RIC Aberdeen *Facilitated* (Cross-Party) Land Reform Consultation Proforma
The Scottish Government has asked for responses to the Land Reform Review Group’s recommendations.
Land Reform in Scotland is long overdue. We have fewer people owning more of the land than anywhere else in Europe. To describe the situation as Medieval is chronologically and politically accurate. The Land Reform Review Group’s recommendations are remarkably progressive, but not yet government policy.
The landowners have predictably spent a lot of money submitting their response, defending their privileges. We need as many people as possible to respond to counter their arguments.
These responses need to be in by Tuesday the 10th of February 2015. The background reading is prodigious:
To respond to the consultation you need to fill in an on-line questionnaire:
RIC Aberdeen’s Land Reform Working Group has read the documentation and prepared answers that you could copy/paste into the questionnaire. Those of a progressive political orientation can skip the reading and use our answers!
We have not answered all the questions as some of them require competencies we do not have.