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School closure proposals: ministerial decision letters 2018

When local authorities take a school closure decision under the Schools (Consultation) (Scotland) Act 2010, these decisions may be 'called-in' by Scottish Ministers.

Published:
24 Aug 2018
School closure proposals: ministerial decision letters 2018

Ministers have eight weeks from the date of the authority's decision in which to call-in the closure proposal.

Before that period expires, Scottish Ministers write to the authority in each case to confirm whether or not they will call-in a proposal. These decision letters are published below.

Local authority: Aberdeen City Council

Local authority: East Lothian Council

Local authority : Scottish Borders Council

Local Authority: South Ayrshire Council

Archive of previous decisions

Details of decisions taken prior to 2018 are available on the gov.scot archive.

Contact

Email: schoolestate@gov.scot

Post:
Scottish Government
Learning Directorate
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ