Rural Land Management

We advise and provide guidance for both owners and occupiers of Scottish rural land. Our wealth of knowledge covers all areas of land management and we have particular depth of experience in land reform, public access and rights of way, designations or agreements to deliver conservation or environmental benefit, planning permissions, planning agreements and compulsory purchase.

We know that owners and occupiers of rural land in Scotland can be faced with a number of land management issues. Our experts have the practical knowledge to help you through any circumstance that you may encounter and to ensure that you reach the best possible outcome.

We are adept in all areas of rural land management and benefit from a unique breadth of experience in areas such as public funding (including the Common Agricultural Policy), carbon offsetting and natural capital, the management of sporting and fishing rights, wildlife crime, health and safety legislation and employment law.

Whatever issue you’re facing, you can be confident that our experts will be able to identify the most practical and pragmatic solution for your rural land management needs.

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If you would like to hear more about how we can help you with rural land management or have specific questions, please contact us.

"Anderson Strathern is the “go to” firm, as far as I am concerned, for rural property issues. When I am asked for a recommendation it is always Anderson Strathern. The team is efficient; approachable and very knowledgeable in this complex area of law."

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