This consultation seeks views on draft rules of procedure for the Upper Tribunal for Scotland and time limits for seeking permission to appeal.
The draft Upper Tribunal Rules set out the process for appealing and make provisions for the recovery of wasted expenses.
The consultation proposes a 30 day time limit for seeking permission to appeal a decision of either the First-tier Tribunal or Upper Tribunal for Scotland.
The consultation also seeks views on draft regulations that create generic offences in relation to proceedings within both the First-tier and Upper Tribunal for Scotland.
The consultation will close on 15 December 2015