Highly Protected Marine Areas - policy framework and site selection guidelines: partial BRIA

The partial business and regulatory impact assessment (BRIA) presents an initial assessment of the potential costs, benefits and risks of introducing HPMAs and their potential impacts on public, private or third sectors.

12. Implementation and delivery plan

The designation of HPMAs are proposed to be delivered by Scottish Statutory Instrument no later than March 2026.


Email: HPMA@gov.scot

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