Number of internal official secondments: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/17/02434
Date received: 6 October 2017
Date responded: 9 November 2017

Information requested

Details of total numbers of internal Scottish Government official secondments in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Information should include original department and the department they were seconded to, and for what reason, if that information is held.


There are no internal secondments between Scottish Government Departments. Secondments are moves on a temporary basis between the Scottish Government and outside organisations or vice versa i.e. the NHS.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
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