Planning and Development
If the natural heritage is to be looked after as an investment for the future it is important that people across Scotland are aware of its value to our economy
Guidance and good practice on ways to assess and reduce impacts on protected animals, protected areas, landscapes and more.
Find out more about our role in planning and development, and how we can help you.
Some projects have to go through a formal environmental process. Find out about our role and how we can help you.
Find out more about our views on different types of renewable energy and their possible impacts.
Find out more about our role in marine aquaculture.
Find out about our sharing good practice programme aimed at developers, professionals and community groups.
Find out more about our role in marine planning and protecting the marine environment.
Supporting the better planning and management of local green space, paths and landscapes as a key element of better place-making
Contact information for SNH Area offices and staff in Planning and Renewables Unit