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Scottish Government –The Principles of a Local Discretionary Transient Visitor Levy

Deadline 02 December 2019

The Scottish Government are consulting on the principles of legislation with regard to a Transient Visitor Levy or ‘Tourist Tax’. The consultation particularly focuses on ensuring the legislation:

  • Supports the continuing success of the tourism industry in Scotland;
  • Provides the powers that are needed for local authorities to respond to local pressures;
  • Minimises the administrative and compliance burdens for those affected.

The deadline for responses is Monday 2 December and you can find more information and respond at the Scottish Government consultation hub.