- 28 Nov 2018
Date received: 7 November 2018
Date responded: 23 November 2018
(1) A list of all loans made to third parties by the Scottish Government for amounts in excess of £1.5 million in the period 1 January 2016 to 17 August 2018 excluding loans made to other government agencies and;
(2) For each loan, to provide the following details: name of party; date loan granted; amount of loan; purpose of loan; interest rate charged; basis of repayment; current balance (amount owed)You asked for a list of all loans made to third parties by the Scottish Government for amounts in excess of £1.5m in the period 1 January 2016 to 17 August 2018.
I enclose a revised copy of the information you requested in the format you asked for, previously provided to you in Annex 1 to the letter dated 11 October 2018.
However, I am unable to provide the further details requested in respect of loan facilities and equity investments over £1.5 million as noted in the table because exemptions under section 2 38(1)(b) (personal data) and section 30(c) (effective conduct of public affairs) of FOISA continue to apply to that information for the reasons given in our previous response.
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Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House