Contracts issued to print material for Independence: FOI release

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

Information requested

Contracts that were issued to print any material for Independence but now cancelled. Was any payments made to companies in advance of printing any material, if so what was the cost.


The Scottish Government has a Publishing, Print, Design and Associated Services (PPDAS) framework, (Reference: SP-17-028), in place with APS Group for all design, print and publishing work. All external work in relation to publishing the Building a New Scotland prospectus series was commissioned through that framework.

No payments have been made to any companies in advance of printing material in relation to the Building a New Scotland prospectus series.

You may be interested to know that the Scottish Government has published the following information on publication costs from the Building a New Scotland prospectus series:

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