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The Future of Forestry in Scotland: Analysis of responses to the public consultation exercise

Description
ISBN9781786527639
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 13, 2017

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ISBN 978 1 78652 763 9 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 261525

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Contents

Executive Summary

Introduction
Background
Profile of respondents
Analysis and reporting

Chapter 1: New organisational arrangements in Scotland
Proposals for a dedicated Forestry Division and an Executive Agency
Delivering the benefits of greater integration within the wider Scottish Government structure
Maintaining professional skills and knowledge of forestry
A future land agency for Scotland

Chapter 2: Effective cross-border arrangements
Priorities for cross-border co-operation
Delivery of cross-border arrangements

Chapter 3: Legislation and regulation
A duty placed on Ministers
Principles for a new legislative framework

Chapter 4: Assessing impact
Equality
Business and regulation
Privacy
Environmental

Chapter 5: Other comments
Summary of major themes throughout the consultation

Annex 1

Annex 2

Glossary of abbreviations used