The Inshore Fisheries Management and Conservation Group (IFMAC) established a short-life working group to discuss the issue of hobby/unlicensed fishermen and report back with possible actions to reduce the incidence of unlicensed fishing. This publication is a consultation on their recommendations.
Report establishing whether there would be substantial overlap of potential beaver habitat and known Atlantic salmon distribution, should beavers be formally reintroduced to Scotland.
Scottish Ministers are inviting views on proposals for primary legislation aimed at increasing access to justice by enhancing funding options and creating greater predictability and certainty in relation to the costs of litigation.
Report on the use of emergency drugs and equipment in Primary Dental Care.
Responses received to the Scottish Government Consultation on Further Options for Alcohol Licensing
Analysis on new questions asked in the 2013 Scottish Household Survey on cultural engagement.
Consultation responses to Good Practice Principles for Community Benefits from onshore renewables. Community benefits offer a unique and unprecedented opportunity to communities across Scotland. Scottish Government recognises that many developers have individual company policies and approaches which work well to deliver community benefits, and this guidance is intended to share and build upon the progress in the field to date for forthcoming operational projects.
To protect wild birds, which can be illegally taken from the wild for commercial gain, trade in captive bred birds is regulated in England, Scotland and Wales.
The Final Report sets out the specific recommndations arrived at by the Review Group after careful consideration of all the current issues affecting the tenant farming sector of the agricultural industry in Scotland.
The Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) provides information on the health and factors relating to the health of people living in Scotland that cannot be obtained from other sources. This topic report is secondary analysis of the 2012 and 2013 surveys, exploring factors associated with the mental health and wellbeing of adults aged 16 years and older.
Total Income from Farming (TIFF) is an official measure of the net income gained by the agriculture industry in Scotland.
This report provides an analysis of responses to the Scottish Government’s “Consultation on proposals for a Harbours (Scotland) Bill"
To develop legal framework which ensures that the appropriate dignity and respect is shown when carrying out burials and cremations
Responses to a consultation paper on the SG approach to community energy.
Sets out recent and planned activity to tackle fuel poverty in Scotland.
This paper outlines the key proposals made by the Scottish Government for reform of the oil and gas fiscal regime.
All non - confidential responses to the consultation paper on Enhanced Enforcement Areas.
All Non - confidential responses to the consultation paper on Public engagement for wind turbine proposals - good practice guidance.
This report contains an analysis of the responses to the consultation on extending the powers available to SSPCA Inspectors, relating to wildlife crime investigations.
Summarises what the evidence tells us about the extent and impact of in-work poverty in Scotland, and the key factors that influence in-work poverty.