Publication - Impact assessment

Deposit return scheme for Scotland: BRIA

Published: 9 Jul 2019
Environment and Forestry Directorate
Part of:
Environment and climate change

Full business and regulatory impact assessment (BRIA) assessing the regulatory impacts of deposit return for drinks containers for businesses in Scotland.

Deposit return scheme for Scotland: BRIA
13.0 Summary and Recommendations

13.0 Summary and Recommendations

253. This document is the full Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA), which is a development of the partial BRIA published in June 2018 and is written subject to the best available information at the time. Following the passage of legislation to establish a deposit return scheme, a final BRIA will be developed and published. In the meantime, the findings contained in this full BRIA will inform the detailed implementation planning for the scheme which is now underway.