Lesser Scaup, Kentish Plover, Blyth's Reed Warbler, Marsh Warbler, Olive-backed Pipit and Little Bunting to be removed from the SBRC List.

These changes are from 1 January 2020.

  • BLACK BRANT
  • ALPINE SWIFT
  • STONE-CURLEW
  • BLACK-WINGED STILT
  • CONTINENTAL BLACK-TAILED GODWIT
  • WHITE-RUMPED SANDPIPER
  • LESSER YELLOWLEGS
  • CASPIAN GULL
  • YELLOW-LEGGED GULL
  • WHITE-WINGED BLACK TERN
  • WILSON’S PETREL
  • CORY’S SHEARWATER
  • GREAT SHEARWATER††
  • NIGHT-HERON
  • CATTLE EGRET
  • PURPLE HERON
  • MONTAGU’S HARRIER
  • BLACK KITE
  • LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER
  • RED-FOOTED FALCON
  • WOODCHAT SHRIKE
  • WOODLARK
  • SHORT-TOED LARK†
  • RED-RUMPED SWALLOW
  • CETTI’S WARBLER
  • RADDE’S WARBLER
  • DUSKY WARBLER†
  • GREENISH WARBLER†
  • ARCTIC WARBLER
  • MELODIOUS WARBLER
  • DARTFORD WARBLER
  • NIGHTINGALE (megarhynchos)†*
  • RED-FLANKED BLUETAIL
  • CITRINE WAGTAIL
  • PARROT CROSSBILL**
  • SCOTTISH CROSSBILL**
  • SERIN
  • ORTOLAN BUNTING†
  • CIRL BUNTING

† Records of these species may be assessed locally in Shetland, Fair Isle and Orkney.

†† Records of this species may be assessed locally in the Outer Hebrides (Western Isles).

Only this subspecies (or birds not identified to any particular subspecies) is considered by SBRC or local committees. Other subspecies are assessed by British Birds Records Committee (BBRC).

** Considered by SBRC if outside core range (see Identification of Scottish and Parrot Crossbills).