SCTS



Defibrillators installed in all SCTS buildings

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has installed public access defibrillator (PADs) in all of the SCTS buildings across Scotland.

Published 11 June 2019

Flagship Glasgow Tribunals Centre opens

The new Glasgow Tribunals Centre at Atlantic Quay has been opened by President of Scottish Tribunals, Lady Smith and Senior President of Tribunals, Sir Ernest Ryder.

Published 14 May 2019

Gilson Gray and TCH Law first to use fully digital process for simple procedure cases

Gilson Gray and TCH Law were the first firms to use the new fully digital process for simple procedure cases yesterday morning.

Published 26 April 2019

Fully digital process for simple procedure cases to be rolled out next week

A new fully digital process for simple procedure cases is ready to be rolled out next Thursday, the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has said.

Published 18 April 2019

Work underway on Kirkcaldy’s new court complex

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has started work on a two court complex to hear sheriff and jury cases and custody cases in Kirkcaldy.

Published 26 March 2019

Refurbishment works begin at Peterhead Sheriff and JP Court

The Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service (SCTS) has started work to replace the roof and upgrade the façade of Peterhead Sheriff and Justice of the Peace Court.

Published 13 March 2019

Percentage of High Court trials adjourned due to lack of court time declines

The percentage of High Court trials adjourned due to lack of court time has declined.

Published 11 March 2019

Information on forthcoming appeals now available on courts website

Enhanced information in relation to upcoming appeal cases in the Court of Session is now available on the Scottish Courts and Tribunals website.

Published 8 February 2019

New guidance issued by commercial judges

New guidance has been issued by the commercial judges relating to the recovery of documents in commercial actions, the enforcement of adjudication awards and circumstances in which dispensing with certain of the court’s usual requirements may be appropriate.

Published 31 January 2019