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SVC Recommendation 9: Guidance for Frontline Local Authority Staff

Local Authorities should consider providing additional guidance to their frontline staff on the principles of the Covenant and the council’s policy on housing support for veterans.

Scottish Government update:

Not primarily for Scottish Government. The former Veterans Minister wrote to all Local Authorities in September 2017 to thank them for their support and highlight the ‘Guide for Local Authorities’ which sets out best practice on delivering the Armed Forces Covenant within Local Authorities.

SVC evaluation of status:

SVC Update

Not yet implemented

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