Date lodged: 6 October 2016
To ask the Scottish Government what the timescale is for updating the forestry consultation process.
Answered by: Fergus Ewing 26 October 2016
An independent assessment of the forestry approval process is underway and a final report should be submitted to Scottish Ministers by the end of October 2016. The finding of this assessment will inform the review of the current processes, including the forestry consultation process.