SLCC Levy Collection 2017

Invoices will be issued by email on 22 May 2017

Payment due by 20 June 2017

The Law Society collects and pays the Scottish Legal Complaints Commission (SLCC) levy in terms of section 27 of the Legal Profession and Legal Aid Act (Scotland) 2007, on behalf of all solicitors holding practising certificates on 30 June 2017.

Online process for 2017

We very much appreciate members assistance in the efficient collection and payment of this obligation. The Levy collection invoices for this year will be emailed to all solicitors holding practising certificates in May 2017. Payment may be made online either individually or by business administrators in the same way as for annual practising certificate renewal. This will help us make the process easier for members, reduce costs and save significant amounts of paper. The deadline for payment is 20 June 2017.

The SLCC levies for 2017 are -


                  - Full practising certificate holders - £356

                  - Half rate (in first three practice years) - £178

                  - Solicitors not in private practice (including unemployed) - £107

                  - Solicitors practising outwith Scotland - £116

Conveyancing & Executry Practitioners

                  - Full £356

                  - Half £178

                  - Inhouse £107