Budget and Public Spending Directorate

What we do

We support the delivery of Scottish Ministers’ ambitions in helping balance the Scottish Budget

We are responsible for:

  • the annual Scottish Budget
  • the medium term financial strategy
  • the fiscal framework between the Scottish and UK Governments, and the annual fiscal framework outturn report
  • public sector pay policy
  • Scottish Government operating costs
  • financial issues arising from the UK’s exit from the EU

Who we are

Cabinet Secretary and Ministers