Cost of Lorna Slater's trip to Rum, and passenger numbers: FOI release

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

Information requested

  • The cost of the boat trip by Lorna Slater to go to and from Rum on 12 May 2023.
  • How many people accompanied Ms Slater on the trip.


The cost of the boat trip was quoted as £1200 for Lorna Slater to go to and from the Isle of Rum. The cost information may be held in full by NatureScot who arranged the charter, you may wish to contact them at to help you further. Two officials accompanied the Minister.

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Central Enquiry Unit
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