Scottish independence referendum

A referendum on Scottish independence from the UK took place in September 2014. Find information on the referendum, including a timeline of events, analysis of the potential impact on the UK of Scottish independence, and an overview of proposals for further devolution to Scotland.


Important dates and events relevant to the referendum on Scottish independence

Devolution: after the Scottish referendum

Information about proposals for further devolution to Scotland and discussions over the implications for England

Referendum articles

These articles were written before the referendum took place and were archived in September 2014:

Referendum publication resources

List of Library briefings, Committee reports and major reports by the UK and Scottish Governments on the referendum.