Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service
Incorporated on the 25th September 1997
The service operates as a company limited by guarantee.
D&G CAS, an amalgamation of Dumfriesshire CAB, Castle Douglas and District CAB, Stranraer CAB, Dumfries Welfare Rights, Stranraer Welfare Rights, Nithsdale Housing Advice Service, Upper Nithsdale Welfare Rights and Dumfries & Galloway CAB Benefits Advice Project.
The objectives are to ensure that individuals do not suffer through ignorance of their rights and responsibilities, or of the services available, or through an inability to express their needs effectively, and to exercise a responsible influence on the development of social policies.
Our latest Annual Report can be downloaded here Annual report 2016-17
D&G Citizens Advice Service has its Headquarters located in the same building as Dumfries CAB
This is next to the JobCentre Plus and faces the Bank of Scotland Car Park.
For a more information on the history of the CAB service pleaese follow this external link: CAB History