This section gives information on how to access statistics relating to Planning.


We provide statistics on planning performance and information on the extent of vacant and derelict land in Scotland. Links to other planning related topics are also included. The Scottish Government news page includes those releases related to the Planning topic.


You may browse our Publications lists for specific information. Alternatively you can browse the Statistics Page on the Scottish Governement website for a wider range of topics. If you can't find what you're looking for you can contact us directly for more information.


To find out more about the analysis that Scottish Ministers have approved for Communities Analysis Division over the next year please see Communities Analysis Division Work Programme 2015/16




Our latest statistical release is Planning Authority Performance Statistics 2015/16 Quarter 1 published on 1st October 2015.


Planning statistics in more detail


Recent statistical publications on Planning, including background information, and other selected sources.


Data Suppliers
Provides guidance and forms to Local Authorities supplying data for the Scottish Vacant and Derelict Land Survey and Planning Performance.


Consultation - ScotStat
Consultation and planning arrangements for Planning statistical collections.


Related Areas and Links
Associated areas on the Scottish Government website, and other key links for further information.


Our contact information.