You need to apply through the Scottish Legal Aid Board’s website and complete an online application form.
Information you will require for the application
You will require the following:
- your business cash turnover ex VAT and outlays for your last full trading year up to 31 March 2020. This will depend on your business’s financial year – for example, if your year ends in October, provide your turnover from October 2018 to October 2019. If you’ve not been trading a full year, use the turnover you generated up to March 2020 which we’ll consider on a pro rata basis.
- for sole traders and partnerships, the UTR numbers of up to four partners