Zero hours contracts: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/18/02539
Date received: 18 September 2018  
Date responded: 10 October 2018
Information requested
You asked:
  • How many Scottish Government staff are on zero hours contracts in 2018?  Information should include a breakdown of which Department they work for.
The Scottish Government, as defined on the Scottish Government website (/about/how-government-is-run/directorates), does not employ anyone on zero hours contracts. 
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Central Enquiry Unit 
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government 
St Andrew's House 
Regent Road 

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