The General Regulatory Chamber is a Chamber of the First-tier Tribunal for Scotland. The functions of the Scottish Charity Appeals Panel were transferred into the Chamber in 2018 and from Thursday 1 June 2023 the Parking and Bus Lane Appeals jurisdiction within the Chamber will be known as Transport Appeals.


The President of the Chamber is Alexander Green.

Find out more about Scottish Tribunals.



Charity appeals


The Charity Appeals jurisdiction of the First-tier Tribunal deals with appeals against decisions made by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR); the body which regulates charitable activity in Scotland.

Phone: 0300 303 5761



Charity appeals

Transport appeals


The Transport appeals tribunal considers appeals against Penalty Charge Notices issued by a number of councils within Scotland for parking contraventions and for three councils for bus lane enforcement notifications.  From the 1 June 2023 the tribunal will also consider penalty charge notices relating to the new Low Emission Zones and in the future other transport related appeals will be added.


Phone: 0300 303 5760


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Transport Appeals