Sustainability, Environment, Development & Planning
Sets out the Scottish Government’s aspirations for the country's canals, based on the following 7 principles: valuing the heritage of canals; fulfilling statutory and regulatory obligations; risk management and safety; increasing awareness of the potential contribution which canals can make; delivering a high quality experience; working through partnership and collaboration; and monitoring and measuring outcomes.
Supersedes Scotland's canals - an asset for the future (Scottish Executive, 2002).
Transport Scotland is the national transport agency for Scotland. They are responsible for delivering Scottish Government's capital investment programme, and the safe and efficient running of Scotland's trunk roads and rail networks.
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