Island communities impact assessments: guidance - consultation

Our islands face particular challenges around distance, geography, connectivity and demography, so it is important that policy makers consider these properly. The consultation on the guidance will help ensure that islands receive fair treatment tailored to their unique circumstances.

Island Communities Impact Assessments

Island Communities Impact Assessment Flowchart

Island Communities Impact Assessment Flowchart text

Section 7 Assessment

1. Define the issue

2. Understand the situation

3. Consultation

4. Assessment ICIA required?

Yes - 5. Prepare your ICIA

No - 6. Making adjustments to your work

7. Publishing your ICIA

Section 8 Assessment

This Guidance is issued under Section 11 of the Islands (Scotland) Act 2018 and relates to the duty imposed by Section 7 of the Act.



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