Information for the public About us

2013 January to May mailshots and updates


These are the mailshots we sent to the legal profession between January and May 2013.


Monday, May 13, 2013

Criminal Legal Assistance Update

Update on the Criminal Quality Assurance Scheme (PDF 178.6Kb)


Wednesday, Apr 17, 2013

Civil legal assistance update

Accounts update (PDF 171.3Kb)




Friday, Apr 12, 2013

Legal assistance update

Civil and Children’s Legal Assistance Update (PDF 159.9Kb)


Monday, Apr 08, 2013

Civil legal assistance update

Cost limitation – Accounts guidance (PDF 234.0Kb)


Friday, Apr 05, 2013

Legal assistance update

Welfare Reform Update (PDF 168.2Kb)




Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013

Research Update

Research with solicitors and applicants (PDF 140.9Kb)


Friday, Mar 08, 2013

Children's Legal Assistance Update

Children’s Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 Update (PDF 155.3Kb)


Wednesday, Mar 06, 2013

Accounts Update

Improvements to Paper Accounts Offer Process (PDF 145.0Kb)


Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013

Civil Legal Assistance Update

Cost limitations on grants of civil legal aid (PDF 194.0Kb)


Wednesday, Feb 27, 2013

Criminal Duty Plans update

Criminal duty Plans update (PDF 156.1Kb)


Friday, Feb 15, 2013

Civil Legal Assistance Update

Civil Legal Assistance Update - 15 February 2013 (PDF 85.4Kb)


Monday, Feb 04, 2013

Instruction of Experts and Professionals in Cases Funded by Legal Aid

Instruction of Experts and Professionals in Cases Funded by Legal Aid (PDF 175.7Kb)


Thursday, Jan 31, 2013

Criminal Legal Assistance Update

Criminal Legal Assistance Update (PDF 116.5Kb)


Friday, Jan 18, 2013

Civil and Children's Legal Assistance Update

Civil and Children's Legal Assistance Update (PDF 198.8Kb)

Legal Aid Online

Legal services providers please click here to log in to Legal Aid Online  loginBtn

Quick links

Providers News

18, May, 2017

Upcoming research with people who have used the Public Defence Solicitors’ Office (PDSO)

Read article

11, May, 2017

Annual update on the Quality Assurance Scheme for Criminal Legal Assistance

Read article

08, May, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Child-Centred Legal Practice in The Children’s Hearing System

Read article

08, May, 2017

Scottish Child Law Centre training event - Getting Sibling Contact Right

Read article