This paper is one of a series in which the Scottish Government wishes to set out and
provide an update on our position on matters relating to the Social Security (Scotland) Bill.
This paper is focused on support for carers, including Carer’s Allowance, the Carer’s
Allowance Supplement, and the Young Carer Grant.
This is a mid point review of Age, Home and Community: A Strategy for Housing for Scotland's Older People: 2012 -2021.
This report is supplementary to the annual welfare reform report (June 2017), focusing on the impact of UK welfare policy on disabled people. The main focus is on the impact of the introduction of Personal Independence Payments and changes to Employment and Support Allowance.
This paper is one of a series of papers in which the Scottish Government is happy to set out and provide an update on its position on various matters relating to the Social Security (Scotland) Bill. The purpose of this paper is to set out the Scottish Government’s current position on Disability Assistance and Employment-Injury Assistance and related matters.
This report provides an overview of the main national developments in relation to the Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements in Scotland over 2016-17.
An open consultation on the proposals for improving diet and weight in Scotland. Responses will be used to inform the development of the final strategy.
A Strategy which offers a programme of actions for education, training and lifelong learning in Scotland to achieve our goals for STEM.
Administrative Procedures for Agents administering the Help to Buy (Scotland) Affordable New Build Scheme.
The Administrative Procedures for the RSLs and LAs administering the New Supply Shared Equity (NSSE) scheme
Guidance for Administering Agents on the Open Market Shared Equity (OMSE) scheme Administrative Procedures
Information leaflet for buyers looking to purchase a home through the Open Market Shared Equity (OMSE) scheme
This is Scotland's first British Sign Language (BSL) National Plan, as required by the BSL (Scotland) Act 2015. It sets out Scotland's ambition to be the best place in the world for BSL users to live, work and visit and it includes 70 actions we will take by 2020 to help us make progress towards this goal.
Characteristics of victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse incidents recorded by the police in Scotland.
Results from the Hospital Based Complex Clinical Care & Long Stay Census, carried out by the Scottish Government and NHS Boards at midnight, 30 March 2017.
The report sets out the analysis of the public consultation on Scotland's draft British Sign Language (BSL) National Plan.
The Equality Impact Assessment carried out in relation to the Scottish Attainment Challenge.
This guidance provides a framework within which agencies and practitioners can develop and agree processes for working collaboratively and individually to promote the safety and wellbeing of women and girls and supplements agencies and organisations own policies and procedures on FGM.
This is a consultation on proposals to raise fees in the Scottish Civil Courts over the next three years in line with inflation
This is the equality impact assessment that accompanies the Consultation on Scottish Court Fees 2018-2021 (Court of Session, High Court of Justiciary, Sheriff Appeal Court, Sheriff Courts including Sheriff Personal Injury Court, Justice of the Peace Courts and Office of the Public Guardian)
An open consultation on the Scottish National Investment Bank. Responses will inform the work of the Implementation Plan Advisory Group.