This research report aims to establish the contribution of retailing to Scotland and its economy. This includes examining the contribution of retail to economic growth, other policy objectives and food & drink policy.
Good Practice Guide. It is intended for individuals, faith communities, belief groups, inter-faith groups, local authority equality officers as well as for statutory and voluntary organisations.
This document is issued by Scottish Ministers to provide guidance for Accountable Officers on the duty to ensure that arrangements are in place to secure Best Value in public services.
This short Bill would implement the two outstanding recommendations omitted from the Public Services Reform Order in addition to a technical provision relating to the treatment of changes in VAT.
Responses to consultation on Independent monitoring of prisons
Consultation on potential revisions of general permitted Development Order
This consultation suggests potential seal haul-out sites for potential designation under the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010.
Public consultation on petrol vapour recovery during refuelling of motor vehicles at service stations
Consultation Responses to Draft Clinical Standards for NHSScotland Wheelchair and Seating Services
Eviction of Tenants in the Social Rented Sector: Protection of Tenants with Rent Arrears - Scottish Government Response to the Consultation
Leaflet is for older people seeking information on care and support services.
Consultation on the forced marriage statutory guidance that will be issued to all relevant persons and bodies in Scotland who exercise public functions.
Guidance on forensic data provisions introduced by the Criminal Justice & Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010
In May 2010, a Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy (OWE) in Scottish Territorial Waters was published by Marine Scotland (2010a). The purpose of this Draft Plan is to consider the potential of Scottish Territorial Waters to accommodate OWE developments from a national perspective. It makes proposals and defines potential areas as short, medium and long-term options for OWE generation.
An analysis of the costs and benefits of various regulation options in respect of energy efficiency in housing.
The Scottish Government?s draft Offshore Wind Energy Plan provides a strategic overview of where
offshore wind development could be progressed including The Crown Estate?s 9 short-term options,
together with a number of medium and longer-term options.
This report sets out the Scottish Government's approach to the use of regulation to improve the energy efficiency of Scotland's housing.
Scottish Government response to the report on Time to be Heard: A pilot Forum
'Scotland's Housing Expo 2010' records the achievements of the Inverness Expo, illustrates and explains the buildings and landscaping built for it, as well as describing the reasons for and history of the project. Hard copies are available from the Architecture & Place Division of the Scottish Government and from Architecture & Design Scotland.
Scottish Dairy Road Map