Planning Act Support
- Collaborating with the Scottish Government on their Skills and Leadership working group.
- Collaborating with the Digital Planning Team at the Scottish Government on the actions set out in the digital planning strategy.
Planning Skills, Training and Education
- HOPS are represented on the Partners in Planning working group
- HOPS have inputted into the Skills in Planning research being carried out by EKOS on behalf of Skills Development Scotland and Partners in Planning
- HOPS are currently assisting Scottish Futures Trust and the Scottish Government with Education Infrastructure research
Planning Service Resources
- HOPS are currently carrying out monitoring work with all planning authorities looking at the impact of COVID-19 on planning applications, fee income and business practice
Planning Performance Framework (PPF)
- HOPS are assisting the Scottish Government with ongoing PPF work