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Local contact details
If you have any queries, or would just like to chat to someone about volunteering in the Children’s Hearings System, please contact the Area Convener for Aberdeen City:

Name: Laura Mearns

Being a Panel Member in Aberdeen City

As part of your role as a Panel Member in Aberdeen City you will be expected to commit to sit on two children's hearings every month and also to attend at least four of the learning and development opportunities per year.

Information sessions

Interested in becoming a Panel Member? Join an information session in Aberdeen.

Thursday 5 October: 6pm (for 6.30pm start) until 8pm. Town House, Broad Street, AB10 1AQ 

If you wish to attend a session, please email

Hearings schedule

Monday afternoon, Tuesday to Thursday morning and afternoon and Friday morning. 

Your hearings centre in Aberdeen is The Exchange, No 2 62-104 Market Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5PJ.

Applications now open