Maintaining and developing the canals
As well as the management and development of five Scottish canals, we care for bridges, buildings, locks, The Falkirk Wheel, The Kelpies and 19 water supply reservoirs in locations across Scotland.
Each year Scottish Canals bid for external funding to deliver a wide variety of projects which will create jobs, vibrancy and lasting economic benefits to the people of Scotland.See all projects
We are dedicated to the continuous development of new spaces along our waterways, creating vibrant and accessible areas for people to gather, relax, and connect with nature. See our new spaces projects.
We have completed a number of projects which were deemed high priority for public safety and infrastructure development. Take a look at some of these projects.
We are always on the lookout for innovative ideas that can modernise and improve Scottish canals and the areas around them. Take a look at some of the ways we are innovating.