Consultation responses to the Consultation on Proposals for a Harbours (Scotland) Bill
The Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2013 - Medical Leadership in Scotland.
The ‘Caring for people in the last days and hours of life’ Guidance and associated 4 principles provide a framework for further planning and development across health and care settings in Scotland.
This National Statement confirms the 'Caring for people in the last days and hours of life' guidance and 4 principles as the framework for further planning and development at a local level across Scotland.
This papers is seeking views on whether or not the Regulations take the best approach within the framework set by the Historic Environment Scotland Act, to achieve the stated aims of streamlining and transparency. We are also seeking any thoughts you may have on the impact of the changes, including any concerns and would welcome views on how the Regulations will be brought into operation, for example in the form of supporting guidance.
The requirement to display sensitive areas relating to the life history of commercially important fish species in British waters is well recognized and has been used by the Oil and Gas and other offshore industries for over thirty years. An update of these maps will continue to contribute accurate spatial information which will aid sustainable ecosystem-based marine management.
ScotMap provides spatial information on the fishing activity of Scottish registered commercial fishing vessels under 15 m in overall length. Information is provided on areas in which they fish, and to provide associated information on their fishing vessel, species targeted, fishing gear used and income from fishing.
Report describing the depth use of homing Atlantic salmon caught and released on the north coast of Scotland, recorded over 1-20 days using pop-up satellite telemetry during the summers of 2013 and 2014.
Guidance for the assessment and management of young people who present a risk of harm through sexually harmful and/or violent behaviour. Part of suite of Whole System Approach Jouth Justice Guidance
This publication contains the final estimates of cereal and oilseed rape production and yield for the 2014 harvest in Scotland.
The purpose of this guidance is to clarify the duties of corporate parents. It is designed to support corporate parents to develop practices to improve the outcomes for looked after children and care leavers.
This National Report provides an overview of the results of the 2014 NHSScotland Staff Survey. The National Staff Survey gives all NHSScotland staff the opportunity to provide feedback on their experience of working for the organisation.
This report presents the latest summary statistics on planning decision-making and timescales for July to September 2014 (Quarter 2), as well as historic data going back to quarter one of 2012/13. It is based on data collected by the Scottish Government from Local and Planning Authorities as part of the Planning Performance Framework (introduced in 2012).
The statistics in this release are based on administrative records and surveys of individual public sector bodies carried out by the Scottish Government and the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This is a snapshot of employment as at September 2014. The publication includes information on public sector employment in Scotland with distinctions made for employment in devolved bodies and reserved bodies (located in Scotland).
Responses received in response to the Scottish Government's Call for Evidence
The Developing Scotland's Young Workforce, Scotland's Youth Employment Strategy sets out how the Scottish Government will implement the recommendations from the Commission for Developing Scotland's Young Workfore.
To identify any potential adverse impact when introducing a Scottish Landfill Tax system and also offers the opportunity to consider how this work can better promote equality of opportunity and good relations.
The Scotland Act 2012 ends the application of the UK Landfill Tax in Scotland in April 2015 and the Landfill Tax (Scotland) Act 2014's intention is to establish a tax to replace the UK system. This BRIA is an addition to the original bill BRIA and looks the potential impacts of creating a Scottish Landfill Tax system, in particular the secondary statutory instruments relating to the 2014 Act.
Statistical bulletin providing the latest statistics on fires, special service incidents, casualties and false alarms attended by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service.
Report of a follow-up inspection of HMP Shotts carried out between 29 September and 3 October 2014.