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Civil Quality Assurance


The Civil Quality Assurance Scheme was introduced in 2003 and is managed by the Law Society of Scotland.

The system is overseen by a Civil Quality Assurance Committee, which comprises three members appointed by SLAB, three members appointed by the Law Society of Scotland and three lay members.


The Law Society's website has more information about the Civil Quality Assurance scheme


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23, Jun, 2017

Legal Aid Applicant Sentenced for Fraud

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22, Jun, 2017

First advice agencies accredited under new Scottish National Standards process

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18, May, 2017

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

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11, May, 2017

Annual update on the Quality Assurance Scheme for Criminal Legal Assistance

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22, Feb, 2017

Serious concerns raised over methodology, analysis and underlying data in Law Society’s financial health report

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