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Facts & Figures

Crofting makes a valuable contribution to the economic and social development of Scotland. 

2016 - 17Crofting Figures

Total of 20,566 crofts

There are 20,566 crofts entered on the Commission’s ROC of which 14,898 are tenanted and the remainder are owned. When a crofter purchases their croft land and the grazings shares pertaining to that croft remain held in tenancy, the shares are “deemed” to be a tenanted croft in their own right, and as such have a separate entry in the ROC.

Crofter Demographics

Regulatory Applications

Common Grazings

Facts & Figures

Are you a new entrant?

Not sure where to go for guidance on crofting matters? You will find a link to a range of people/organisations that may be able to assist on the Regulatory Applications page of this website.

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