The Castle Conservation Register

Last updated: 5 February 2018

Some ruined castles and tower houses in Scotland could be restored and reused as housing, accommodation or tourist destinations.

The Castle Conservation Register gives a list of castles and tower houses that could be restored.

The Historic Environment Scotland website gives information on:

  • how the Castle Conservation Register works
  • registration criteria (if you want to register a castle)
  • applying to restore a castle
  • grants