Property and Land Law

Improving transparency in land ownership in Scotland: a consultation on controlling interests in land

The Scottish Government is consulting on proposals for regulations to require the disclosure of persons with controlling interests in landowners and tenants in a register to be held by the Registers of Scotland.

Rental Income Guarantee Scheme: Support for new purpose build-to-rent Private Rented Housing in Scotland

The Scottish Government is seeking views from the industry and other stakeholders on a detailed Rental Income Guarantee Scheme proposal as part of developing its overarching strategy for supporting the growth in the new build for rental market.

Registers of Scotland: Keeper Induced Registration consultation

Registers of Scotland are consulting on keeper induced registration.

Consultation on a draft Land Use Strategy for Scotland 2016-2021

The first Land Use Strategy was published in March 2011 and it initiated a step change towards a more integrated and strategic approach to land use. The Scottish Government is seeking views on the second Land Use Strategy 2016-2021 which is also subject to Stategic Environmental Assessment (SEA).