Ending the need for food banks: consultation on a draft national plan

This consultation seeks views on the Scottish Government's vision and approach to ending the need for food banks as a primary response to food insecurity, and invites further suggestions on what more can be done to shape a national plan. Views are sought by 25 January 2022.


1. Scottish Health Survey 2020 (Jan 2021) Scottish Health Survey – telephone survey – August/September 2020: main report - gov.scot (www.gov.scot)

2. Social Renewal Advisory Board, If Not Now, When? (Jan 2021) If not now, when? - Social Renewal Advisory Board report: January 2021 - gov.scot (www.gov.scot)

3. Further insights on prevalence can be found through the Scottish Health Survey: Scottish Health Survey - gov.scot (www.gov.scot), and the Family Resources Survey: Family Resources Survey: financial year 2019 to 2020 - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)


Email: foodinsecurityteam@gov.scot

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