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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Appeals to the Upper Tribunal

CPAG in Scotland

This course is essential for anyone who wants to challenge decisions of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber) effectively. The main aim of the course is to give you an understanding of what is an error of law, and practice in finding errors of law in the First-tier Tribunal statement of reasons.

The course covers:

Exploring other ways of changing First-tier Tribunal decisions

Finding errors of law in the statement of reasons

Format of an application or appeal to the Upper Tribunal

Procedures from First-tier to Upper Tribunal

Preparing submissions to the Upper Tribunal

Hearings before the Upper Tribunal

Some experience of representing at the First-tier Tribunal is essential.

11:00, 7 September to 8 September 2022
Pauline Chalmers
Social justice & poverty
Various - see website
Attendance type
Online only