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Scottish Government

The Scottish Government is the devolved government for Scotland. It is responsible for most of the issues of day-to-day concern to the people of Scotland, including health, education, justice, rural affairs, and transport. Previously known as the Scottish Executive.

St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG
UK
Website: www.gov.scot/Home
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Tel: 0300 244 4000

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Series details Title Year Status
2020 challenge for Scotland's biodiversity - a strategy for the conservation and enhancement of biodiversity in Scotland 2013 Green
2020 challenge for Scotland's biodiversity - consultation report 2013 Red
2020 challenge for Scotland's biodiversity - equality impact assessment 2013 Red
2020 routemap for renewable energy in Scotland - update 2015 Green
A new future for Scotland's town centres 2021 Green
A smart, successful Scotland - ambitions for the enterprise networks 2001 Green
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2010 - For the limitation of thermal bridging and air infiltration in low and medium rise domestic buildings. Introduction and principles 2010 Amber
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2015: For the limitation of thermal bridging and air infiltration in low and medium rise domestic buildings: Introduction and principles. Version 2.0 2015 Green
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2015 - Part 2 Partial fill masonry construction details 2015 Green
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2015 - Part 3 Timber frame construction details 2015 Green
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2015 - Part 4 Metal frame construction details 2015 Green
Accredited construction details (Scotland) 2015 - Part 5 Additional common junction details 2015 Green
Achieving a sustainable future - regeneration strategy 2011 Green
Achieving net zero in social housing 2021 Green
Action on climate change: proposals for improving the energy performance of existing non-domestic buildings (consultation) 2008 Red
Adapting for change - final report of the Adaptations Working Group 2012 Green
Adapting our ways - managing Scotland's climate risk: consultation to inform Scotland's climate change adaptation framework 2008 Red
Adapting to the changing climate - consultation on the environmental impacts of adaptation: post-adoption strategic environmental assessment statement 2011 2012 Red
Addendum to circular 8/2007: the environmental impact assessment (Scotland) regulations 1999 (Withdrawn) 2009 Red
Advice for building owners on assurance and replacing of flat entrance fire doors (Updated 2 August 2018) 2018 Green
Affordable housing securing planning consent, 2005-2008 2008 Red
Affordable housing securing planning consent 2009/10 2010 Red
Affordable housing securing planning consent 2010/11 2011 Red
Age, home and community: a strategy for housing for Scotland's older people 2012-2021 2011 Red
Age, home and community: the next phase 2018 Green
Air quality and land use planning 2004 Green
Ambition, opportunity, place - Scotland's third national planning framework: proposed framework 2014 Red
Ambition, opportunity, place - Scotland's third national planning framework: proposed framework (revised edition - includes errata) 2014 Red
Ambition, opportunity, place - Scotland's third national planning framework (also known as NPF3) 2014 Green
Amendment to the building regulations to introduce a new building classification for huts and bothies 2015 Red
Amendment to the modernised planning system consultation 2010-2011 - analysis of responses 2011 Red
Analysis of consultation on Reservoirs (Scotland) act 2011 - commencement and regulations 2013 Red
Analysis of responses for building standards (fire safety) consultation on external wall systems 2022 Green
Annual and quarterly planning performance statistics, 2014/15 2015 Green
Annual and quarterly planning performance statistics, 2015/16 2016 Green
Annual and quarterly planning performance statistics, 2016/17 2017 Green
Annual and quarterly planning performance statistics, 2017/18 2018 Green
Annual compendium of Scottish energy statistics 2019 Green
Annual energy statement 2019 2019 Green
Annual planning performance statistics, 2013/14 2014 Green
Annual planning performance statistics, 2018/19 2019 Green
Annual planning performance statistics, 2019/20 2020 Green
Annual planning performance statistics, 2020/21 2021 Green
Are your barriers safe? Protective barriers in existing non-domestic buildings 2011 Green
Assessment of the current position in Scotland regarding window opening light restrictors in domestic buildings 2017 Green
Barriers to community engagement in planning: a research study 2017 Green
Basic introduction to strategic environmental assessment (SEA) 2009 Green
Benefits of using processing agreements: April 2015 2015 Green
Better regulations - Building standards review 2015 - consultation letter 2014 Red
BS 7974 and the International Fire Engineering Guidelines 2006 Green
Building (Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2004. Continuation of guidance on duration of building warrant - extending the validity and determination of application - refusal and deemed refusal as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2021 Red
Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Building (Procedure) (Scotland) Regulations 2004. Guidance on duration of building warrant - extending the validity and Determination of application - refusal and deemed refusal as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004; Regulation 3, Schedule 1: special measures to enable the erection of temporary care assistance buildings as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Guidance to support the on-going verification of building work as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Building (Scotland) Act 2003: special measures to enable the occupation of new buildings as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak - guidance on building standards compliance and enforcement 2020 Red
Building a sustainable future - regeneration discussion paper 2011 Green
Building a sustainable future - summary of responses to the regeneration discussion paper 2011 Green
Building better cities - delivering growth and opportunities 2002 Green
Building better schools: investing in Scotland's future 2009 Green
Building excellence - exploring the implications of the Curriculum for excellence for school buildings 2007 Red
Building regulations - compliance and enforcement. Analysis of consultation responses. Final report 2022 Green
Building regulations - proposals to require provision of 'Changing places toilets' in certain types of new buildings 2019 Green
Building standards (fire safety) - a consultation on external wall systems. Respondent information form. 2021 Red
Building standards (fire safety) - a consultation on external wall systems 2021 Red
Building standards certification 2012 Green
Building Standards Compliance and Fire Safety - a consultation on making Scotland's buildings safer for people 2018 Red
Building standards compliance and fire safety consultation analysis report 2018 Green
Building Standards Division: Review of building standards: Section 1 - Structure: Consultation report 2010 Red
Building Standards Division: Review of building standards: Section 6 - Energy (incorporating minor changes to Section 3 - environment): consultation report 2010 Red
Building standards operating framework for verifiers. Version 1.1 2021 Green
Building standards performance framework for verifiers. Version 2.1 2021 Green
Building Standards Review 2015: In-building physical infrastructure for high-speed electronic communications networks - proposed introduction of a building standard and associated guidance within the building standards Technical Handbooks to implement Article 8 of European directive 2014/61/EU (consultation) 2015 Red
Building standards verification performance report 2013-14 (including implementation period 2012-13) 2015 Green
Building warrant fees 2017 Green
Building warrant fees (consultation package) Overview (Withdrawn) 2016 Red
Building warrant fees (consultation package) Partial business and regulatory impact assessment 2016 Red
Burial and cremation review group - report and recommendations 2007 Green
Business and regulatory impact assessment for the transposition in Scotland of the directive on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control) (recast) - 2010/75/EU - referred to in this document as the 'directive' 2012 Red
Carrying out and recording a fire safety risk assessment 2021 Green
Certification handbook for schemes approved under Section 7(2) and direct appointments under Section 7(1) of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Edition 3, May 2012 2012 Green
Certification schemes under Section 7(2) of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Special measures to enable the acceptance of unsigned certificates as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Certification schemes under Section 7(2) of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003. Special measures to enable the acceptance of unsigned certificates of design as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Certification schemes under Section 7(2) of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: Guidance on the role of certification as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak 2020 Red
Changing places toilets - building standards consultation 2019 Green
Class 67 permitted development rights for electronic communications code operators 2017 Green
Cleaner air for Scotland. The road to a healthier future. 2017-18 progress report 2018 Amber
Cleaner air for Scotland. The road to a healthier future. 2018/19 progress report 2020 Amber
Cleaner air for Scotland - the road to a healthier future. 2016 progress report 2017 Amber
Cleaner air for Scotland - the road to a healthier future 2015 Red
Cleaner air for Scotland 2. Delivery plan 2021 Green
Cleaner air for Scotland 2. Towards a better place for everyone 2021 Green
Cleaner air for Scotland strategy - an independent review 2019 Green
Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009. Report on Scottish Government approach to implementing Section 63 energy performance of non-domestic buildings 2011 Green
Climate change (Scotland) act 2009: Section 63 - Form of regulations for non domestic buildings - consultation paper 2013 Red
Climate change adaptation: review of specific building standards 2012 Green
Climate change delivery plan - meeting Scotland's statutory climate change targets 2009 Green
Climate change plan. Monitoring report 2018 Green
Climate change plan. Monitoring reports 2021 Green
Climate change plan - the third report on proposals and policies 2018-2032: technical annex 2018 Green
Climate change plan - the third report on proposals and policies 2018-2032 2018 Green

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