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Process Summary


An advert is published.


Application forms are assessed & applicant(s) who will be invited for interview are agreed.


Applicant(s) attend an interview.


A decision meeting takes place & applicant(s) to be recommended are agreed.


A recommendation report is prepared & sent to the Scottish Government.

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27th March 2020



RT @JudgesScotland: Sheriff Aisha Anwar has been appointed as the sheriff principal for the South Strathclyde, Dumfries and Galloway Sh…

18th March 2020



In line with government guidelines, we are now working remotely. The best way to contact us is by emailing the JAB…

12th March 2020



Reminder: applications for the Offices of Sheriff and Summary Sheriff close at noon on Tuesday 17 March 2020! Appl…

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