Coronavirus (COVID-19) - compensation for self-isolation: consultation

This consultation invites views on a specific legislative proposal to ensure health boards can remain focused on their critical role in fighting this pandemic, by continuing a modification to their compensatory duties in the Public Health Etc (Scotland) 2008 Act.

Responding to this Consultation

This consultation was launched on 27 August 2021 and will run until 24 September 2021. You can submit a response at any time before the closing date. To give us your views, please click here There are no restrictions on who can respond to the consultation.

If you are unable to respond using our consultation hub, please complete the

Respondent Information Form to:

COVID-19 Self-isolation Bill Team Scottish Government

1R St Andrews House Edinburgh EH1 3DG

Respondent Information Form

The Respondent Information Form can be found within the supporting documents section.

Handling your response

If you respond using the, you will be directed to the About You page before submitting your response. Please indicate how you wish your response to be handled and, in particular, whether you are content for your response to published. If you ask for your response not to be published, we will regard it as confidential, and we will treat it accordingly.

All respondents should be aware that the Scottish Government is subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and would therefore have to consider any request made to it under the Act for information relating to responses made to this consultation exercise.

If you are unable to respond via Citizen Space, please complete and return the Respondent Information Form included in this document. (see supporting files)

To find out how we handle your personal data, please see our privacy policy.

Next steps in the process

Where respondents have given permission for their response to be made public, and after we have checked that they contain no potentially defamatory material, responses will be made available to the public at Citizen Space. If you use the consultation hub to respond, you will receive a copy of your response via email.

Following the closing date, all responses will be analysed and considered along with any other available evidence to help us. Responses will be published where we have been given permission to do so. An analysis report will also be made available.

Comments and complaints

If you have any comments about how this consultation exercise has been conducted,

please send them to the contact address above or to



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