Welcome to the Scottish Policy Forum
Welcome to Scottish Labour's online home of policy development and ideas, where you can take part in our open and democratic policy-making process. For Scottish Labour Party members, supporters and policy stakeholders, we want to hear your ideas on how we should tackle the challenges our country faces, to help make Scotland a more equal and prosperous country. Real change - for the many, not the few.
News and Events
Newsletter - June 2019
The latest newsletter highlights some of the issues policy commissions have been considering in recent weeks.
Our new resources page includes all you need to hold an engagement event. Including the consultation papers, toolkit and a simple introductory activity for CLP and union meetings.
The SPF has published an Engagement Toolkit to assist CLPs and affiliates in organising local events. You can download a copy here.
Our First Stage consultation papers was launched at the Scottish Labour Party Conference on 8-10 March 2019 in Dundee. You can view the conference booklet here.
UK Labour Consultation
The UK Labour Policy Forum has published consultation documents covering eight key areas. These include some reserved areas relevant to Scotland.
You can download these documents here.
The First Stage consultation started at Scottish Labour’s Annual Conference in Dundee on 8-10 March 2019. Consultation papers have been drawn up by the Policy Commissions and approved by the Scottish Policy Forum.
They cover the following policy areas: Education; Health and Care; The Economy; and Communities. You can access the consultation papers on our 'Get Involved' page.
The First Stage consultation will conclude on 23 August 2019.