Consultations

Social Security (Scotland) Bill – share your views with the Social Security Committee

25/07/17

The Social Security (Scotland) Bill was published on 20th June and sets out a framework for the new... Read More

Disclosure Scotland – The Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007: Section 35 (2) and (3)

05/04/16

The Scottish Government is currently consulting on proposed changes to legislation preventing employers from employing barred individuals to... Read More

Consultation on new duties for social care workers and organisations

23/07/15

The Health and Sport Committee of the Scottish Parliament has begun stage 1 scrutiny of The HEALTH (TOBACCO,... Read More

Consultation on changing disclosure requirements

23/07/15

The Scottish Government has produced a consultation paper on changes to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  The... Read More

Charging for non-residential care services and a draft financial assessment template

20/11/14

Cosla recently set out a draft template for local authorities to use when assessing a person’s finances for... Read More

Consultation on the future use of resources devolved following the UK Government’s decision to close the Independent Living Fund – August 2013

20/08/13

On 18 December 2012, the UK Minister for Disabled People, Esther McVey MP, announced the decision to close... Read More

Scottish Government response to submissions

11/04/13

The Scottish Government has responded to submissions to its proposals for the integration of adult health and social care. The... Read More

Procurement Reform Bill

21/11/12

The Scottish Government consulted on the Procurement Reform Bill between August and November 2012.  In its response to the... Read More

Consultation on National Occupational Standards for supported housing – September 2012

05/09/12

The national occupational standards for supported housing are being reviewed.  In Scotland,  Asset Skills is hoping to engage... Read More

Consultation on a Strategy for the Private Rented Sector – July 2012

10/07/12

This consultation was produced in partnership with the Scottish Private Rented Sector Strategy Group and the findings from... Read More