Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations amend regulation 2 of the Advice and Assistance (Scotland) Amendment (No. 2) Regulations 2004. In respect of existing cases where advice and assistance was granted prior to 28th June 2004 the fee increases will apply to work done or outlays incurred on or after that date. In respect of new cases where advice and assistance is granted on or after 28th June 2004 the new fees will also apply.