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Wednesday 24/10/2018

Easy Read Guide of the Guidance on the Provision of Communication Equipment and Support in using that equipment [Health and Community Care]

Easy Read Guide which supports the Guidance on the Provision of Communication Equipment and Support which details Our Vision, Principles and the Definitions of Communication Equipment and Support in using that equipment.

Tuesday 23/10/2018

Equality Impact Assessment Record on National Approach to Anti-bullying for Scotland's Children and Young People [Education and Training]

This document is an Equality Impact Assessment record on Scotland's national approach to anti-bullying. It is a revision of the existing policy guidance "a national approach to anti-bullying for Scotland;s children and young people".

Waiting Times Improvement Plan [Health and Community Care]

Increasing demand on our services makes it essential that we take action to guarantee our whole system of health and care has the capacity, co-ordination and workforce to deliver the best care possible in every setting. This Improvement Plan focuses on reducing the length of time people are waiting for key areas of healthcare.

Partial Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment - Unconventional Oil and Gas Policy [Economy]

A partial Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) of the development of unconventional oil and gas policy in Scotland

Strategic Environmental Assessment Environmental Report - Unconventional Oil and Gas Policy [Economy]

The Environmental Report for the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) of the Scottish Government's preferred policy position on unconventional oil and gas in Scotland

Inpatient Census, 2018: Part 1 - Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Bed Census, Part 2 - Out of Scotland NHS Placements [Health and Community Care]

Results from the 2018 Mental Health & Learning Disability Inpatient Census and the 2018 Out of Scotland NHS Placements Census. This is the fourth year of the Census.

State of the Economy [Economy]

The State of the Economy summarises recent developments in the global, UK and Scottish economies and provides an analysis of the performance of, and outlook for, the Scottish economy.

Monday 22/10/2018

Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment - The Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act 1991 (Variation of Schedule 5) Order 2018 [Agriculture]

Finalised BRIA for the update of schedule 5 of the Agricultural Holdings (Scotland) Act 1991, which covers improvements for which a tenant may be compensated when a tenancy ends.

Thursday 18/10/2018

Slavery and Human Trafficking: Guidance for Businesses in Scotland [Law, Order and Public Safety]

The duties placed on businesses in the UK in relation to human trafficking vary depending on the size of the business. This guidance provides tailored advice for all business, regardless of size. It sets out the business risks associated with trafficking and exploitation, what businesses should do and where they can go for additional support.

Smarter Workplaces: Equality Impact Assessment Summary [General]

The Equality Impact Assessment Summary for the Smarter Workplaces Programme in the Scottish Government.

Wednesday 17/10/2018


The purpose of this consultation was to provide stakeholders with an opportunity to provide feedback on the policy decision to reintroduce beavers to Scotland and whether appropriate mitigation measures have been identified. Additionally, individuals were also able to comment on the Beavers in Scotland - Strategic Environmental Assessment, which was published 12 December 2017.

Working Collaboratively For A Better Scotland [Economy]

The Enterprise and Skills Strategic Board exists to improve the enterprise and skills system in Scotland. This Strategic Plan provides clarity around strategic direction to our agencies and a blueprint to Government to turn up the dial on productivity and drive inclusive and sustainable economic growth.

Monday 15/10/2018

consultation on draft noise action plans [Environment]

The European Noise Directive (END) was adopted in 2004 and requires member states to bring about measures which are intended to avoid, prevent or reduce noise on a prioritised area basis,

Marine Scotland Consenting and Licensing Manual for Offshore Wind, Wave and Tidal Energy Applications [Marine and Fisheries]

This document provides guidance on applying for consents and marine licences for offshore renewable energy projects within both Scottish Territorial Waters (out to 12 nautical miles (“nm”)) and Scottish Offshore Waters (12-200 nm). The Guidance updates and replaces the draft Marine Scotland Licensing and Consents Manual published in 2013. The Guidance will be a live document and will be updated as policy and legislative changes require.

Scotland's Place in Europe: Our Way Forward [International]

Scotland’s Place in Europe: Way Forward” sets out the Scottish Government’s position following the result of the EU Referendum.

Scottish Fish Farm Production Survey 2017 [Marine and Fisheries]

This report is based on the returns of an annual survey questionnaire sent to all active authorised fish farming businesses in Scotland.

Guidance on Dog Training Aids [General]

Guidance on training methods and training aids for dogs, with particular focus on the welfare issues that may arise from the use of aversive methods including e-collars.

Friday 12/10/2018

Annual State of NHSScotland Assets and Facilities Report for 2017 [Health and Community Care]

This is the seventh year the State of NHSScotland Assets and Facilities Report has been published. The "Annual State of NHSScotland Assets and Facilities Report for 2017" is the national strategic report on asset and facilities management for the Scottish Government and NHS Boards' and Special NHS Boards' use. The report will form part of the Scottish Government's performance review and investment planning process.

Electoral Reform Consultation Analysis [Government]

Consultation analysis of Electoral Reform Consultation

Housing Revenue Account Statistics - Scottish Local Authority Housing Income and Expenditure - 1997-1998 to 2017-18 (near actuals) and 2018-19 (estimates) [Housing]

Housing Revenue Account Statistics 2017-18 including statistics bulletin, tables, charts, survey form and guidance.

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