1. Consultation analysis

    19 Mar 2021

    National Islands Plan through a COVID Lens: survey results

    Summary of key findings after the six main local authorities with islands were invited to consider the impact of the (COVID-19) pandemic on the delivery of National Island Plan commitments and how these should be prioritised going forward.

  2. Independent report

    03 Feb 2021

    A New Future for Scotland's Town Centres

    In June 2020 we launched an independent collaborative review of the progress and scope of the 2013 Town Centre Action Plan. The Review group was asked to build on our town centre first approach and develop a refreshed vision for our towns and the means to achieve it.

  3. Consultation paper

    12 Oct 2020

    Island communities impact assessments: guidance - consultation

    Our islands face particular challenges around distance, geography, connectivity and demography, so it is important that policy makers consider these properly. The consultation on the guidance will help ensure that islands receive fair treatment tailored to their unique circumstances.

  4. NEWS

    11 Mar 2020 10:31

    Tourism drive

    Funding to develop tourism in North Ayrshire.

  5. Consultation paper

    23 Nov 2018

    Tourism tax: discussion document

    This document has been prepared to support our national discussion on transient visitor (tourist) taxes in Scotland. Comments can be sent to tourismdiscussion@gov.scot.

  6. NEWS

    23 Aug 2017 09:00

    Science funding

    Funding for science festivals and interactive exhibition.