Support for tourism businesses
We work with stakeholder groups to build on existing advantages and increase productivity and sustainable growth in Scotland's tourism industry.
We have also established a range of agencies to support tourism businesses and those working in the industry. These are:
- VisitScotland, our national tourism agency
- Business Gateway, which provides advice and access to free business support services
- Scottish Enterprise, which promotes economic growth in eastern, central and southern Scotland
- Highlands and Islands Enterprise, which promotes economic growth in north-west Scotland
We support these agencies in delivering various initiatives designed to develop and grow the tourism industry. Notable initiatives include: