As an experienced manager of our coastline, we collaborate with others to oversee agreements for ports & harbours and coastal developments which help to grow the value of Scotland's marine tourism.
Crown Estate Scotland manages around half of the foreshore and most of the seabed out to the 12 nautical mile limit.
We work closely with local authorities, businesses, coastal communities and other partners to:
We work with our agents Bidwells on all day-to-day property management issues. If you would like to find out more about using foreshore or seabed for the activities listed above, please email email@example.com or download our applications forms and guidance notes below.
For information about obtaining consents for works such as dredging and dumping of materials or laying of pipes visit our marine works page.