This paper provides background information on the purpose and scope of the QI profile, a summary of its development, the actions needed to implement the QIs, and a full list of the indicators and their secondary definitions.
Results of the survey of bank advances to Scottish agriculture, together with other relevant data regarding loans to agriculture.
The Scottish Government is consulting on the development of the policy and regulations for the Young Carer Grant, a new benefit which will be delivered by Social Security Scotland.
Appointment of Queen's Counsel 2018. Report by Jessica M Burns, Independent Observer.
This report provides the findings of a consultation exercise carried out as part of a national review of care allowances.
A national review of Care allowances was carried out between November 2017 and August 2018. Here is a report on the findings of that review along with 12 recommendations.
Consultation on draft regulations transferring the Parking and Bus lane Adjudicators for Scotland to the Scottish Tribunals.
This Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) covers the group of tribunal regulations and procedures required by legislation to create the First-tier Tribunal and the Upper Tribunal to hear appeals in relation to Social Security.
CRWIA examining the potential impact on children and young people of the Provision in Relation to Social Security Appeals
EQIA for Regulations making provision in relation to Social Security Appeals following consultation with stakeholders, interesred parties and the Judicary.
Islands Communities Screening Assessment of the consultation on Regulations making provision in relation to Social Security Appeals
This report from the Scottish Government covers the views of all those who provided feedback during the consultation process and explains where the draft Regulations have been revised. In doing so it was necessary to balance the views of respondents, the judiciary and the Social Security Committee’s evidence gathering session, while ensuring that what is proposed does not lead to operational or other difficulties.
Independent analysis of the consultation responses on the draft Regulations making provision for social security appeals for develoved benefits in the Scottish social security systems.
As part of the overall evaluation of the Attainment Scotland Fund, local authorities across Scotland took part in a short online survey. The survey invited views specifically around governance, sustainability, Pupil Equity Fund planning and support as well as unintended consequences of the fund.
This document is an Equality Impact Assessment based on the Scottish Government's updated guidance on managing school exclusions.
This document is an Equality Impact Assessment Record which was done to assess the impacts of the Scottish Government's plan to introduce a national minimum school clothing grant
This document presents the findings on the impacts of the Scottish Government's decision to introduce a national minimum school clothing grant in partnership with local authorities
This Summary Document provides an overview of the Scottish Government’s Climate Change Plan 2018-2032.
The Climate Change Plan sets out how Scottish Government will continue to drive down emissions over the period to 2032.
This preliminary, exploratory phase has formed Dame Denise Coia's initial recommendations and will inform setting up the Task Force structure needed to take forward the work of making real improvement.
A report on the progress made on Scotland's Good Food Nation ambitions