13 Oct 2021
by Emma Ash, Senior policy officer (Water).
This article was first published in the Herald on 13 October 2021.
11 Oct 2021
Thank you to all bureaux who signed up to support Big Energy Saving Winter this year. We reached out to all participating CABs last week to explain that the campaign will be moved back slightly and will now launch Monday 6 December, running until Monday 31 January.
22 Sep 2021
by Kate Morrison, CAS Fair Markets team.
This column was published in the Herald on 22 September 2021.
21 Jul 2021
by Kate Morrison, CAS Strategic Lead (Fair Markets team).
This column was first published in the Herald on 21 July 2021.
19 Jul 2021
Consumers are supportive of the goal of net zero emissions by 2045, but are ‘in the dark’ over the challenges it will pose in their own lives, a new briefing from Citizens Advice Scotland has revealed.
14 Jul 2021
by Andrew Fraser, CAS policy officer (Strong Communities team).
This column was first published in the Herald on 14 July 2021.
10 Jun 2021
Many vulnerable groups in Scotland are being let down by the postal system, according to new research published today by Citizens Advice Scotland.
7 Jun 2021
The national campaign for Scams Awareness Fortnight will be running from 14-27 June 2021.
24 Mar 2021
by Gail Walker, CAS Policy manager.
This article first appeared in the Herald on 24 March 2021.
23 Feb 2021
Citizens Advice Scotland has welcomed the passage of the Heat Networks Bill in the Scottish Parliament today.
5 Feb 2021
Responding to news the energy price cap is to increase by £96 for default tariff customers, and by £87 for pre-payment meter customers, Citizens Advice Scotland Fair Markets spokesperson Kate Morrison said
3 Feb 2021
by Kate Morrison, CAS Strategic Lead for Fair Markets
This column was first published in the Herald on 03 February 2021.
27 Jan 2021
The Citizens Advice network in Scotland helped 19,554 people in December, as concerns around debt and benefits continued amid Covid-19 restrictions, according to new data released today.
30 Dec 2020
by Emma Ash, CAS policy officer (Fair Markets team)
This article was first published in the Herald on 30 December 2020.
30 Dec 2020
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) is calling for greater investment in energy efficiency measures as demand for online advice soared as the weather turned cold.
8 Dec 2020
Citizens Advice Scotland has welcomed the Scottish Government's announcement that the Water Charges Reduction Scheme is to be increased from 25% to 35% reduction for those who are eligible.
1 Dec 2020
by Rebecca King, CAS policy officer (Energy).
This article first appeared in the Herald on 2 December 2020.
18 Nov 2020
by Andrew Fraser, policy officer in the CAS Strong Communities team.
This article was first published in the Herald on 18 November 2020.
2 Nov 2020
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has welcomed the launch of a consultation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) as part of its work to investigate when consumers may be misled into buying eco-friendly products.
21 Oct 2020
by Emma Ash, Senior policy officer (Water team).
This article was first published in the Herald in 21 October 2020.