Appeals and Guidance
Appeals flowchart

OSCR confirms a decision under section 74 of the Act.

Appellant sends Notice of appeal to SCAP (within 28 days)

SCAP sends acknowledgement of appeal to appellant and informs OSCR of appeal (within 14 days).

Appellant submits supporting documentation and whether or not they wish a hearing (within 28 days)

OSCR submits a response to the appeal and sends documentation to SCAP (within 42 days).

Hearing requested?


SCAP considers appeal and informs parties of its decision.


SCAP gives 14 days notice of a hearing date and provides parties with copies of relevant documentation.

Appeal hearing

SCAP delivers its decision at the hearing, or within 21 days.