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Forestry Grant Scheme payment to local authority: FOI release

Published: 22 Oct 2019

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
22 Oct 2019
Forestry Grant Scheme payment to local authority: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/19/02268
Date received: 17 Aug 2019
Date responded: 9 Oct 2019
Information requested

You asked:

Are you able to provide a breakdown of what funding local authorities in the west of Scotland region received from Scottish Forestry in 2018.

This was clarified to the amount of grant support associated with the Forestry Grant Scheme which was paid in 2018 to individual local authorities within the Clydeplan region, not including Glasgow.

Response

The answer to your question is:

One payment was made under the Forestry Grant Scheme to a the local authority, in the region as identified above, in 2018. This related to a Woodlands In and Around Towns Urban Woodland Management Plan Preparation Grant. The details for this are below:

Reference number: 16FGS05957
Local authority: North Ayrshire
Total authorised claim amount: £3550.81
Date paid: 26/06/2018

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