Reports & white papers

Scotland’s Future and Scotland’s Energy

Extract from Scotland’s Future – Your Guide to an Independent Scotland, detailing how independence will allow us to maximise the benefits from our energy wealth, work to enhance a reliable and secure energy supply and meet our ambitious climate change targets. We want to use our energy resources to grow a dynamic Scottish energy sector,…

Scotland’s Future: Culture and Broadcasting

Extract from Scotland’s Future – Your Guide to an Independent Scotland, detailing the benefits of independence to build upon the successes achieved in the culture and broadcasting sectors under devolution. Scotland’s strong and vibrant culture is one of our most enduring and powerful assets Devolution has given the Scottish Government the opportunity to support and…

Scotland’s Future and Scotland’s Health

Extract from Scotland’s Future – Your Guide to an Independent Scotland. The NHS has touched every life in Scotland, it is a precious institution, right at the heart of our society. This extract underlines our commitment to the NHS as a publicly-owned and operated service, free at the point of need. In an independent Scotland,…

Scotland’s Future – A Future for Transport

An extract from Scotland’s Future – Your Guide to an Independent Scotland, detailing the benefits of independence in building upon the successes achieved in our transport network under devolution to:  Provide us with more choices for our transport system Decide our forward investment based on our own finances Consider options such as different ownership models…

Scotland’s Future – Summary

Scotland’s referendum on 18 September 2014 is a choice between two futures. If we vote Yes, we take the next step on Scotland’s journey. We will move forward with confidence, ready to make the most of the many opportunities that lie ahead. The most important decisions about our economy and society will be taken by…