Part 3Management of Scottish Crown Estate assets

Managers’ powers and duties

7Duty to maintain and enhance value

(1)The manager of one or more Scottish Crown Estate assets must maintain and seek to enhance—

(a)the value of the assets, and

(b)the income arising from them.

(2)In complying with the duty under subsection (1), the manager must—

(a)act in the way best calculated to further the achievement of sustainable development in Scotland, and

(b)seek to manage the assets in a way that is likely to contribute to the promotion or the improvement in Scotland of—

(i)economic development,


(iii)social wellbeing,

(iv)environmental wellbeing.