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Payment dates over August Bank Holiday
21 August 2019
The Bank Holiday on 26 August will affect BACS payments to the profession.
As Monday is a non BACS processing day at the bank our Friday/Monday payment will be affected.
Payment Run Date Bank Credit Date
23/08/19 (Fri) 28/08/19 (Wed)
26/08/19 (Mon) 29/08/19 (Thur)
Payments return to normal
28/08/19 (Wed) 30/08/19 (Fri)
New Advice and Assistance out of hours helpline number
22 June 2022
We have changed the number to ring for the out of hours Advice and Assistance. Please note that from 31 July, the mobile phone number will be withdrawn.
All solicitor updates
Helping our customers with communication support needs
17 June 2022
As part of our public sector equality duty we have improved access to legal assistance for service users requiring additional communications support.
Ensuring valid application for participation individuals at Children’s Hearings – no availability of ABWOR at present
16 June 2022
The correct procedure for applying ABWOR for legal representation of siblings seeking to exercise their rights under section 25 of Children (Scotland) 2020 Act
Platinum Jubilee closures and availability of new holiday court fees
31 May 2022
Our offices are closed Friday 3 June for Platinum Jubilee. Court holidays at the end of this week also mean custody courts due to be held Saturday 4 June 2022.