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Staffing: Transport Scotland including special advisers and managers: FOI release

Published: 15 Aug 2018

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

Published:
15 Aug 2018
Staffing: Transport Scotland including special advisers and managers: FOI release

FOI reference: FOI/18/02120
Date received: 17 July 2018
Date responded: 14 August 2018

Information requested

  • Any new staff, including special advisers, brought to Transport Scotland by the new Cabinet Secretary, Michael Matheson, including their total salary and how this compares with the previous special advisers.

  • The total number of special advisers current in Transport Scotland.

  • Changes in the number of staff currently employed at the management level of Transport Scotland.

Response

  • No new staff, including special advisers, have been brought to Transport Scotland by the new Cabinet Secretary, Michael Matheson.

  • Transport Scotland do not employ any special advisers.

  • There have been no changes to staff at a management level in Transport Scotland brought about by the change in Cabinet Secretary.

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Contact

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

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