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Physical activity: policy context

Helping more people be more active more often is an over-arching policy objective of the Scottish Government. The key current policies and programmes that have been implemented to promote and improve physical activity levels in Scotland include:

Links to other policy documents of relevance to physical activity in Scotland are available from the Scottish Policies and Strategies page of the ScotPHO website and on the Physical Activity Policy section on the NHS Health Scotland website.

Page last updated: 14 September 2017

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