We’ve published a new Digital Strategy for Scotland – read it here - A changing nation: how Scotland will thrive in a digital world - gov.scot (www.gov.scot) - these pages will be updated to reflect this shortly.

Our digital strategy, Realising Scotland's full potential in a digital world, sets out how we will make sure that digital is at the heart of everything we do – how we deliver economic growth, reform our public services, and prepare our children for the workplace of the future.

We have also published an evidence paper to accompany our digital strategy. It summarises the links between digital, economic productivity and inclusion. The paper also analyses Scotland's digital performance over time and in an international context.


We are implementing our digital strategy by:


Realising Scotland’s full potential in a digital world replaces Scotland's digital future: a strategy for Scotland. It was originally published in 2011 based on the recommendations in the:

Bills and legislation

The Legislation and Regulation Catalogue provides guidance on legislation that applies to the delivery of digital services and is regularly reviewed and updated.


For general enquiries please contact: digitalscotland@gov.scot

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