An Organic Action Plan, developed by industry in close cooperation with the Scottish Government, which reflects the shared agenda for the sector, with actions to be taken forward by all parties interested in growing the organic food and drink supply chain in Scotland.
An equalities assessment on Local Affordable Rent Housing Trust (LAR)
This consultation paper discusses possible new regulations made under section 35(2) and (3) of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.
Total Income from farming statistics for Scotland, estimates for 2015, revised data for 2013 and 2014
Assessment of the likely impact of the removal of exemptions to the licensing of the storage and treatment of small quantities of waste tyres
Changes to Level 2 and 3 budgets to bring them in line with predicted spend.
This document is designed to provide parents and guardians with information on their role and that of local authorities, Education Scotland and the Scottish Ministers, within the school closure process. This version replaces the one published in 2010.
The PIA is used to report on and assess against any potential impacts as a result of the implementation of the "Amendment of the Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011 (Safeguarders Panel) Regulations 2012.
This consultation seeks views on draft regulations under section 19 of the Tenements (Scotland) Act 2004. The draft regulations would prescribe services for which an owner of a flat is entitled to lead pipes, cables or other equipment through common parts of a tenement. The service being prescribed is heating services which relates to the installation of pipes for district heating and communal heating. The regulations also set out the procedure for exercising those rights.
Explanation of Mortgage to Rent and Mortgage to Shared Equity schemes
Report from Naomi Eisenstadt, Independent Advisor on Poverty and Inequality, informed by research evidence and views from stakeholders across Scotland, including people with experience of living on a low income. The report outlines the actions Scottish Government (and others) could take to significantly reduce the numbers of people living in poverty in Scotland.
This report presents results from the evaluation of two local authority led Regional Land Use Framework pilot projects.
This document summarises findings from the evaluation of two local authority led Regional Land Use Framework pilot projects.
A Scottish Government discussion paper on establishing trials that will test a variety of models for delivering future Early Learning and Childcare provision.
The Chief Medical Officer Annual Report 2014 -2015 explores the challenges that face doctors today.
The Exeuctive Summary of the Chief Medical Officer's Annual Report 2014-2015
The second section is a report card which presents the surveillance data on the health of the nation. The report contains a summary of the data. These can interpret trends to inform how we continuously improve our management of health and disease
Responses to the Scottish Government’s consultation on the introduction of diversity succession planning for board appointments and the lowering of the 150 employees threshold for publishing gender pay gap and equal pay statements etc. which ran from 5 October 2015 to 29 November 2015.
Equality impact assessment results in relation to the regulation of letting agents.
The Plan meets the evolving needs of Children and Young People in providing an equitable and sustainable model that reflects the early years agenda and the integration of health and social care services