Every day SEPA works to protect and enhance Scotland’s environment, helping businesses and communities thrive within the resources of our planet.
As Scotland, alongside many other nations, faces a public health emergency, SEPA’s focus will be on protecting our environment, our communities and our people.
Protecting Scotland’s environment
We are helping regulated businesses adjust and adapt to these extraordinary circumstances in which everyone’s resources and capacities are severely constrained. We are prioritising our efforts on those regulated sectors most crucial to the functioning of society during this public health emergency and will work as much as possible with businesses from other sectors.
Protecting Scotland’s communities
We’re protecting Scottish communities through our vital flood forecasting and warning services, including the issue of warning and alerts.
Protecting our people
We’re firmly focused on supporting our people throughout the public health emergency and beyond.
We have moved our workforce to predominately working from home and they are adapting their roles to use different methods for undertaking their jobs.
By supporting our people we aim to continue to protect and enhance Scotland’s environment by:
Our offices are closed but our people and online services support you to: