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Community Payback Order: Unpaid Work


Local Authority area:

East Renfrewshire

Primary Courts of relevance:

Paisley Sheriff Court, and East Renfrewshire residents sentenced in other courts including Glasgow

All information provided by:

East Renfrewshire Community Justice Partnership

East Renfrewshire Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 2021

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Community Payback Order: Unpaid Work

Interventions suitable for

Available for all offence types for East Renfrewshire service users. Male and female aged 16 +

Programme title and provider

Unpaid work

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Through use of other activity hours, people undertaking a Community Payback Orders Unpaid work requirement can be credited for hours if they undertake the following activities:

  • Engagement with Employability/Training Services
  • Engagement with Adult Learning ( No Barriers Service)

Possible Outcomes

Community reparation, addressing range of criminogenic needs through other activity i.e. addictions/mental health/employability. Specific groups for light duties/women with chronic issues/sexual offenders or those at risk.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Level 1 standalone order – no assessment required, otherwise assessment re-suitability will be within Criminal Justice Social Work Reports.