This handy planning information will help you plan a safe and enjoyable canalside event.
How to plan an event
Download our useful guide to help with your Event Plan and Event Safety Plan.
A risk assessment is a way of identifying hazards and considering what measures need to
be put in place to control them. All events are required to have a risk assessment.
- Download our detailed guide to help you carry out your risk assessment
- Download a blank risk assessment form to fill in for your event
- View a sample risk assessment
Event organisers are required to hold a current policy of insurance in respect of Public Liability (and products liability where appropriate). It is advised that this should not be less than £5 million (per incident or series of related incidents).
Terms & Conditions
By completing the Scottish Canals events process and signing a letter of indemnity in completion of this process, you agree to comply with and be bound by our Terms & Conditions.
Have you Considered?
Take a look at our handy event planning checklist!