Privacy policy

This Dialogue is being hosted by the Scottish Government.

Participants have to register with the site and will be required to provide a username and email address. The username will be made public along with any comments made. Please consider this when choosing a username. This information is collected in order to provide the Scottish Government with aggregate information related to what types of individuals and groups are participating in the Dialogue.

Traffic data is collected anonymously for the purposes of analysing visitor usage patterns; however, none of this data can be associated with your individual user identity within the Dialogue. The Scottish Government will use these analytics to ascertain the effectiveness of the site.

Participants are reminded that  Dialogue is a public forum and therefore should not post personally identifiable information such as telephone numbers on this website.

Your ideas and comments will remain live and open to comment during the dialogue period. Once the dialogue has closed, the ideas and comments will remain visible to visitors to

To find out how we handle your personal data, please see our privacy policy: