Support for members

As news around coronavirus (COVID-19) develops, we will endeavor to maintain service as usual for members. Find information and links to government advice here.

Support for members

Member's seminars - Werritty report on grouse moor management

We are holding seminars across Scotland and in London for members to discuss the recently published Werritty report. Early booking is advised!

Member's seminars - Werritty report on grouse moor management

#ThrivingRuralScotland

Our manifesto "Our plan for a Thriving Rural Scotland" focuses on 5 key areas - Climate Change, Agriculture, Trade & Labour, Digital Connectivity and Taxation.

#ThrivingRuralScotland

#Route2050

Our paper '#Route2050 - A direction of travel for Scottish land management to 2050' explores what the priorities should be for land management in Scotland.

#Route2050

Helping Rural Scotland Thrive

For over 100 years, Scottish Land & Estates has been the voice of landowners and rural businesses throughout Scotland. Find out more about what we stand for...

Helping Rural Scotland Thrive

Latest SLE News

Scottish business community calls for clarity, consistency and cooperation in Covid-19 response

3 Apr 2020

Scotland’s leading business organisations have issued a joint-statement in response to the...

Coronavirus: Emergency business loan scheme revamped after criticism

3 Apr 2020

There has been widespread concern, acknowledged by the government, that some of the...

Kinross-shire Estate Maintains its Prestigious Conservation Accreditation

2 Apr 2020

A mixed agricultural, forestry and sporting estate in Kinross-shire, has been successfully...

Upcoming SLE Events

Annual General Meeting

Our AGM offers you the chance to hear about the work we have carried out on your behalf and our successes in 2019 as well as the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. As an SLE member, you can have your say on the work carried out on your behalf. Following government guidance on the Coronavirus (Covid-19), we will no longer be hosting a physical event...

Key Work

Landowners' Commitment

Our Landowners' Commitment sets outs the principles and responsibilities of modern land ownership.

Our Staff

Find out more about our team of staff working for Scottish Land & Estates.

From The Blog

A Million Trees To Save the River Dee's Salmon

Dr Lorraine Hawkins is the River Director for the River Dee Trust. Here she discusses the aims of a project designed to tackle a decline in salmon

Behind the scenes on BBC's Countryfile at Auchlyne & Suie Estate

Nicola Colquhoun is a Land Management Adviser and Laird-in-waiting at Auchlyne & Suie Estate. In this guest blog, she discusses the experience of

How Our Members Are Helping It Happen

Bringing rural learning to life with The Princes Foundation at Dumfries House

The Princes Foundation - The Education Team at Dumfries House, Ayrshire. Bringing rural learning to life Dumfries House estate was saved for the nation by The Prince of Wales in 2007 and is now used to help people engage in learning experiences that promote confidence and personal development, as well as offer training in real-life skills to open up future employment opportunities. The Prince’s Foundation, formed last year as a result of the consolidation...