The browser you are using is out of date and is no longer supported. To view and use this site correctly, please update your browser to the latest version.
We are creating a new public body, Historic Environment Scotland, which will come into effect from 1 October 2015. While we work on shaping our future we can reassure you that all services and products will continue as normal. We will continue to keep you up to date on developments. Please follow our progress and find out more about our new organisation.
This operational policy statement regulates the acquisition and disposal by Historic Scotland of portable or semi-portable artefacts. The adoption and implementation of this operational policy is a requirement under the Museums Libraries & Archives (MLA) Council's Museum Accreditation scheme.
Historic Scotland is an executive agency and our corporate targets are set by Scottish Ministers. During the financial year 2006-07 the agency met all but one of those ten targets, falling narrowly short of the increase in earned income. The agency alrea
Approximately two thirds of the Historic Scotland budget comes from the Scottish Executive with one third generated from commercial income. The agency received an additional £2.2 million funding in 2005/06 as a result of the 2002 Spending Review.
Historic Scotland is an executive agency and our corporate targets are set by Scottish Ministers. During the financial year 2006-07 the agency met all but one of those ten targets falling narrowly short of the increase in earned income.
Historic Scotland is an executive agency of the Scottish Government with corporate targets set by Scottish Ministers. During the financial year 2007-08 the agency achieved all of our key performance targets set by Ministers.
Historic Scotland is an agency of the Scottish Government. An independent review of its functions and structure in 2003-04 confirmed Historic Scotland’s status as an executive agency. The agency is headed by the chief executive who is directly accountable to the Scottish Ministers.
Visit our Technical Conservation website for our range of conservation publications available to buy online.