Covid-19: Refreshed CRWIA for the emergency children’s provisions for the hearings system
11 December 2020
Children’s Hearings Scotland (CHS) and the Scottish Children’s Reporter Administration have published a refreshed Children’s Rights and Wellbeing Impact Assessment (CRWIA) for the children’s provisions in the Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020.
The document, which will be revisited again early in New Year ahead of any March extension, suspension or expiry of provisions, is available on the
Children’s Hearings Improvement Partnership website.
Qualitative research with Children’s legal assistance solicitors
18 May 2023
Qualitative research with solicitors who provide Children’s legal assistance will take place June 2023 to further explore experiences Hearings system.
Fee applicable for framing citations in Adults With Incapacity and Children’s legal aid cases
6 March 2023
We have amended our legal aid guidance on the framing of court forms for citations in Adults with Incapacity (AWI) and Children’s legal aid cases
Participation Individual’s at children’s hearings and pre hearing panels – ABWOR to be available
19 January 2023
The Legal Aid and Advice and Assistance (Miscellaneous Amendment) (Scotland) Regulations 2023 come into force on 23 January 2023
Survey of solicitors providing children’s legal aid
27 October 2022
We are undertaking a survey of solicitors providing children’s legal aid to explore experiences of providing legal aid.
Scottish Legal Aid Board
Thistle House 91 Haymarket Terrace
DX555250, Edinburgh 30
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