Search Legislation

The First-tier Tribunal for Scotland General Regulatory Chamber Charity Appeals (Procedure) Regulations 2017

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Decisions of the First-tier Tribunal

This section has no associated Policy Notes

25.—(1) A decision of the First-tier Tribunal may be taken by a majority and the decision must record whether it was unanimous or taken by a majority.

(2) Where the First-tier Tribunal is constituted by two members, the chairing member shall have a second vote.

(3) A decision of the First-tier Tribunal may be given at the end of the hearing or within 30 days of the hearing.

(4) The decision must be recorded as soon as possible in a decision document which must also contain a statement of reasons for the decision and be signed by the chairing member and dated.

(5) The First-tier Tribunal must send a copy of the decision to each party to the appeal together with a notice explaining the rights of the parties to appeal the decision of the First-tier Tribunal and the time within which, and the manner in which, the right of appeal may be exercised.

(6) Except where a decision is announced at the end of the hearing, it shall be treated as having been made on the date on which the chairing member signs the decision.

(7) The First-tier Tribunal may order that particulars of a decision relating to—

(a)evidence heard before the First-tier Tribunal in private;

(b)evidence which refers to intimate personal or financial circumstances;

(c)evidence which is considered to be commercially sensitive;

(d)evidence which consists of confidential communication; or

(e)any other matter as the First-tier Tribunal considers appropriate for the protection of parties;

must be excluded from publication in terms of rule 26 and from inspection in the register in terms of rule 27.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Policy Note

Policy Note sets out a brief statement of the purpose of a Scottish Statutory Instrument and provides information about its policy objective and policy implications. They aim to make the Scottish Statutory Instrument accessible to readers who are not legally qualified and accompany any Scottish Statutory Instrument or Draft Scottish Statutory Instrument laid before the Scottish Parliament from July 2012 onwards. Prior to this date these type of notes existed as ‘Executive Notes’ and accompanied Scottish Statutory Instruments from July 2005 until July 2012.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources