Helping It Happen Awards 2019

Tickets are now on sale for our Helping It Happen Awards Dinner & Ceremony. Join us for an inspiring evening celebrating rural success!



If you own land, run a business in rural Scotland, or supply goods and services to the rural economy, then we have a membership option for you.


Wildlife Estates Scotland

The Wildlife Estates Scotland (WES) initiative aims to promote the best game and wildlife management practices and raise standards across the industry

Wildlife Estates Scotland

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

SLE appoints new Head of Policy

21 Aug 2019

Scottish Land & Estates, the rural business organisation, has appointed a new Head of...

Finalists announced for 2019 Helping it Happen Awards

19 Aug 2019

We are delighted to announce the finalists for the 2019 Helping It Happen Awards. Now in...

Calls for bigger fines and longer prison sentences for wildlife criminals

16 Aug 2019

People convicted of wildlife crimes such as deer poaching, hare coursing and bird of prey...

Upcoming SLE Events

Helping it Happen Awards Dinner & Ceremony 2019

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us at the Helping it Happen National Awards at the Sheraton Hotel on the evening of Wednesday 2 October 2019 . Following a successful year in 2018, the Helping It Happen Awards return for 2019. The National Awards aim to highlight the work of local estates and land-based businesses who help their...

Key Work

Member Survey

We are gathering information about our members to help us inform policy positions, and we need your help…

Meet The Team

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From The Blog

A morning on the moor

For Emma Dickinson, SLE Digital Communications Officer, the Glorious Twelfth was the first time out on a Scottish moor, experiencing a grouse shoot.

Meet the Great Glen Challenge Team

We’re excited to be fielding a team for the RSABI Great Glen Challenge once again this year! The event is now in its 8th year and has raised an

How Our Members Are Helping It Happen

Nature Tourism at Ardtornish Estate

Located on the Morven peninsula, Ardtornish Estate is strongly focused on its future as a ‘nature tourism’ destination and has put sustainability and conservation at the heart of its operations. The landscape consists of a wide range of habitat types including several Sites of Special Scientific Interest and is home to rare species such as eagles, pine martens, otters and Scottish wildcats. In 2017, a major study was commissioned into ecological...