If your request has been agreed, we will enter an outcome improvement process with your community group. If we refuse your participation request, we will explain the reasons why.
If the participation request is agreed the outcome improvement process will be the means by which the aims in your participation request can be achieved – it will be how your ideas are turned into action. There may be an existing process in place which you will be able to join but if a new process is needed this must be established by the Council within 90 calendar days of your participation request being agreed.
What the process will look like will depend on the nature of your request but may include the following common elements:
For further information about participation requests, other aspects of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act, and advice/support for participation more generally, here are a range of useful contacts: