Report describing monitoring of compliance with Good Environmental Status (GES) for Marine Strategy Framework Directive Descriptor 9, measuring contaminant concentrations in fish and
seafood against the EC regulatory levels. DOI: 10.7489/1639-1
The Scottish Government are seeking comments on a change in policy for the disposal of animal by-products in parts of Scotland currently designated as remote areas as defined under the Animal By-Products (Enforcement) (Scotland) Regulations 2013. An amendment is needed to specify what species of livestock can make use of the remote areas derogation.
Analysis of responses to a consultation proposing a planned and prioritised approach to delivering improvements in the physical condition of Scotland's water environment
This Open Data Resource Pack is intended to help public authorities throughout Scotland develop and implement their own plans for open data.
The purpose of this consultation is to seek views from individuals and companies including seed merchants, seed processors, seed packers, licensed crop inspectors licensed seed samplers, Licensed Seed Testing Stations, farmers and interested members of the public on the proposal to:
• Amend fees for Seed Certification & Associated Seed Functions to allow full cost recovery
Any amendment in fees would become effective from 1 July 2016
This Statutory Guidance is issued by Scottish Ministers under section 63 of the Children and Young People (Scotland) Act 2014 to provide corporate parents with information and advice.
The research identifies and reviews existing and emerging practice in the delivery of infrastructure to enable development through the planning system in Scotland. Through the identification of key principles and the use of case studies, the research aims to assist planning authorities to develop frameworks for infrastructure delivery and provide recommendations on further actions.
Assessing variations in roadside air quality with sampling height
Scottish Government and CHILDREN 1ST are jointly reviewing the operation and management of the safeguarders panel. This review will put in place robust supporting mechanism for all serving safeguarders which includes a programme of support and training, together with a fair and supportive performance monitoring scheme.
This report summarises the responses received to the public consultation on regulations to accompany Scotland's Adoption Register.
A thematic report on Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service's Knowledge Bank - follow up.
A thematic report on Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service's Health and Safety Division - Follow-Up
Equality Impact Assessment- results- for the 2015 Year of Food and Drink. The Year is a Scottish Government tourism/events initiative which celebrates Scotland's outstanding natural larder and is led by VisitScotland, supported by Scotland Food & Drink and a range of other partners.
From 1 April 2017, Scotland will have the power to design and deliver its own employability services for disabled people and those at risk of long-term unemployment. This leaflet seeks to promote the consultation on the development of these services and encourage those with experience of, or an interest in, employability services in Scotland to share their views.
All non-confidential responses to the public consultation on changes to the public procurement rules in Scotland.
This document outlines the Scottish Government's response to the Working Together; Progressive Workplace Policies in Scotland Review. It outlines the role of the Fair Work Convention and how the Scottish Government will address the Review recommendations.
An analysis of the responses to the 2015 consultation on public procurement reform.
Responses from the food and drink industry on the Application to Register the Name 'Dundee Cake' as a Protected Geographical Indication (PG) Under the EU Protected Food Name Scheme
The Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) for the Health (Tobacco, Nicotine etc. and Care) (Scotland) Bill.