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Cabinet event costs

Published: 1 Mar 2019

Information about the costs of travelling Cabinet events.

Published:
1 Mar 2019
Cabinet event costs

This page contains the following figures:

See the archive for travelling Cabinet events costs prior to 2016-2017

2018 Cabinets events programme

Cabinet events give local people the opportunity to pose questions to Ministers on a wide range of local and national issues that matter most to them and their communities.

In 2018 the Cabinet visited: Clyde Gateway, Cumnock, Arran and Penicuik. Over 750 people attended these public meetings.

The total cost of these four events was £41,494.31.

The tables below set out the overall costs and a breakdown of costs by location. All figures are gross.

2018 Cabinets events 

All locations (£) Ministers Officials Total

Travel and accommodation

£1,111.05

£6,495.83

£7,606.88

Venues and refreshments

   

£5,522.74

Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)

   

£28,364.69

     

£41,494.31

By location

Total costs of Cabinets programme: 2018 - Clyde Gateway

Clyde Gateway (£) Ministers Officials Total

Travel and accommodation

£0.00

£697.66

£697.66

Venues and refreshments

 

 

£3,306.23

Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)

 

 

£6,746.69

 

 

 

£10,750.58

Total costs of Cabinets programme: 2018 - Cumnock

Cumnock (£) Ministers Officials Total

Travel and accommodation

£60.50

£894.03

£954.53

Venues and refreshments

 

 

£1,056

Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)

 

 

£6,862.74

 

 

 

£8,873.27

Total costs of Cabinets programme: 2018 - Arran

Arran (£) Ministers Officials Total

Travel and accommodation

£1,028.45

£4,600.63

£5,629.08

Venues and refreshments

 

 

£600.48

Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)

 

 

£6,934.26

 

 

 

£13,163.82

Total costs of Cabinets programme: 2018 - Penicuik

Penicuik (£) Ministers Officials Total

Travel and accommodation

£22.10

£303.51

£325.61

Venues and refreshments

 

 

£560.03

Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)

 

 

£7,821.00

 

 

 

£8,706.64

 

2017-2018 Cabinets events programme

Cabinet events give local people the opportunity to pose questions to Ministers on a wide range of local and national issues that matter most to them and their communities.

In 2017-2018 the Cabinet has visited: Montrose. Over 200 people attended this public meeting.

The total cost of this event was £11,801.49.

The table below provides a breakdown of costs by location. All figures are gross.

2017-2018 Cabinet events

By location

Total costs of Cabinets programme: 2017-2018 – Montrose

Montrose (£) Ministers Officials Total
Travel and accommodation   £1,948.53 £1,948.53
Venues and refreshments     £2,752.20
Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)     £7,100.76
      £11,801.49

 

2016-2017 Cabinets events programme

Cabinet events give local people the opportunity to pose questions to Ministers on a wide range of local and national issues that matter most to them and their communities.

In 2016-2017 the Cabinet visited: Edinburgh (for a special event with EU Nationals following the EU Referendum) and Pitlochry. Over 500 people attended these public meetings.

The total cost of these two events was £24,680.52.

The tables below set out the overall costs and a breakdown of costs by location. All figures are gross.

2016-2017 Cabinet events

All locations (£) Ministers Officials Total
Travel and accommodation £10.85 £2,442.17 £2,453.02
Venues and refreshments     £9,898.80
Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)     £12,328.70
      £24,680.52

By location

Total costs of cabinets programme: 2016-2017 – Edinburgh

Edinburgh (£) Ministers Officials Total
Travel and accommodation £10.85 £24.90 £35.75
Venues and refreshments     £5,200.80
Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)     £7,957.28
      £13,193.83

Total costs of cabinets programme: 2016-2017 – Pitlochry

Pitlochry (£) Ministers Officials Total
Travel and accommodation   £2,417.27 £2,417.27
Venues and refreshments     £4,698.00
Incidentals (van/car hire and audio visual)     £4,371.42
      £11,486.69

 

 

 

Contact

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