A short guide to public finances in Scotland
Analysis of charges reported to the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service of Scotland (COPFS) with a religious aggravation under Section 74 of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003. The report provides information about the nature of the religiously aggravated offending charges, the accused and the victims.
Scotland's first Trafficking and Exploitation Strategy was published in May 2017. This first Annual Progress Report sets out the significant progress that has been made in implementing the Strategy.
Agriculture Facts and Figures 2018 is prepared by the Scottish Government Rural & Environment Science & Analytical Services. This factcard provides summary indicators concerning aggregate output, inputs and incomes as well as results from the agricultural census and surveys, with additional commentary available on the Scottish Government website.
Shared public health priorities for Scotland, focus for public services to improve population health, reduce inequalities and increase healthy life expectancy
Scotland’s Place in Europe: Security, Judicial Co-operation and Law Enforcement sets out the Scottish Government’s position about the importance of maintaining a close relationship with the EU in relation to security, law enforcement and criminal justice co-operation.
Scotland's commitment to a strong, long-term, bilateral partnership with China
Scoping ‘Areas of Search’ Study for offshore wind energy in Scottish Waters, 2018 describes the process to identify Areas of Search to potentially be developed into Draft Plan Options for Offshore Wind.
The Sectoral Marine Plan for Offshore Wind Energy (encompassing Deep Water Plan Options) – Context Report explains the background and more recent developments in offshore wind.
The HRA pre-screening report presents the results of the pre-screening stages of the HRA, setting out the evidence base and proposed methodology for undertaking the subsequent stages of the assessment.
The Social and Economic Impact Assessment Scoping Report sets out the methodology and scenarios for scoping and undertaking a socio-economic impact assessment for the Draft Sectoral Marine Plan for Offshore Wind
Sectoral Marine Plan for Offshore Wind Energy Encompassing Deep Water Options – Strategic Environmental Assessment Screening and Scoping report
A Child Rights and Wellbeing Impact Assessment (CRWIA) for the Vulnerable Witnesses (Criminal Evidence) (Scotland) Bill.
An Equality Impact Assessment (EQIA) for the Vulnerable Witnesses (Criminal Evidence) (Scotland) Bill.
Analysis of Responses on Consultation on the Practical Fire Safety Guidance for Existing Premises with Sleeping Accommodation
Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment on Practical Fire Safety Guidance for Existing Premises with Sleeping Accommodation
EQIA on Practical Fire Safety Guidance for Existing Premises with Sleeping Accommodation-
Practical Fire Safety Guidance for Existing Premises with Sleeping Accommodation
A statistical report into Fatal Accident Inquiries conducted under recently enacted legislation - The Inquiries into Fatal Accidents and Sudden Deaths etc. (Scotland) Act 2016
Consultation document to help inform recommendations for Scottish Government on future policy direction for the rural economy