This is a five-year action plan setting out interventions and policies to help reduce the use of and associated harms from using tobacco in Scotland. The actions we will be taking are set out by category into Raising awareness, Encouraging healthier behaviour, Improving services and Providing protection through regulation.
Proposals for the Brexit transition period in the agricultural sector.
Improving transparency of land ownership in Scotland is at the very heart of progressing land reform in Scotland. We are consulting on proposals that will help people and communities to know more about, and engage with, the individuals who control the decision making of land owners and tenants of land in Scotland.
Information for New Mothers, Pregnant Women
and Families – Information about Feeding a Child in
Public and Private Spaces
This report is a summary of the responses from the Consultation on draft regulations transferring the mental health tribunal for Scotland to the Scottish Tribunals
An equalities assessment on Places for People (PfP)
2016/17 data on looked after children’s attainment, post-school destinations, school attendance, school exclusions and achievement of curriculum for excellence attainment levels
Whilst health inequalities across Scotland are well evidenced, this study links homelessness and health datasets for the first time at a national level, to explore the relationship between homelessness and health in Scotland
This bulletin provides information on local authority homelessness applications, assessments and outcomes in the period from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018. It also provides information on households in temporary accommodation, along with the number of households in unsuitable temporary accommodation as defined in the Homeless Persons (Unsuitable Accommodation) (Scotland) Order 2014.
POBE provides details of the provisional cost of Scottish local authority services for 2017-18 and the budgeted cost of those services
Results of the initial and follow-up leaver destination surveys (S3-S6), post review attainment, school meals and physical education.
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.