This report records the analysis of the responses to the Scottish Government’s Position Statement following the consultation on Places, People and Planning. It was prepared by researchers from Kevin Murray Associates.
The Scottish Government’s consultation was undertaken in June - August 2017, with responses taken to 11 August 2017. 122 responses to the consultation were duly received, again from a wide range of stakeholders, representing a broad range of perspectives on planning and the planning system.
The purpose of this report is primarily to aid the Scottish Government in moving forward with their work. Therefore, the analysis has sought to draw out the major areas of agreement and concern from across the full body of evidence, and areas in which respondents sought more information or had ideas or comments