Publication - Statistics

Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2016-2017

Published: 28 Aug 2018
Directorate:
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781787811256

The 2016-17 Civil Justice in Scotland release includes main statistics tables and figures and supplementary statistics tables.

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Contents
Civil Justice Statistics in Scotland 2016-2017
Table 24: Petitions for judicial review initiated and disposed of[1,2] in the Petition Department of the Court of Session, 2008-09 to 2016-17

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Table 24: Petitions for judicial review initiated and disposed of[1,2] in the Petition Department of the Court of Session, 2008-09 to 2016-17

  2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 % change since 2015-16 % change since 2008-09
Initiated Judicial review                      
Environmental 0 0 2 2 1 3 4 1 3 200 z
Housing 2 1 4 1 . 1 2 13 15 15 650
Immigrants 177 210 266 195 224 231 323 393 262 -33 48
Licensing board 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 z z
Planning permission 5 10 8 11 8 6 12 7 4 -43 -20
Prison authorities 18 107 7 3 10 17 17 24 6 -75 -67
Social security benefits 0 0 0 0 1 . 1 3 5 67 z
Other 30 49 54 31 48 49 39 55 48 -13 60
Total 232 378 342 243 293 308 399 496 343 -31 48
Disposed Judicial review                      
Environmental 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 z
Housing 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 7 17 143 240
Immigrants 153 168 182 267 229 203 229 314 397 26 159
Licensing board 1 1 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 -100 -100
Planning permission 4 7 5 11 12 4 7 12 5 -58 25
Prison authorities 15 18 12 95 101 19 10 23 13 -43 -13
Social security benefits 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 100 z
Other 34 32 39 34 26 40 38 43 50 16 47
Total 212 227 242 412 370 270 287 402 485 21 129

1. Changes were made to the case types and final disposals recorded by the Court of Session from 2009-10 which affects the ability to compare petition type.
2. Figures for initiations and disposals do not necessarily refer to the same cases.
3. z refers to data not being applicable.


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