INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Scottish Government

LMO Description
Organisation: 
Scottish Government
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    Regional
    Scotland
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Devolved administration of Scotland within United Kingdom under Scotland Act</p>
    Main Activities: 
    Responsible for Agencies with devolved responsibility to cover Cadastre, Statistics, Environment, Agriculture and Fisheries, Transport, Administration and Thematic topics, including Health, Justice, Education and Social welfare. Responsibility for Scottish SDI.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    Regional
    Scotland
    Societal Sector: 
    Central Government
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    Development of the Scottish SDI - One Scotland - One Geography
    Primary Business: 
    Central Government for Scotland - all devolved responsibilities.
    Environmental application domains: 
    All devolved environmental domains