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Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016

Office closing times and payment dates over Festive period

Details of our opening hours and changes to payment dates over Christmas and New Year.

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Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016

SLAB annual report 2015-2016 published

The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) has published its Annual Report showing activity in the last year.

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Thursday, Nov 24, 2016

Office closed for St Andrew's Day bank holiday - Monday 28 November

Our office will be closed on Monday 28 November due to the St Andrew's Day bank holiday.

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Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Introduction of new Legal Aid Online Terms & Conditions moved to new year

Following feedback from the Law Society of Scotland’s Legal Aid Team, we will move the sign-up date for the new Legal Aid Online Terms & Conditions (“Ts&Cs”) to the new year.

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Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016

LAOL downtime - Thursday 24 November (6pm-11pm)

Legal Aid Online will be unavailable on Thursday 24 November between 6pm-11pm due to scheduled upgrade work.

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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016

Research exploring the experiences of applicants for civil legal aid to begin

The Scottish Legal Aid Board (SLAB) have commissioned the independent research agency Systra to undertake a postal survey exploring the experiences of applicants for civil legal aid.

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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016

Performance Auditor for SNSIAP appointed

Alan Haddow has joined SLAB’s Internal Audit department as the Performance Auditor for the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP).

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Wednesday, Nov 09, 2016

Bank credit dates over St Andrew's Day bank holiday

Bank credit dates for payments to solicitors will be affected by the public holiday for St Andrews Day on Monday 28 November.

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12, Jan, 2018

VACANCY: Criminal Defence Solicitor - Dundee

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12, Jan, 2018

Glasgow City Council v SLAB judicial review case

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10, Jan, 2018

Police station duty fees and anticipated call rates.

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08, Jan, 2018

Police station arrangements from 25 January 2018

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03, Nov, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

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