Planning law

Consultation on Opencast Coal Restoration and Effective Regulation

This consultation seeks views on more effective regulation to secure restoration at existing and future (opencast) coal mines where coaling is incomplete and for future sites including extensions.

Consultation on the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill

This consultation seeks views on a range of proposals intended to give people in communities, and those supporting them in the public sector, a range of new ways to help deliver a better Scotland.