The Scottish Referral Guidelines for Suspected Cancer supports primary care clinicians in identifying patients who are most likely to have cancer and therefore require urgent assessment by a specialist. Equally, the Guidelines help in identifying patients who are unlikely to have cancer, embedding safety netting as a diagnostic support tool.
Conducted annually since 2008, the Anholt-GfK Roper NBISM examines the reputation of 50 countries. Since 2008, the Scottish Government (SG) has used the NBISM to measure Scotland’s reputation internationally. This report provides statistics on Scotland’s reputation along six dimensions of national competence: Exports, Governance, Culture, People, Tourism, and Investment and Immigration. These together provide an overall indication of a Scotland’s reputation.
Progress report based on the workings of the Sustainability Working group and the recommendations of the 2017 Sustainability Report.
An assessment of the impact of the South of Scotland Enterprise Bill on child rights and wellbeing.
A Scottish Government update on progress in implementing UN Human Rights Council recommendations in five thematic areas following the third Universal Periodic Review of human rights in the UK in May 2017.
Report summarises the risks to business of a no-deal Brexit and captures the views of over 80 businesses and trade associations.
Consultation paper to seek views on and help inform regulations to prescribie timescales for the completion of adult carer support plans and young carers statements, for carers of terminally ill persons under the Carers (Scotland) 2016 Act.
Funeral Expense Assistance Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment
Funeral Expense Assistance Equality Impact Assessment.
Funeral Expense Assistance Fairer Scotland Duty
Funeral Expense Assistance Islands Impact Assesment
The Scottish Governments response to consultations on Funeral Expense (Scotland) Regulations 2019.
This is a summary document of the Fairer Scotland Duty assessment that was undertaken with regards to the Early Years Assistance (Best Start Grants) (Scotland) Regulations 2019.
Proposed pilot fisheries management measures - Inner Sound of Skye
A literature review of the publications and case studies regarding how planning can support the economy, and
how the economy can support creating great places.
An assessment of Housing Land Audits for consistency and compliance, their potential for standardisation and their role in development plan delivery.
The Scottish Government is consulting on its on key eligibility criteria and format of the Job Grant, a new benefit which will be delivered by Social Security Scotland to support young people moving back into employment.
Consultation seeking views on the proposals to help address some concerns identified with the operation of Protected Trust Deeds.
A named person is someone who can look after your interests if you are cared for or treated under mental health legislation. This guide provides information to help you understand your rights.
Explains how people engaging with Social Security Scotland will be treated with dignity and respect.