Information on the fund which provides help for families with babies in neonatal care
This document updates the Scottish
Government’s 2017-19 procurement strategy
which was published in December 2016.
We need to review our strategy each year
and make changes to it where appropriate
and this update is the outcome of that first
review. It provides some more focus on some of those
policies that we aim to support through
procurement such as sustainable procurement and that contribute to inclusive growth.
The first Child Poverty Delivery Plan due under the Child Poverty (Scotland) Act 2017. Outlining action for the period 2018-22.
Further Technical Information annexed within the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22
Child poverty projections for Scotland independently produced by Howard Reed at Landman Economics and Graham Start at Virtual Worlds Research.
Results of the Scottish Government's equality impact assessment on the policy development of the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22.
Results of the Scottish Government's children's rights and wellbeing impact assessment on the policy development of the Tackling Child Poverty Delivery Plan 2018-22.
This joint consultation with COSLA sets out the Funding Follows the Child approach and seeks views on the proposed National Standard that will underpin it.
2016 Urban Rural Classification. Classification identifying urban and rural areas based on settlement size and drive times. Update on 2013-2014 Classification.
Reviewed and updated Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) conducted for commencement of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016
Reviewed and updated Childrens Rights and Wellbeing Impact Assessment (CRWIA) conducted for commencement of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016
Reviewed and updated Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) conducted for commencement of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016
Reviewed and updated Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) conducted for commencement of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016
Looks at the key issues for individuals as a result of the UK decision to leave the EU.
One page consultation response to the Consultation on devolved data sharing secondary legislation for the purposes of data sharing public service delivery powers, as defined in the Digital Economy Act (2017,)providing information on the responses received and an outline on how potential concerns about privavcy are being addressed.
Evaluation Report of the "You've Earned It" Benefit Uptake campaign that ran in October 2017.
Public consultation running between 28 March and 20 June 2018 seeking views on the introduction of compulsory CCTV in all areas of slaughterhouses where live animals are present.
The organisational duty of candour underpins the Scottish Government’s commitment to openness and learning which is vital to the provision of safe, effective and person-centred health and social care. This guidance focuses on the implementation of the legal duty of candour procedure for all organisations that provide health services, care services or social work services in Scotland.
Key things to consider before purchasing and installing a Public Access Defibrillator.
The plan sets out the next steps we will take to deliver more effective and joined-up employability support across Scotland.