Adjustments to the Budget for Disclosure Scotland: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/18/02699
Date received: 26 September 2018  
Date responded: 9 October 2018
Information requested

Any adjustments to the Scottish Government’s Budget for Disclosure Scotland in the last six months.


The answer to your question is “the Scottish Governments Budget is adjusted twice throughout the Financial year at the Autumn and Spring Budget Revisions.  The Autumn Budget Revision for 2018-19 can be found on the Scottish Government website  /publications/2018-19-autumn-budget-revision-supporting-document/

Adjustment to Disclosure Scotland’s budget is contained on page 25 of this document within the table headed “Schedule 3.2 Children and Families” within the Education and Skills portfolio. The adjustment is a transfer from Health to support free disclosure applications for the voluntary sector.

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