1. Consultation responses

    30 Nov 2018

    Consultation on a consumer body for Scotland: analysis of responses

    Analysis of responses received to our consultation on the proposed powers and functions of a new statutory body, Consumer Scotland. The consultation was open between July and September 2018.

  2. Publication

    26 Nov 2018

    Fairer parcel deliveries: action plan

    Action plan outlining our committment to tackling unfair parcel delivery charges.

  3. Consultation paper

    04 Jul 2018

    Consultation to establish a consumer body for Scotland

    The purpose of this consultation is to gather views from stakeholders on the proposed powers and functions of a new consumer body, called Consumer Scotland.

  4. NEWS

    11 Dec 2017 00:01

    Improving welfare for Scotland's homeless pets

    Consultation on pet rescue centres.

  5. NEWS

    16 Oct 2017 09:10

    Stopping nuisance calls

    1,200 vulnerable people will be protected.

  6. Publication

    11 Sep 2017

    Scotland's Nuisance Calls Commission: our response and action plan

    Response to Scotland’s Nuisance Calls Commission, with actions to empower and protect individuals and encourage better business behaviour.

  7. NEWS

    11 Sep 2017 10:00

    Nuisance calls action plan

    New measures introduced to tackle nuisance and scam callers.

  8. NEWS

    28 Aug 2017 10:00

    Future of Crofting

    Views sought on legislative changes.

  9. NEWS

    12 Mar 2017 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Brown: UK Government must do more.

  10. NEWS

    12 Mar 2017 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Brown: UK Government must do more.

  11. NEWS

    12 Mar 2017 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Brown: UK Government must do more.

  12. NEWS

    12 Mar 2017 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Brown: UK Government must do more.

  13. NEWS

    18 Jan 2017 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Steps to combat issue to be discussed at second Nuisance Call Commission.

  14. Report

    13 Dec 2016

    Delivering better outcomes for consumers and businesses in Scotland

    Provides details of our recently devolved consumer and competition powers.

  15. NEWS

    27 Nov 2016 00:01

    Reducing nuisance calls

    Steps to combat issue to be discussed at industry-first summit.

  16. NEWS

    07 Oct 2016 10:00

    Scotland gets low-carbon cosy

    More renewable heat than ever before.

  17. NEWS

    27 Sep 2016 09:30

    Life for people in Scotland in 2015

    A National Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  18. NEWS

    29 Jun 2016 12:12

    Nuisance calls summit

    Scottish Government brings experts together to tackle the problem.

  19. Report

    28 Jun 2016

    Ensuring that markets work well for businesses and consumers – a strategic assessment of markets in Scotland

    Our first step in identifying markets where Scottish consumers may not be getting a fair deal.

  20. Publication

    23 Mar 2016

    Response to the Working Group on consumer and competition policy

    Our initial response to the Working Group's final report on consumer protection and competition policy.