Payments to the Scottish Police Federation: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/17/03036
Date received: 6 October 2017
Date responded: 26 January 2018

Information requested

I would like to make a Freedom of Information request to find out how much money the Scottish Government pays to the Scottish Police Federation in

  • 2015- 2016
  • 2016-2017
  • 2017- date of this FOI request

Any communications, discussions, meetings & documents between the Scottish Government & Scottish Police Federation in relation to these payments for the specific years, and information relating to what if any conditions or rules apply to these payments, including any rules governing the use & expenditure of these funds and any requirements of accounting for these funds to the Scottish Government.


I enclose a copy of the information we hold relating to your request.

To note, that we are still considering the Scottish Police Federation grant funding for 2017/18.

About FOI

The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at

FOI-17-03036-Scottish Police Federation Grant Offer.pdf


Please quote the FOI reference

Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road

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