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Deer managers

We hope this 'one stop shop' for deer and deer management content will help you find the information you need.  If for any reason you can't see what you are looking for here, try using the search facility or e-mail us at and we'll be happy to help.

Code of Practice on Deer Management

Code of Practice on Deer Management  - Scottish Natural Heritage, with input from stakeholders, has produced a Code of Practice on Deer Management. The Code is a key part of the deer provisions in the Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Act 2011 and came into effect on the 1st of January 2012.

Our role in managing Scotland's deer

  • Our role in managing Scotland's deer - sets out the actions we propose to take, in exercising our deer remit and continuing the work of the Deer Commission for Scotland, and how these fit with our strategic priorities.


Deer licensing

Managing deer

Deer research


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