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Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015

Promotion and use of allotments: expenditure

425.Section 124(1) permits a local authority to incur expenditure for the purpose of promoting allotments in its area and providing training by or on behalf of the local authority to tenants and potential tenants about the use of allotments. Local authorities must take into account the desirability of exercising this power in relation to communities which experience socio-economic disadvantage (subsection (2)).

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