Open Space Strategies and Play Sufficiency Assessments Regulations: consultation

This consultation paper discusses proposed provisions and seeks views on both sets of draft regulations on Open Space Strategies and Play Sufficiency Assessments.


With Thanks to,

The Core Group

Greenspace Scotland, Julie Procter (Chair)

Nature Scot, Ivan Clark and Mareike Moeller-Holtkamp

Play Scotland, Marguerite Hunter Blair and Cherie Morgan

NHS Health Scotland, Ali Macdonald

The OSSPSA Working Group and other contributors

A Place In Childhood (APIC), Jenny Wood and Jamie Hamilton

Architecture & Design Scotland, Gerard O'brien

Falkirk Council, Danny Thallon

Forestry Scotland, Sasha Laing and Hugh Mcnish

Glasgow City Council, Gillian Dick

Glasgow Clyde Valley Green Network Partnership, Max Hislop, Ally Corbett

Green Action Trust, Deryck Irvine and Emilie Wadsworth

Heads of Planning Scotland, Gillian Dick, Danny Thallon

Improvement Service, Irene Beautyman

Inspiring Scotland, Rachel Cowper

Learning Through Landscape, Matt Robinson

NHS Health Scotland, Elizabeth Richardson

Northumbria University, Prof Alister Scott, NERC Knowledge Exchange Fellow (Green Infrastructure)

SEPA, Wendy Campbell

SportScotland, Lorraine Jones

Local authorities

Aberdeen City Council, Aftab Majeed, Donna Laing and Katherine Hossack

Aberdeenshire Council, Piers Blaxter

Angus Council, Jutta Scharnberger and Frances Loffreda

Argyll & Bute Council, Matthew Watkiss

Cairngorms National Park Authority, Dan Harris

City of Edinburgh Council, Alex Laidler

Clackmannanshire Council, Michael Nicol

Dumfries & Galloway Council, Wendy Macleod

Dundee City Council, Andy Mulholland and Alison Abercrombie

East Dunbartonshire Council, Jennifer Wiggins and Niall Urquhart

East Lothian Council, Marek Mackowiak

Falkirk Council, Danny Thallon

Fife Council, Kevin O'Kane, David Sheach and Ramsay Duff

Glasgow City Council, Gillian Dick

Inverclyde Council, Ash Hamilton

Midlothian Council, Emma Hay

North Ayrshire Council, Thom Ledingham

North Lanarkshire Council, Gordon Laing and Ross Dunn

Perth & Kinross Council, Brenda Murray, Bea Nichol, Susan Johnstone and Hajnalka Biro

Renfrewshire Council, Heather Ennis and Steve Edwards

South Ayrshire, Zena Clark

South Lanarkshire Council, Sheila Alderson

Stirling Council, Mark Laird and Richard Callender

West Dunbartonshire Council, Matthew Spurway

Improvement Service, Trevor Moffat and Susan Rintoul



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