In September 2013, the Scottish Government embarked upon a period of consultation to examine options for the development of electronic monitoring in Scotland. This consultation sought views on the operation of the current electronic monitoring service as well as options for future development of the service.
Updated statutory guidance
An analysis of responses to the consultation on promoting responsible dog ownership in Scotland including questions on micro-chipping, licensing and muzzling amongst other measures.
Scottish Government response to the Development of Electronic Monitoring in Scotland consultation
Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act – Scottish Regulators’ Strategic Code of Practice – Consultation Responses Analysis
Regulatory Reform (Scotland) Act – Scottish Regulators’ Strategic Code of Practice – Final Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment
amendments to the Level 2 and 3 budgets detailed in the Budget Act for 2014-15
National Overview Report of the MAPPA arrangements in Scotland in 2013/14
This is a report required under the Climate Change Act 2009. It provides detail on the annual climate change emissions reduction targets.
Revised Scottish Government Carbon Management Plan 2014
This report contains a summary and analysis of comments received in response to the Scottish Government’s Consultation on draft amendments and consolidation of the Public Water Supplies (Water Quality) (Scotland) Regulations 2014.
This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on grassland and fodder crops in Scotland during 2013.
This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on outdoor vegetable crops grown for human consumption in Scotland during 2013.
This summary report presents information from a survey of pesticide use on protected edible crops in Scotland during 2013.
This report presents the results of a survey of rodenticide use during 2013 on farms growing grassland and fodder crops.
This consultation relates to a diverse range of better regulation proposals for various Building Standards Technical Handbook guidance subjects. The subjects involved are within Section 2: Fire / Section 3: Environment / Section 4: Safety / Section 5: Noise and Section 7: Sustainability.
Statistics on the first destinations of leavers from Scottish Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)in 2012-13
Annual update of the 'Long-term Monitoring of Health Inequalities' headline indicators.
Presents information on respite care services provided or purchased by Local Authorities in Scotland. Respite Care is a service intended to benefit a carer and the person he or she cares for by providing a short break from caring tasks.
Marine Scotland commissioned a research project aimed at gathering literature and data into the effectiveness of non-lethal measures of deterring marine mammals from a range of activities (e.g. fish farms, renewable developments etc.). This review attempts to synthesise the costs and benefits of the acoustic deterrent approach, drawing on a wide range of examples and types of deterrent device, but the primary focus is on the use of Acoustic Deterrent Devices (ADDs) in aquaculture.