Working within Government
Scottish Natural Heritage is funded through the Environment and Forestry Directorate of Scottish Government . We provide advice and information to Ministers on a range of issues relating to the nature and landscapes of Scotland. We also work with the UK Government and the European Commission. In addition to our work with Government, we also regularly work with a wide range of other bodies from the public sector.
JNCC acts on behalf of SNH when advice is required on issues wider than Scotland
SNH is a partner in delivering the Central Scotland Green Network
SNH's work supports the vision, objectives and outcomes sought by Scottish Government
We collaborate with a range of organisations to deliver Scotland's Environmental and Rural Services, an integrated service for rural customers
The 2014-20 Scottish Rural Development Programme (SRDP) is the programme of funding for rural areas in Scotland.
The Deer Commission for Scotland merged with Scottish Natural Heritage on 1 August 2010
SNH acts as an adviser to local authorities on a wide range of issues
SNH advises Ministers on proposals for national parks, and has an ongoing role in advising National Park Authorities
Find current areas of the Scottish Parliament legislative programme of relevance to SNH.
SNH often makes an input to the development of policy and legislation at EU level
Find out how SNH works with others to jointly deliver some projects and aims. Our agreements, concordats and statements of intent are listed here
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