Findings from a survey of the Scottish Government's stakeholders; identifying strengths and weaknesses in the SG's approach to stakeholder engagement and assessing stakeholder views and knowledge of the Government's Purpose and National Outcomes.
Explores how attitudes to government, public services and the economy have changed in the last decade, with a particular focus on how changing political and economic contexts are impacting on public opinion. Also presents findings from some new questions on attitudes to local service delivery and responsiveness.
This report reviews the literature and examines what the Fund consists of, how it operates and who benefits from it. This review also proposes three alternative models of how the Fund could be administered if it were to be devolved to Scotland.
This report summarises the results of a customer satisfaction survey of the DPEA. All appellants, agents and planning authorities who had been involved in the modernised appeal service between August 2009 and October 2010 were given the opportunity to participate in the survey.
The Research Findings summarises customers views on the service provided by the DPEA. All appellants, agents and planning authorities who had been involved in the modernised appeal service between August 2009 and October 2010 were given the opportunity to paricipate in the survey.
A consultation exercise on extending the local bus registration regime and Bus Service Operators Grant to demand responsive transport services.
The financing of infrastructure is currently a key constraint to development and the report explores the potential of development charges to assist this situation
Report on the Future Delivery of Public Services by the Commission chaired by Dr Campbell Christie. Published on 29 June 2011.
Proposals for secondary legislation to change the way in which higher education tuition fees are applied to students who normally live in another part of the UK outside Scotland (RUK).
Responses to Consultation on Extension of Permitted Development Rights and Permitted Changes of Use to Finfish and Shellfish Developments
This Statistics Publication Notice provides details of the Provisional Outturn 2010-11 and Budget Estimates 2011-12 for Local Authorities in Scotland. This data is collected on the Provisional Outturn and Budget Estimates (POBE) return which collects data on Net Revenue Expenditure for services provided by Scottish Local Authorities.
The third in the series of papers proposing amendments to the Scotland Bill.
Staff of Scottish Local Authority Social Work Services, 2010
An analysis of the responses to the Scottish Government's recent Consultation Paper on amending the implied terms of the Mobile Homes Act 1983
The key findings from the analysis of the Scottish Government's recent Consultation Paper on amending the implied terms of the Mobile Homes Act 1983
Presents for the first time, information in regard to Mental Health Officers (MHOs)in Scotland as national statistics. Previous figures have been presented as newsletter articles and twice as official statistics.
Estimates of employment in the public sector up to Q1 2011
Educational Outcomes for Scotland's Looked After Children, 2009/10
This publication presents post-appeal attainment information (2009/10), initial and sustained school leaver destinations (2009/10) and school meals (2011).
Reports presenting analysis of and findings from the Scottish Government’s public consultation on school handbooks and better information for parents.