as from nov 2016 the Scottish system changed...DX   As the process for those is different to the rest of the UK   There are 2 types of actions in Scotland:   SIMPLE PROCEDURE- up to £5000 simple and relatively easy to complete yourself.   Ordinary Cause Action for over £5000 http://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/taking-...ordinary-cause   Ordinary Actions can be more complicated and can also be completed yourself as long as you TAKE the time to research and be able to respond