Scottish Legal Aid Board

Manages the legal aid system, which provides access to legal help and advice for people who wouldn't otherwise be able to afford it.

Services

Help with a legal problem

Who can help you if you need advice about a legal problem, such as debt, housing, benefits, employment, divorce or claims for money.

Instead of going to court

If you have a dispute with someone or an organisation, there may be ways to deal with it without going to court.

Legal aid

Help with the costs of legal advice and representation in court if you can’t afford it.