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Criminal

Annual update on the Criminal Quality Assurance Scheme for Criminal Legal Assistance

15 March 2019

This is longer than previous reports as it covers the end of the first six year cycle of reviews which ran to the end of March 2019. 

Legal Aid Online

Online notifications for court granted and automatic legal aid cases

11 March 2019

Not all notifications are being sent to solicitors when we receive applications for court granted and automatic legal aid.

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Solicitor satisfaction surveys restarting

11 March 2019

Micro-surveys measuring solicitor satisfaction with our applications and accounts service are to get underway again this month.

General

SLAB welcomes new legal aid advisory panel

8 March 2019

The Scottish Legal Aid Board's Chief Executive Colin Lancaster and board member Raymond McMenamin have been appointed to the Scottish Government's legal aid...

Children's

Apply for the Children’s Hearings Duty Scheme 2019-2020

19 February 2019

You need to submit a duty application form by Friday 17 May.

General

Legal aid applicant fined after pleading guilty to fraud

14 February 2019

David Delargy pled guilty to legal aid fraud and was fined £330 in Edinburgh Sheriff Court last week.

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New SLAB performance measures provide a whole service assessment and drive improvements

24 January 2019

Our Corporate Plan set out our intentions to change our key performance indicators from April 2017.

General

Annual Report 2017-18 published

12 December 2018

The Scottish Legal Aid Board’s (SLAB) annual report for 2017-18 was published today.

General

SLAB welcomes publication of Scottish Government response to Legal Aid Review

29 November 2018

We welcome the publication today of the Scottish Government’s response to the Legal Aid Review and the commitment it contains to preserving the scope and...

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We’re looking for your input on Legal Aid Online

28 November 2018

We are carrying out research to help shape the future look and feel of Legal Aid Online.