Amount committed to the Decommissioning Challenge Fund: FOI Release

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

FOI reference: FOI/18/01698
Date received: 15 June 2018
Date responded: 26 June 2018

Information requested

The amount committed by the Scottish Government to the Decommissioning Challenge Fund referenced on page 46 of the Programme for Government; for the amount of money that had been paid out through the Fund has paid out to date; for a list of payees that have received funding from the Fund and for the business case for the Fund.


I attach a copy of some of the information you requested.

Some of the information you have requested is available from the Scottish Government website

Information on the case for the fund, its purpose, eligibility criteria, and the projects offered grants are set out on the DCF webpages.

Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road

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