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The Programme for Government focuses on the themes of an education system providing opportunities for all, an economy with more jobs and fair work, public services fit for the future, empowering people and communities through strengthened local democracy and safeguarding Scotland’s place in the world.
"This is a new Parliament, with new powers, operating in a new political, economic and constitutional context.
This sets out how we will use those powers and adapt to that new context."
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon
Business and the EU Referendum
Get reliable, relevant and up-to-date information, and submit questions on the mygov.scot website – a single point of contact for businesses in Scotland.
"The only way to protect Scotland’s economy – and the clear benefits which come from being part of the world’s biggest single market – is to work to ensure we protect our relationship with the EU."
The Social Security consultation is looking for views on benefits being devolved to Scotland, as well as how they are delivered.
A New Future for Social Security Consultation on Social Security in Scotland (Full publication)
Summary version of the publication
Respond to the consultation online
Consultation runs until 28 October 2016
Page updated: Wednesday, September 14, 2016