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Management of Proceedings in the Sheriff Court (Oct. 2023)

Guidance for court users - proceedings in the Sheriff Courts

This guidance has been produced by the Sheriffs Principal to achieve a consistency of approach across the sheriff courts wherever possible. Practitioners and litigants should also have regard to guidance issued locally in any sheriffdom.

This guidance supersedes and replaces “Guidance for Court Users: Proceedings in the Sheriff Courts” issued by the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service dated 22 July 2022.

Guidance effective from 30 October 2023.

Management of Proceedings in the Sheriff Courts (October 2023)
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