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Get information on the Scottish Government's building, planning and design policies
The links below provide details of Planning and Architecture Division’s current work and wider Scottish Government work of relevance to planning. The links below are under 6 themes and provide an overview of work, timescales and key contacts.
Maintaining and enhancing the legislative framework
Maintaining and enhancing the policy framework
Promoting a high performing planning system
Supporting sustainable economic growth; addressing challenges faced by the development sector
Monitoring and undertaking environmental assessment for Ministers’ interests
Promoting high quality design and place making
Page updated: Tuesday, September 15, 2015