If a party involved in a DAS debt payment programme (DPP) does not agree with a decision, by the DAS Administrator ,to approve, reject, vary or revoke that DPP they can appeal to the sheriff at the appropriate sheriff court. The appeal must be made on a point of law so the individual may wish to take legal advice before proceeding.
Appeals can be made by
An individual must register their appeal with the sheriff within 14 days of the DAS Administrator making her decision. The appeal should be made by summary application.
The decision of the sheriff is final.