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Arts, Culture & Sport

Key projects, Funding, Sponsored bodiesGlasgow 2014, Gaelic Language ( Cànan Gàidhlig ), Historic Environment, Sport

Built Environment

Architecture & Place, Building, Housing, The Planning System, Planning and Environmental Appeals, Regeneration, Cities

Business, Industry & Energy

Business Support, Science, Technology & Innovation, Enterprise, Tourism, Financial Services, Energy, Water Industry, Food & Drink

Constitutional Reform

Referendum, Smith Commission, More Powers, Scotland Act 2012A National Conversation: 2007-2009


State of the Economy, Economic Strategy, Council of Economic Advisers, National Economic Forum, Publications, Statistics, Scottish Government Analysts, Digital Scotland & broadband Scotland CAN DO Innovation Forum 

Education & Training

Early Years & Family Support, Schools, Young People 16-24, Post-16 Education Reform, Universities and Colleges, Skills for Scotland, Community Learning and Development, Funding, support and grants, Employability


Climate Change, Countryside & Landscape, Wildlife & Habitats, Pollution and Waste, Water, Environmental Appeals, Funding & Grants, Sustainable Development

Farming & Rural Issues

Farming, ForestryRural Issues, Scotland Rural Development Programme

Marine & Fisheries

Aquaculture, Compliance, Grants, Licensing, Marine Energy, Marine Environment, Marine Planning & Legislation, Salmon & Recreational Fisheries, Science, Sea Fisheries, Education Zone

Health & Social Care

About, Policy & Legislation, Quality Improvement & Performance, Support & Social Care, Health Services, NHS Workforce, Healthy Living


Europe, North America, Africa, Asia, International Development, Promoting Scotland Abroad, Consulates in Scotland, International Framework

Law, Order & Public Safety

Justice Strategy for Scotland, Policies, Public Information, A-Z, Connect with us

People & Society

Bank Holidays, Third Sector, Social Work Services, Equality, Children, young people & families, Older People, Royal & Ceremonial, Scotland Without Nuclear Weapons, Welfare and Tackling Poverty

Public Sector

Public Service Reform, Promoting Scotland, Finance, Lobbying, Local Government, Procurement, Public Bodies, Elections, Public Sector Pay, Queen's Printer for Scotland


Research by Topic, About Research, Latest Opportunities


Browse Statistics, Search Statistics, About Statistics in Scotland, Consultation (ScotStat)