The levies for 2009 - 2010 were: 

(The SLCC's financial year runs from 1 July to 30 June of the following year.)

Solicitors with 3 plus years experience £275
Advocates £223
Solicitors within first 3 years experience £138
In-house and Outwith Scotland Solicitors £91
Association of Commercial Attorneys £91

Complaints levies are made against legal practitioners when a complaint is upheld. The complaints levies for 2009 - 2010 were:  

Mediation Levy £0
No complaint upheld £0
Complaint accepted - First Settlement £500
Complaint accepted - Second and Further Settlements £700
Formal Determination - First £800
Formal Determination - Second £1,200
Formal Determination - Third and Further Determination £2,000


The Proposed Budget 2009/2010 was sent to relevant professional organisations with an accompanying letter - Budget letter to Consultees and responses were received from The Law Society of Scotland and the The Faculty of Advocates. As a new organisation, the Association of Commercial Attorneys became operational after the consultation period.

PDF Proposed Budget for 2009/2010 (PDF, 248 KB)