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I am a single parent and work part time 16 hours a week, would

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I am a single parent and work part time 16 hours a week, would I still qualify for legal aid if I moved my new partner in with me? He is not working at present due to a long term illness but receives benefit payment every 2 weeks, not sure what its called, not jobseekers as he doesn't go to sign on he gets a sick line from doctors he sends to the place that pays him this benefit
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
Some benefits are taken into account for legal aid purposes and others are not. For that reason I need to know what type of benefits your partner get.
Can you find out and revert to me please.