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This section contains a database of all Creative Scotland's publications as well as a growing list of external resources for the arts, screen and creative industries.

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Also see our Publication Scheme which sets out the key information that we routinely make available and how to access it.

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This Biodiversity Report outlines the steps Creative Scotland is taking to incorporate biodiversity measures into our wider policies, plans and strategies. In PDF format.

16 December 2020


The latest update on Creative Scotland's work to support the sector during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

16 December 2020

Performing Arts Self-isolation Exemption Scotland

Travelling or returning to Scotland for work as a performing arts professional during COVID-19: Scottish Government Self-isolation Exemptions Guidance.

16 December 2020


Creative Scotland's Annual Report, Accounts and National Lottery Accounts for the financial year ending 31 March 2020.

10 December 2020


View and download the Creative Scotland Board Minutes from 26 October 2020 in PDF format.

10 December 2020


Download the Creative Scotland Group Annual Report and Accounts For the year ended 31 March 2020, in PDF format

10 December 2020


Download the Creative Scotland National Lottery Distribution Fund Annual Report and Accounts For the year ended 31 March 2020, in PDF format

10 December 2020


Download the report in PDF format

8 December 2020

A Creative Decade; Measuring the Impact of CashBack for Creativity

This Media Education report explores the challenges of evaluating long-term impact, highlighting effective evaluation carried out by Cashback-funded organisations, and offering important considerations for funders and youth arts providers.

8 December 2020