Citizens Advice Scotland
Scotland’s Citizens Advice network unlocked more than £84 million in benefits payments for its clients in 2018-19, according to new figures released today.
Published 24 October 2019
Almost 222,000 people in Scotland are now receiving personalised Universal Credit support, new figures show.
Published 21 October 2019
A report commissioned by Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) on consumer attitudes to energy networks in Scotland has found that only half (55%) of households off the gas grid are satisfied with their heating systems.
Published 14 October 2019
A new report by Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has revealed that 76% of Scottish adults are in some way concerned about money or debt in the next year.
Published 14 October 2019
Dr Jamie Stewart, energy policy manager at Citizens Advice Scotland, discusses why the mass installation of smart meters in homes should be stalled.
Published 10 October 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has today launched a new video to mark its 80th anniversary.
Published 30 September 2019
A major fund to create low-carbon heating infrastructure is now open for applications.
Published 23 September 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for honesty from policy makers on who will foot the bill in the move towards a more sustainable economy.
Published 20 September 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has today called upon the British Government to end the current five-week wait for Universal Credit.
Published 19 September 2019
Ovo Energy has announced the acquisition of SSE's home energy business in a £500 million deal.
Published 16 September 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has voiced concerns that around 9,000 fewer households in Scotland claimed Council Tax Reduction (CTR) in the past year.
Published 11 September 2019
An inquiry has been launched by Holyrood’s social security committee as estimates suggest a huge number of benefits remain unclaimed by those eligible for them.
Published 10 September 2019
Low income families will be able to apply for a new £10 a week payment for every child aged 0-6 next year after the Scottish Government brought forward its Scottish Child Payment.
Published 5 September 2019
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for action to reduce the ‘five week wait’ that claimants of Universal Credit (UC) face before receiving their first payment.
Published 3 September 2019
Increasing numbers of working people in Scotland are struggling on their present incomes, according to new analysis from Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS).
Published 26 August 2019