Consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance in Scotland

Closed 11 May 2019

Opened 16 Feb 2019

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The purpose of this consultation paper is to consider how we maintain effective environmental governance following an exit from the European Union. It seeks views on:

  • Maintaining the role of environmental principles in developing future Scottish environmental policy and legislation;  and
  • Maintaining effective, appropriate and proportionate environmental governance in Scotland. 

Read the consultation paper.


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