Date lodged: 2 June 2016
To ask the Scottish Government how much has been awarded in grants from the Scottish Land Fund to applicants in Moray since 2007 and who the successful applicants were.
Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 8 June 2016
The Scottish Government began funding the Scottish Land Fund in 2012, prior to this, communities could access funding from a variety of different streams to support land and land asset acquisitions. Since its’ launch in 2012 two projects in Moray have received funding from the Scottish Land Fund, totalling £831,500. Successful applicants were Covesea Lighthouse Community Company and The Findhorn Conservation Company.