Allotments guidance for local authorities: consultation

Consultation on draft statutory guidance for local authorities relating to certain sections of Part 9 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 - Allotments.

6. Document Structure

This strategy is set out as follows:

Section 1

Provides background and an overview of the legislative background to this food-growing strategy guidance.

Section 2

Sets out what is in scope for local authority food-growing strategies, how we see the strategies being developed and matters local authorities should consider when preparing their strategies.

Section 2 also sets out the goals we expect food-growing strategies to achieve and how the strategies will help to meet a number of the Scottish Government's National Outcomes, and the many benefits that food growing can offer to the people of Scotland.

Section 3

Sets out a proposed food-growing strategy template for local authorities to adopt when developing their local food-growing strategy.


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