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

Are you passionate about helping rural Scotland thrive?

We are recruiting new for South West Regional Support Officers. Visit our vacancies page for more information.

Are you passionate about helping rural Scotland thrive?


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



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

Lack of guidance from Scottish Government putting homes at risk

22 Jan 2020

A lack of guidance and leadership from the Scottish Government on the incoming changes to...

Grouse moors braced for major changes in wake of Werritty review

21 Jan 2020

Major changes proposed for the operation of Scotland’s grouse moors have not been...

New police wildlife crime training welcomed by SLE

20 Jan 2020

New police training to detect and investigate instances of wildlife crime has been...

Upcoming SLE Events

SLE Housing Forum - Sharing Practical Solutions

Time: 10.30-12.30 Venue: Dupplin Estate, Dupplin, Perth PH2 0PY Cost: FREE FOR MEMBERS (LIMITED TO 15) Following feedback from our members, we have set up a National Housing Forum for members to come together and share practical solutions to housing related problems. This will take the form of four meetings throughout the year, each with a focus on a...

Key Work

Member Survey

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

Our Staff

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

From The Blog

Meet the Helping It Happen finalists: Iver Salvesen Green Business Award

Our Helping It Happen Awards Ceremony & Dinner takes place in less than a weeks’ time, so we are taking a closer look at each of the finalists in our

Meeting the next generation

Our policy adviser Marcelina Hamilton, who has recently qualified as a chartered surveyor, went back to University for the day to talk to students

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...