Islands Civil Legal Assistance Office and Inverness Public Defenders Solicitors’ Office are relocating to a new shared office today.


Notification of publication of Records Management Plan

19 May 2021

We’ve published our 2021 Records Management Plan under the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011, complying with the Keeper of the Records of Scotland.


May Day and solicitor payment arrangements

29 April 2021

Our offices will be closed for the May Day public holiday on Monday 3 May 2021.

All solicitor updates

Easter and May Day opening hours and solicitor payment arrangements

26 March 2021

View information about the payment dates over the Easter and May Day public holidays 2021 and opening hours.


Two new Board members appointed by Minister

16 March 2021

Ash Denham MSP, Minister for Community Safety, has announced the appointment of Gerry Bann and Brigid Whoriskey as new members of the Board.


Our festive opening hours

21 December 2020

Our office opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.


Corporate Plan 2020-23

18 December 2020

We have published our new three year Corporate Plan today. It sets out our vision, mission, corporate values and principles, and strategic objectives.


Annual report highlights important public function played by legal aid

27 November 2020

See our Annual Report and Accounts 2019-20, including performance & accountability reports, financial statements, key stats & fees paid to the legal profession


St Andrew’s Day and festive period payment arrangements

13 November 2020

View information about the payment dates over the St Andrew's Day and festive public holidays 2020.


Consultation launched about application of the Interests of Justice test in summary criminal sheriff court proceedings

1 October 2020

Details on our consultation about how we apply the Interests of Justice test in summary criminal proceedings in the sheriff court and how to submit your views