Legislative consequences of EU Withdrawal Project: workforce costs: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/18/00891
Date received: 21 March 2018
Date responded: 18 April 2018

Information requested

Details of the total number of civil servants and their corresponding total working hours spent on the Legislative Consequences of EU Withdrawal Project.


4 staff from the Scottish Government's Constitution and UK Relations Division have been involved with running the Legislative Consequences of EU Withdrawal Project, along with assistance from staff in other areas of the Scottish Government as required. The work is being done by existing staff as part of their normal duties supporting Scottish Government Ministers and in line with usual practice, the number of hours staff have spent on individual tasks has not been recorded because there is no business need to do this. This is a formal notice under section 17(1) of FOISA that the Scottish Government does not have some of the information you have requested.

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Please quote the FOI reference

Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road

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