Land is at the heart of Scotland’s identity, economy and communities. The Scottish Land Commission is driving a programme of land reform spanning both urban and rural land, to create a Scotland where land is owned and used in ways that are fair, responsible and productive.
The clock will soon run out for those who wish to make use of the amnesty on tenant’s improvements, which closes on 12 December 2020.
In this guest blog, Dr Gareth James explores the findings from the report "Delivering more homes and better places: Lessons from policy and practice in Scotland," published today.
In his latest blog, Tenant Farming Commissioner Bob McIntosh looks at how tenants and landlords can reach agreement about planting trees due to the upsurge in interest in afforesting land.