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Our three-year programme for 2020-23
A review of the net-zero opportunity for ports in Scotland, conducted by ARUP for Crown Estate Scotland
Our Business Plan for the 2020-21 financial year.
An overview of the full ScotWind Leasing arrangements, for those interested in how we will manage applications for seabed for offshore wind farms
This policy sets how we manage requests for extensions to Option Periods that take the development agreement rights beyond 10 years.
Our Data Protection Policy, updated July 2020.
Crown Estate Scotland's Privacy Notice for Tenants, updated 20 July 2020
Crown Estate Scotland's second Annual Report
This policy will be reviewed in early 2021 and we welcome feedback. We will soon publish guidance including indicative timescales and more detail on process.
ScotWind Leasing will include the requirement for a Supply Chain Development Statement (SCDS), the detail of which is being developed. Interested parties should read this document and offer feedback by 29/07/20
A statement clarifying our position on recreational gold panning.
Lease Option Agreements Scotland
Zipped folder containing spatial data (shapefile) of current Aquaculture legal agreements. This information is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence
Aquaculture - Renunciation Letter (Individual)
Offshore renewables, cables and pipelines activity map
Zipped folder containing spatial data (shapefile) of current Energy & Infrastructure current legal agreements. This information is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence
A report which demonstrates the additional value that can be generated for a community when an energy systems project is introduced, using Orkney's Surf'n'Turf project as a case study.
Our Public Services Reform Act statement for the financial year 2018/19
A record of payments we made greater than £25,000 in the 2018/19 financial year.
Our Public Services Reform Act statement for the financial year 2017/18
A record of payments we made greater than £25,000 in the 2017/18 financial year.
Current Mines Royal agreements in Scotland
In 2019 Crown Estate Scotland commissioned Children in Scotland to deliver a consultation exercise with children and young people, regarding Crown Estate Scotland’s Draft Corporate Plan 2020-23.
Crown Estate Scotland 2020-23 Corporate Plan - Post Adoption Statement
Island Communites Impact Assessment of the Draft 2020-23 Corporate plan
Equality Impact Assessment of the Draft 2020-23 Corporate plan
Children's Rights and Wellbeing Impact Assessment of the Draft 2020-23 Corporate plan
Our three year programme for 2017-20
The consultation on this plan closes 25 November 2019 (see https://consult.gov.scot/crown-estate-strategy-unit/2020-23-corporate-plan/) and the final will be published early April 2020.
The latest edition of our bi-annual newsletter.
Framework Document drawn up by the Scottish Government's Marine Scotland Directorate (the Sponsor Team) in consultation with Crown Estate Scotland.
Defining what we reasonably require under our agreements.
Summarised results of our recent opinion survey of Coastal Tenants
A report from Progressive Partnership, analysing responses to our recent consultation on the draft 2020-23 Corporate Plan.
The findings from a trial of the Natural Capital Protocol for land-based businesses, at Dryfesdalegate Farm in Lockerbie.
Report on a trial of the Natural Capital Protocol at Dryfesdalegate Farm in Lockerbie
An MoU between Scottish Ministers and Crown Estate Scotland (Interim Management)
With the Scottish Crown Estate Act 2019 soon to be implemented, Crown Estate Scotland is now designing a consistent basis for how we work with community organisations who request below market value agreements
Development plan pilot report
Report on the Shellfish pilot project carried out on the Clyde
A review of the scientific literature commissioned by Crown Estate Scotland
ScotWind leasing: Responses to pre-launch feedback
ScotWind leasing: September update
Agricultural Relettings Framework - September 2019
Complaints Handling Procedure Annual Report 2018-19
Crown Estate Scotland draft Corporate Plan 2020-2023 Strategic Environmental Assessment Environmental Report
Guidance on seabed ownership
Summary information document for the pre-launch of ScotWind leasing
Report discussing the findings to emerge from tenant research carried out by Research Resource late 2018/early 2019
Crown Estate Scotland's response to the Infrastructure Commission for Scotland's Call for Evidence - May 2019
Findings of the Keeper’s assessment of Crown Estate Scotland's Records Management Plan by the Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011 Assessment Team
Crown Estate Scotland's Records Management Plan (August 2018)
Crown Estate Scotland's Business Plan for 2019-20
Crown Estate Scotland Delivery Statement for Scotland's 2020 Challenge for Biodiversity
Advice Note on Lease Applications
Aquaculture - Renunciation Letter (Company)
Guidance Notes for Lease Applications in Scotland
An update on timescales and other useful information for those considering applying to ScotWind Leasing
Report commissioned by Crown Estate Scotland
SEA Environmental Report
Consultation on the future of the Scottish Crown Estate's rural assets
Map showing the locations of Crown river salmon fishing stretches as at 08.02.19
Map showing Crown Title coastal salmon fishing vacant stretches (west)
Map showing Crown Title coastal salmon fishing vacant stretches (east)
Scottish Angling Associations Map
Map showing areas where Crown Estate Scotland does not manage rights to Mines Royal
News and stories from across the business
Crown Estate Scotland's first annual report
Crown Estate Scotland's 2017-18 highlights
Summary of Discussion Document responses and update on leasing
A Crown Estate Scotland-commissioned study carried out by ORE Catapult
Tenant service action plan
Our tenant service charter outlines what tenants can expect from Crown Estate Scotland in terms of service and ethos.
Criteria and process including how to apply to our pilot scheme
A list of angling clubs and associations and links to their respective websites
Natural capital case study: Woodland Planting - Wetland Restoration
Natural Capital case study: Peatland Restoration
Natural Capital case study: Improving Soil
Glenlivet Estate: Natural Capital assessment (Appendix - maps)
Glenlivet Estate: Natural Capital assessment
Den Farm: Natural Capital assessment (Appendix - maps)
Den Farm: Natural Capital assessment
Ruthven Farm: Natural Capital assessment (Appendix - maps)
Ruthven Farm: Natural Capital assessment
Natural Capital Protocol for land-based businesses presentation
Natural Capital Protocol for land-based businesses - summary guide
Trial of Natural Capital Protocol for land-based businesses - overview report
A summary of the main comments which we made in response to questions asked during the new offshore wind leasing Discussion Document events
Discussion Document published May 2018 on new offshore wind leasing for Scotland
Feedback form for the Discussion Document on new offshore leasing for Scotland
The first edition of Crown Estate Scotland's Bulletin - bringing you news and updates from across the business.
Crown Estate Scotland's Business Plan for 2018-19
A summary of work-to-date and next steps in new offshore wind leasing
Legislation governing Crown Estate Scotland
Policy statement: gold panning
Sample Heads of Terms (including fees)
Finfish rent review report 2012
Collaborative study on Scottish shellfish development critical mass model - November 2017
Framework Document drawn up by the Scottish Government's Marine Scotland Directorate (the sponsor Directorate) in consultation with Crown Estate Scotland (Interim Management)
Our response to Scottish Government's Draft Energy Strategy
Farm sales framework (interim)
Crown Estate funded feasibility study (led to the SSPO's Community Engagement Charter)
Crown Estate Scotland's business plan for 2017/18
MoU setting out how Crown Estate Scotland and The Crown Estate will communicate and work together
Our response to UK Government's consultation on industrial strategy
Information on the Mines Royal option process
The Crown Estate's Scotland Portfolio (our predecessor organisation), Autumn Bulletin 2016
Annual Report from The Crown Estate's Scotland Portfolio (our predecessor organisation)
Shellfish rent review report 2015
Decommissioning of Submarine Telecommunications Cables Guidance
Angling Clubs in Scotland
Study to identify opportunities for strategic measurements in Pentland Firth & Orkney Waters
Pentland Firth - Onshore infrastructure information note
Pentland Firth - How the projects could be built