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.
This consultation provides an opportunity to further explore aspects of the Scottish Law Commission’s recommendations in their Report on Defamation, and to seek views on issues that have not been the subject of scrutiny so as to ensure that any reform to defamation law is fully tested.
Methodology for local authorities to undertake air quality assessment through the National Low Emission Framework.
Evaluation by Protect of the NHS Scotland whistleblowing helpline during the period 1 February 2018 to 31 July 2018.
A consultation in respect of the introduction of a fee for a personal licence renewal application was published by the Scottish Government on 11 July 2018 and ended on 15 August 2018. The consultation welcomed views from respondents on whether to introduce a fee for applying to renew a personal licence, and if we were to introduce such a fee, to seek views on what that fee level should be. This document provides a summary of the consultation responses received.
This report presents the findings from an independent review of the Fair Food Transformation Fund (FFTF).
This is an Easy Read version of the Scottish Government's consultation on Prisoner Voting. The consultation sets out the background to the issue and seeks views on a proposal to allow only those prisoners sentenced to short sentences to vote.
Visual Summary of a co-design process for development of the Social Security Charter
Report of a co-design process for development of the Social Security Charter
Analysis report of 2018 public consultation on introducing compulsory CCTV recording in Scottish abattoirs
Guidance for the operation of bail supervision services by local authority criminal justice social work and other agencies involved in service delivery that compliments local Community Justice Outcomw Improvement Plans.
analysis on the impact of the strategy on children's right and well-being
Analysis Analysis of the impact that the strategy will will have on equality
This consultation seeks views on potential improvements to the statutory charity regulation framework in Scotland, in light of proposals put forward by the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR). The proposals broadly focus on improvements to charity law that would increase transparency and accountability in order to maintain public trust and confidence in charities and OSCR.
An analysis of responses to the Scottish Government consultation on proposals to revise fees paid for applications under the Electricity Act 1989
A Final Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment on the revision of fees charged under the Electricity (Applications for Consent) Regulations 1990 for applications under the Electricity Act 1989
The Scottish Government's response to the consultation on proposals to revise fees paid for applications under the Electricity Act 1989, providing details of the changes which Ministers intend to implement. The decision to increase fees follows a careful consideration of all the points raised by respondents to our consultation.