This document sets out our current achievements and future priorities, and highlights the work the Scottish Government is taking forward to respond to the recommendations made in the Scottish Veterans Commissioner’s first three reports.
The Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland's review of the investigation and prosecution of sexual crimes by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service.
The ‘Rent Pressure Zone Requirements for Local Authorities’ document specifies the requirements that a local authority must meet for a Rent
Pressure Zone (RPZ) application to be valid in terms of section 35 of the Private Housing
(Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016.
Former Chief Medical Officer Sir Harry Burns has carried out an independent national review into targets and indicators for health and social care. The review considered how targets and performance indicators can lead to the best outcomes for people being cared for, whether in hospital, primary care, community care or social care services.
The purpose of Respect for All is to ensure that all sectors and communities are consistently and coherently contributing to a holistic approach to anti-bullying regardless of the type of bullying.
This report presents the findings of an Equality and Impact Assessment carried out in reference to the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Relief from Additional Amount)(Scotland) Bill.
This report presents an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government's public consultation on energy efficiency and condition standards in private rented housing.
This publication reports the latest results for the indicators selected to monitor progress of the Scottish Government’s Prevention of Obesity Route Map. The data for most indicators have been updated to include 2016, although some are less recent than this. The indicator framework was informed by NHS Health Scotland’s healthy weight outcomes logic model, and by the Scottish Public Health Network’s Route Map engagement process.
This publication presents statistics on private sector rent levels in Scotland over the years 2010 to 2017 (years to end-September) using data from the Rent Service Scotland market evidence database.
Analysis of Responses to the Consultation on Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies, and Regulation of District Heating.
An analysis of the responses received to the consultation on Scotland's Energy Efficiency Programme (SEEP) published in January 2017.
One of a number of discussion papers published by the Commissioner for Fair Access, this paper considers the nature of league tables and university rankings and their relationship to fair access
Consultation on a Draft Onshore Wind Policy Statement: Analysis of Responses: November 2017
An independent analysis of the responses received by the Scottish Government as part of the public consultation on a Scottish Energy Strategy: The Future of Energy in Scotland, which ran from 24 January to 30 May 2017.
This is a Second Consultation on Local Heat and Energy Efficiency Strategies, and Regulation of District and Communal Heating. Based on the evidence and views gathered from stakeholders through the first consultation and other engagement, this consultation document sets out more specific policy proposals for LHEES, and regulation of district and communal heating.
This document is intended primarily to provide an accessible explanation to Scotland’s GPs of the changes we propose to effect in Regulations. The proposed changes will complement the complex wider contractual framework that underpins the provision of General Medical Services in Scotland. It will also be of significant interest to those planning and managing General Medical Services.
This Code of Practice sets out the Scottish Government’s plan to facilitate the shift to a model which does not entail GPs providing their practice premises.
This report contains the quantitative research findings from the Social Security Experience Panels’ ‘About Your Benefits and You’ research.
This report is a visual summary of the quantitative research findings from the Social Security Experience Panels’ ‘About Your Benefits and You’ research.
A report recommending improvements to respond better to the needs of children and young people with Learning Disability (LD) and/or autism