The Place Standard Tool 2.0 with a climate lens is a joint-led project by SnifferSustainable Scotland Network and Architecture & Design Scotland, together with and funded by Public Health Scotland and Scottish Government. It builds on the widely used Place Standard Tool (PST), designed for considering a joined up, collaborative, and participative approach to climate action within a place.

Newly developed climate lens materials have been piloted with 10 placemaking projects from across Scotland and their feedback used to refine the materials. These materials will be launched in Autumn 2022, and the latest project update can now be viewed at