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Best value reviews

Best Value Review of Civil Legal Assistance - stage reporting process

July 2011

Read the detailed proposals here

Best Value Review of Immigration and Asylum

June 2011

Read the report and research briefing

Best Value Review of Civil Legal Assistance - Regulation 18 (special urgency) work

March 2011

You can read the report here.

Best Value Review of Mental Health work

February 2011

Read the report here and the research briefing on the CLAO Inverness training day on mental health and the law.

Best value review of the cost of civil legal aid cases

We are continuing our series of Best Value Reviews to identify the scope for reducing the costs associated with civil legal aid cases. These include: cases where both parties are in receipt of legal aid; and the use and cost of bar reports. We will carry out this work in consultation with the legal profession and make recommendations to the Scottish Government.


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01, Dec, 2017

Change in forum for private sector tenancies and eviction proceedings

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20, Nov, 2017

Payment dates over the Festive period

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03, Nov, 2017

Annual Report 2016-17 published

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11, Oct, 2017

Evaluations of grant funding advice programmes published

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21, Aug, 2017

Advocate David Sheldon appointed to board

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