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The Scottish Consolidated Fund Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017

The Scottish Consolidated Fund Accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

ISBN: 9781788512824

The audited annual financial statements of the Scottish Consolidated Fund for the financial year 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017

Executive Summary

In the financial year 2016-17, the Scottish Consolidated Fund received total receipts of £33,449 million and paid out £33,479 million, leaving a deficit for the year of £30 million. Funding for judicial salaries was £29.7 million and payments £30.2 million, leaving a deficit for the year of £0.3 million.

The balance held in General Scottish Consolidated Fund reserve at 31 March 2017 was £237.6 million and the balance in respect of judicial salaries was £0.5 million.

The Auditor's Report on the accounts is unqualified.