Citation and commencement

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Civil Legal Aid (Scotland) (Fees) Amendment Regulations 2004 and shall come into force on 1st July 2004.


2.  These Regulations shall apply only to fees for work done and outlays incurred in relation to any case where legal aid other than criminal legal aid is granted on or after 1st July 2004.

Amendment of the Civil Legal Aid (Scotland) (Fees) Regulations 1989

3.—(1) The Civil Legal Aid (Scotland) (Fees) Regulations 1989(1) are amended in accordance with the following paragraphs.

(2) The amendments contained in the Civil Legal Aid (Scotland) (Fees) Regulations 2003(2) shall apply to fees and outlays allowable to solicitors in respect of legal aid other than criminal legal aid.

(3) In regulation 5(2E) omit “or proceedings under the Children (Scotland) Act 1995(3).

(4) At the end of Schedule 7 insert–


Authorised to sign by the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House, Edinburgh

10th June 2004