COSLA publishes “Briefing Note on Migration for Elected Members”

COSLA Briefing Note on Migration for Elected Members

In March 2012, the Council of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA) Strategic Migration Partnership (CSMP) produced a briefing note on migration that has been developed by the CSMP team in conjunction with the Improvement Service.

The briefing note and an executive summary are now available to view/download below:

The full briefing note can be found here. It provides:

  • contextual information on migration to the UK and Scotland;
  • analysis of the impacts of migration;
  • details on public perceptions and political responses to migration;
  • an outline of issues for elected members to consider; and
  • some key messages for elected members.