This research was commissioned by the Scottish Government in September 2016 to examine the role of the safeguarder in the children’s hearings system from the perspectives of six key stakeholder groups: safeguarders, sheriffs, panel members, reporters, social workers and solicitors who represent children and parents / carers.
This scoping study aims to better understand the extent and characteristics of ‘on-site’ ELC provision within Higher and Further Education estates and large public sector employers in Scotland.
All Points North: The Scottish Government's Nordic Baltic Policy Statement aims to strengthen our
relationships with countries in the Nordic
and Baltic regions by promoting policy exchange, collaboration, and joint initiatives.
This is the Transformation Support Team's first report on NHS Tayside's progress to implement the recommendations in the Assurance Advisory Group’s Staging Report.
In March 2016, the Scottish Government consulted on developments in environmental justice in Scotland. This document contains an analysis of the responses and the Scottish Government's response.
NHS Fife: Getting it right for our most vulnerable patients
The audited annual financial statements of the Scottish Consolidated Fund for the financial year 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017
Annual report of consolidated financial results of the Scottish Government, its Executive Agencies and the Crown Office, prepared in accordance with IFRS
Changes to the Level 2 and 3 budgets detailed in the Budget Scotland Act 2017-18
This is an annual National Statistics publication which provides a detailed overview of the quantity and value of landings of sea fish and shellfish by Scottish vessels and landings into Scotland. Information on the Scottish fishing fleet and the number of fishermen on Scottish vessels is also presented.
The Scottish Land Rights and Responsibilities Statement is a statement of land rights and responsibilities in Scotland. Its preparation and publication by Scottish Ministers is a requirement of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016.
Scottish Ministers have consulted on a draft Scottish Land Rights and Responsibilities Statement. This consultation report sets out the ways in which views expressed during the consultation process have been taken account of, and it is a requirement of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016.
A report to the Scottish Government of young people's experience of their learner journey from the age of 15-24 years. Covering the review of existing research; approach to the research; decisions and transitions; influences; ideas for change and recommendations.
Executive Summary of an evidence review of messaging around serious organised crime and a toolkit for communicators
An evidence review of messaging around serious organised crime and a toolkit for communicators.
An impact assessment published in connection with a consultation on new standards for fire and smoke alarms in Scottish housing across all tenures
This bulletin presents statistics on crimes and offences recorded and cleared up by the police in Scotland, disaggregated by crime/offence group and by local authority.
This report presents information on ‘Other sexual crimes’ recorded by the police in 2013-14 and 2016-17.
The Scottish Household Survey is a continuous survey based on on a sample of the general population in private residences in Scotland. This report presents reliable and up-to-date information on the composition, characteristics and behaviour of Scottish households, both nationally and at a sub-national level.
Additional analysis of the Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey 2015/16 which examines the relationship between the self-reported
experiences of service users and a range of factors.