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Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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This document recognises that our people are our most important asset and articulates how our staff will contribute to achieving our visions.
Scotland's strategy for sustainable management of the historic environment.
Chaidh am plana seo a dhealbhadh fo iarrtas reachdail mar phàirt de Achd na Gàidhlig 2005.
HES Records Management Plan and subsequent assessment by the Keeper of the Records Plan
HES Records Management Plan and subsequent assessment by the Keeper of the Records Plan.
Details of all the land and buildings that are publicly owned or leased by Historic Environment Scotland and eligible for Asset Transfer.
Our Resumption Operating Standards (which replaces the former Minimum Operating Standards) provides the latest information on HES’s corporate policies and management of properties, as we transition through the next phase of the resumption process.
The voluntary arrangements for dealing with proposals for works to the external fabric of buildings in ecclesiastical use which were it not for the exemption would require listed building consent.
This policy paper sets a simple framework for archaeological work.
We believe that everyone has a right to be heard, understood and treated with respect. We also believe that our staff have the same rights.
Historic Environment Scotland's (HES) Volunteer Policy.