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Crofting Consultation 2017

Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateAugust 28, 2017


ISBN 978 1 78851 154 4 (web only publication)
PPDAS 272126

This document is also available in pdf format (339 KB)
The respondent information form and consultation questionnaire are available in Word format (174 KB)


Minesterial Foreward

Handling your response
Next steps in the process
Aim of this consultation

Section 1 - Introduction

Section 2 - Options for legislative change
Option 1 - Consolidation Bill
Option 2 - Bill amending existing legislation / Pre-Consolidation Bill
Option 3 - Bill amending existing legislation and restating crofting law
Option 4 - Bill setting out 'new' crofting law

Section 3 - Specific legislative priorities
i. Absenteeism, Misuse and Neglect
ii. Assignation and Succession
iii. Common Grazings
iv. Crofting Commission Regulatory Functions and Processes
v. Crofting Registration
vi. Owner-occupied Crofts
vii. Standard Securities
viii. Ordering of priorities

Annex A - The Wider Context


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