The SSDA is a small team of five staff members, working passionately to promote and develop the South of Scotland as a leading tourism destination, and to support hundreds of businesses and communities across our visitor economy.

This page allows you to see exactly what we’re working on at any time.  The below live mind-map shows the c50 different projects we’re actively driving forwards on right now.

CEO's operational update July - August 2024

How to use the mind map

Click the ‘Open in new tab’ button  in the bottom right-hand corner to navigate yourself or click the right-hand arrow to explore each of the four strands of our current Strategic Plan.

Click the three lines next to a project for a one-sentence summary of: what our objective is, where we’re up to, what the next step is, and who the lead contact is in the team.

Click this icon to access key documents relating to this piece of work.


By keeping this live mind-map up to date, anyone that wants to can find out what we’re doing and get involved.