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Environmental Impact Assessment Handbook
Our Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) handbook offers practical guidance and information to those involved in the process.
Corporate Plan 2016-19
The purpose of SEA is to ensure that information on the environmental effects of a plan, programme or strategy is gathered and made available to plan-makers and decision takers.
The Historic Environment Strategy for Scotland – Environmental Report 2022
The Environmental Report for the development of the new Historic Environment Strategy for Scotland is being published for comment alongside the strategy draft.
Designations 2020 Onwards
Find out more about our designation priorities and plans in our Designations 2020 Onwards document.
Scottish Government’s Third Land Use Strategy
Historic Environment Scotland’s response to the SG Land Use Strategy
Equality Progress and Monitoring Data Reports
HES has a statutory requirement to publish a report on the progress made to achieve its published equality outcomes at intervals of 2 years from the publication of its 2021-25 Equality Outcomes and Mainstreaming Report in April 2021.
External Consultation: Programme for Extending Permitted Development Rights in Scotland and Sustainability Appraisal 2020
Read our consultation report on the proposed Work Programme that will help to develop proposals to extend permitted development rights for the 16 development types.
External Consultation: Draft Road Orders 2019
Read our response to Transport Scotland's consultation on Draft Road Orders and a proposed upgrade to the A9 Trunk Road, highlighting potential impacts on the Killiecrankie battlefield.
External Consultation: Call for Views - Advisory Group on Economic Recovery
Read our response to a call for views to the Scottish Government’s independent expert advice group on supporting economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.
Designations Team 3 Year Plan Report 2016-19
This document sets out how we delivered our Designations 3 Year Plan 2016-19.
Annual Operating Plan 2017-18
Our Annual Operating Plan sets out deliverables for Historic Environment Scotland in 2017-18.
Engagement Report Summary (pre-consultation activity)
The Historic Environment Strategy for Scotland, Our Place in Time
Our Place in Time (OPiT) is Scotland's strategy for the historic environment. Published in 2014. It is now being reviewed for a post-COVID19 world