Handling environmental appeals through hearings or local inquiries: code of practice

Planning and Environmental Appeals Division code of practice on procedures for handling environmental appeals.

Appointment of an assessor

23. The Scottish Ministers may appoint someone as an assessor, to sit with the reporter at the hearing or inquiry session and to advise the reporter on specific matters. Where this happens, DPEA will advise hearing/inquiry participants of the identity of the assessor and the specific matters on which s/he has been appointed to advise.


Email: Central Enquiries Unit ceu@gov.scot

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