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2008 Mailshots and updates



Monday, Dec 29, 2008

Summary justice reform system model assumptions and key performance info

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Monday, Dec 22, 2008

Civil simplification update

mailshot (PDF 57.8Kb)


Friday, Nov 28, 2008

VAT rate changes / solicitors' accounts

letter (PDF 180.8Kb)


Thursday, Nov 20, 2008

Employment and support allowance / Children’s advice and assistance / Assessing capital in advice and assistance applications / Criminal and Civil Legal Assistance Registers / St Andrew’s Day office closure.

mailshot (PDF 106.3Kb)


Friday, Nov 14, 2008

Part-time peer reviewers wanted for Criminal Quality Assurance Scheme

mailshot (PDF 137.4Kb)


Wednesday, Nov 05, 2008

Sheriffs' briefing note on children's legal aid

Briefing note (PDF 68.4Kb)




Tuesday, Sep 02, 2008

Seminars - extra dates in Dumfries and Fife We have been holding a series of seminars about the reforms which are mainly focused on account issues, and now have two further dates in Fife and Dumfries. Read

letter (PDF 55.9Kb)


Friday, Aug 29, 2008

web only: Review and monitoring of the reforms of summary criminal legal assistance - latest monthly statistics on applications and grants, and grant rate for July 2008 - see 24 April 2009



Thursday, Aug 28, 2008

Mailing 9: Further guidance summary reforms

letter (PDF 69.8Kb) FAQs (PDF 176.7Kb)


Friday, Jul 25, 2008

Mailing 8: Summary reforms - Summer criminal legal assistance reform seminars

letter on account issues (PDF 56.9Kb)










Friday, Jun 27, 2008

27 June - Criminal application form starter packs - All starter packs have been dispatched and should be delivered on Friday 27 June - web notice only.



Friday, Jun 27, 2008

Mailing 6: Category Codes Card, Equality Card and ordering forms

mailing (PDF 32.1Kb) order form (PDF 101.0Kb) Category codes card (PDF 70.0Kb) Keycard (PDF 24.9Kb)




Friday, Jun 20, 2008

Mailing 4: Summary criminal fixed payments guidance

cover letter (PDF 95.6Kb) Summary criminal fixed payments accounts guidance (PDF 97.8Kb)


Wednesday, Jun 18, 2008

Form starter pack mailings



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