Report on the findings of the strategic environmental assessment of the Inshore Fisheries Groups management proposals, as required under Section 5(4) of the Environmental Assessment (Scotland) Act 2005.
This Strategy sets out the joint proposals for a strategy for Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) waste in the UK
The consultation “Strategy for the management of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) waste in the United Kingdom: A consultation” set out proposals for a strategy for Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material (NORM) waste in the UK. This document contains a summary and analysis of the responses to the consultation.
This report presents statistics on planning decision-making and timescales across the years 2012/13 and 2013/14. It is based on quarterly data collected by the Scottish Government from Local and Planning Authorities as part of the Planning Performance Framework (introduced in 2012). Longer term trends are also presented where data for earlier years is available in a comparable format.
By 2020 the percentage of Scotland‟s energy coming from renewable sources will increase. Studies have identified that there is a need to research how offshore renewable developments affect wildlife populations. The surveys presented here will help to find out how one area of marine development, the west coast of Lewis, is used by waterbirds and marine mammals.
This is an interactive PDF so that consultees can read the consultation, record their responses, complete the respondent information form and submit electronically to Registers of Scotland.
Report for 2013 - 2014 of the Appointed Person for Scotland under Section 291 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002
Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are the
drivers of Scotland’s economy.
Comments are invited on a proposal to revise plant health import insepction charges in Scotland following a review of these charges by the Scottish Government.
Information for studets on pre-registration nursing and midwifery courses in scotland and Nursing and Midwifery Student Bursary (NMSB)
New Supply Shared Equity (NSSE) Administrative Procedures
Open Market Shared Equity (OMSE) Administrative Procedures
This report provides an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government’s "Consultation on proposals for a Mental Health (Scotland) Bill"
Options appraisal conducted by the Prince's Regeneration Trust into potential options for the future use of Shambellie House
Annual report of the wildlife observation programme underway at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney - Fall of Warness
Annual report of the wildlife observation programme underway at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney.
Document contains responses received to the SG consultation: Getting it Right for Young Performers - Consultation on the arrangements for ensuring the wellbeing of children involved in performances
The Scottish Government consulted in 2013 on a new licensing regime for sexual entertainment venues. We now publish the responses where we have permission from the responder.
MGSA S&RWG was tasked to produce a comprehensive research strategy prioritised on respective contribution to informing the sustainable growth of the Scottish aquaculture industry and potential impacts of the 2020 sustainable production targets as detailed in the draft Scottish Marine Plan. It also identifies key strategic research requirements, which may be applicable in a broader scientific context and over longer timescales.
Paper outlining five benefits of independence that will lead to a better connected rural Scotland