Policy paper

Civil Contingencies Act 2004: devolution concordat with Scottish ministers

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This concordat establishes an agreed framework for co-operation among the Scottish ministers and the UK government.

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This Concordat establishes an agreed framework for co-operation among the Scottish Ministers and the UK Government on the application, in Scotland, of the Civil Contingencies Act 2004 (“The Act”). It should be read in conjunction with the framework for inter-administration relations, set out in the overarching Memorandum of Understanding and related Devolution Guidance notes.