Restrictions on government activity in the 28 days before the independence referendum
The referendum on Scottish independence will be held on September 18, 2014. Guidance has now been published on the restrictions which apply to government activity in the 28 days before the independence referendum. The guidance is in effect from Friday, August 22 until September 18.
This guidance applies to all staff working in the Scottish Government, its agencies, national devolved public bodies and public bodies with both devolved and reserved functions, board members of public bodies, and staff from the Scottish Government and its agencies who are on secondment to other bodies.