Coal Restoration Working Group


A working group to take forward the progression and monitoring of options relating to restoration from the final report to the Scottish Coal Taskforce by its compliance and finance sub-groups 'Towards better regulation'.

The group will recommend how planning authorities should approach restoration in the future. It will also explore and recommend other initiatives of good practice arising from the report.


  • Scottish Government
  • UK Government
  • local authorities
  • Coal Authority
  • coal producers