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Grant Scheme

Version 3.1 Software Upgrade

Details of the Grant Aid Scheme available for version 3.1 software upgrade to Electronic Logbooks can be found on the left-hand menu under the Guidance Section.

** The information below is for information only.  The Grant Aid Scheme applicable to the initial installation of electronic logbooks ended in March 2011 **

Electronic Logbooks Grant Aid Scheme

Letters have been issued to all over Scottish over 10m vessels outlining the details of a grant aid scheme. The scheme is intended to assist the industry in funding the purchase of electronic logbook software. It is strictly time limited and will close on 31 March 2011. Full details are contained in the letter and application forms that can be accessed at the links below. If you have any queries please call Kerrie Campbell on 0131 244 4980.

Electronic Logbook Letter to industry December 2010

ELSS Registration form

Electronic logbooks grant application form


In February 2011 Marine Scotland wrote to all over 10m vessels reminding them of the obligations and timescale surrounding the introduction of electronic logbooks. In addition, the letter advised industry of a change to the way the grant scheme would be handled in the run up to the 31 March deadline. Please click on the link below to read the letter.

Electronic logbook letter to industry February 2011