The MGSDP was founded in 2002 by Glasgow City Council, Scottish Water and SEPA. Since then, the partnership has grown to include the current list of core partners noted below:-

Glasgow City Council

Scottish Water


Clyde Gateway

Scottish Canals

The Scottish Government


Scottish Enterprise

South Lanarkshire Council

North Lanarkshire Council

East Dunbartonshire Council

Renfrewshire Council


The MGSDP also works with a range of key stakeholder organisations, including other local authorities and:-

Central Scotland Green Network

Climate Ready Clyde

Scottish Forestry

Glasgow & Clyde Valley Green Network

Network Rail

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)

Transport Scotland