FES Corporate plan 2015-2018

The corporate plan sets out how Forest Enterprise Scotland will deliver public benefits from the National Forest Estate and contribute to the Scottish Government’s purpose of "creating a more successful country, with opportunities for all of Scotland to flourish, through increasing sustainable economic growth".

Split into 6 themes, the corporate plan details the key priorities we will focus on over the three years from 2015 to 2018, in order to meet the key commitments laid out in ‘The Role of Scotland’s National Forest Estate and Strategic Directions’:

a healthy young tree


achieving good environmental and sivicultural condition in a changing climate

FES productive


providing sustainable economic benefits from the land

FES treasured


as a multi-purpose resource that sustains livelihoods, improves quality of life, and offers involvement and enjoyment

FES accessible


local woodlands and national treasures that are well promoted, welcoming and open to all

FES cared-for

Cared for

working with nature and respecting landscapes, natural and cultural heritage

FES good-value

Good value

exemplary, effective and efficient delivery of public benefits

Annual targets and budget: 2015-2016

Each year we set targets to progress towards meeting the three-year corporate plan commitments. We also set a budget detailing our income, funding and expenditure, and a set of key performance indicators.

Reporting on our progress

  • We report our progress throughout the year on this website - particularly though press releases and news articles.
  • Our annual review details what we have delivered in the previous year on the National Forest Estate.
  • Our annual report provides a statement of accounts for each financial year.