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  1. 24 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has welcomed the Scottish Government's intention to ban private renter sector evictions for six months.

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  2. 24 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has welcomed the suspension of benefit reviews and reassesments during the coronavirus crisis, branding the move ‘commonsense’.

  3. 20 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has urged employers to treat their staff fairly, as reports emerge of workers being dismissed because of the coronavirus.

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  4. 19 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, outlining a series of emergency measures the Treasury could take to protect household incomes during the Coronavirus crisis. 

  5. 18 Mar 2020

    by Susan Hunter, Co-ordinator of the CAS Kinship Care project

    NB This article appeared in the Herald newspaper on 18 March 2020.

  6. 18 Mar 2020

    A coalition of anti-poverty charities is today calling for a significant boost to the Scottish Welfare Fund.

  7. 13 Mar 2020

    We've published a new advice page on coronavirus (COVID-19) and what it means for you

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  8. 11 Mar 2020

    by Mhoraig Green, CAS Strategic Lead for Social Justice.

    This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 11 March 2020.

  9. 11 Mar 2020

    Responding to announcements in the budget to protect access to cash, CAS Financial Health spokesperson Myles Fitt said:

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  10. 11 Mar 2020

    Responding to the UK budget announcing changes to Universal Credit and statutory sick pay, CAS Social Justice spokesperson Mhoraig Green said:

  11. 10 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland has responded to the new report by the Scottish Parliament’s Social Security Committee which finds that up to £20billion of means-tested benefits had been left unclaimed across the UK in 2016-17.

  12. 5 Mar 2020

    Responding to the news that Flybe has gone into administration, Citizens Advice Scotland Chief Executive Derek Mitchell said,

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  13. 4 Mar 2020

    by Myles Fitt, CAS lead spokesperson on Financial Health.

    This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 4 March 2020.

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  14. 4 Mar 2020

    If you’re currently getting Healthy Start vouchers and you live in Scotland, these will stop on 31 March 2020.

  15. 3 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has welcomed the publication today of the Heat Networks Bill by the Scottish Government as a step in reducing carbon emissions and creating oversight of the previously-unregulated network of communal heating systems.

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  16. 3 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) is today calling for a government review into the falling numbers of households claiming Council Tax Reduction, as new figures show the number of claims has fallen again.

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  17. 2 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) have launched their biggest campaign of the year so far, encouraging people to check if they are eligible to save on council tax.

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  18. 2 Mar 2020

    Citizens Advice Scotland is today launching a new campaign to help people who are struggling to pay their Council Tax bills.

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  19. 26 Feb 2020

    By Dr. Jamie Stewart, Citizens Advice Scotland.

    NB This article was published in the Herald newspaper on 26 February 2020.

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  20. 26 Feb 2020

    Fairer prices, clear and accurate billing and better support for people in vulnerable situations are at the heart of Citizen Advice Scotland’s (CAS) priorities for the energy market in Scotland, outlined today.

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