Key contacts and resources, Scotland


Further reading and resources

NRM Guidance (Scotland)

Home Office Guidance: Modern slavery: how to identify and support victims

Scottish Government Human Trafficking Strategy and website

Scottish Government Human Trafficking Policy

Advice to the Procurator Fiscal on presumption against prosecution of persons who are the victims of trafficking

Human Trafficking and Exploitation Guidance for Scottish Local Authorities

The Slavery and Trafficking Survivor Care Standards

Child Sexual Exploitation – Scottish Government

National Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland

Inter-agency guidance on child trafficking

Scottish Government policy – Equally Safe (A strategy to keep women and girls safe from violence)

Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner (IASC), in collaboration with the University of Nottingham Rights Lab,  Resources include checklists, a governance library and free quality assured training resources 

COSLA Migration Team: Resources and information on human trafficking and exploitation

Human Trafficking Foundation

Home Office Human Trafficking

Home Office Human Trafficking Strategy

Inter-departmental Ministerial Group on Human Trafficking

Modern Slavery Human Trafficking Unitd, part of the National Crime Agency (NCA)

Human-Trafficking Council of Europe Report

UN Office on Drugs and Crime

International Labour Organization

Competent Authority Guidance

Palermo Protocol

Discretionary Leave to Remain Guidance

Slavery in Supply Chain Government Guidance

Scottish Government Guidance for Businesses on Human Trafficking

PROTECT report: Provider Response Treatment for the Care of Trafficked People

Non Statutory Survivor Care Standards

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (ECAT)

The Trafficking Directive

The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)