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SELECT Present Case for Regulation to Scottish Government

Following many months of discussion with Scottish Government officials, SELECT have submitted a report to the Minister for Business, Innovation and Strategy, Paul Wheelhouse MSP. The report, “Electrician As A Profession: The Case for Regulation” calls for “Electrician” to become a protected title and for it to be prohibited in law for anybody other than … Continued

Reducing Your Energy Bills

The Scottish Government and the European Regional Development Fund are currently funding the Resource Efficient Scotland programme to provide free help to Scottish SMEs to cut energy, water and waste bills. Last year the programme found over £10 million of cost savings, that’s an average of over £17k per business. And they have grants and … Continued

Fees Consultation

The Scottish Government has published a consultation document “Building Warrant Fees” seeking the views of interested stakeholders on proposals to amend the Building Warrant fees structure and discounts available for using Approved Certifiers.  This marks the final phase for work started in 2014 by the Building Standards Division and Certification Scheme Providers such as SELECT.  … Continued