Bus Service Operators Grant on mileage Lothian Buses group received: FOI release

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

Information requested


Lothian Region Bus Group. Please can you tell me what Bus Service Operators Grant on mileage they received in their last financial year?



I can confirm that for financial year 2017/18, the BSOG payments made by Transport Scotland to Lothian Region Bus Group were as follows:

Lothian Buses = £6,410,519.70

East Coast Buses (an entity of Lothian Buses) = £530,533,30

Lothian Country Buses Limited = £0* 

*please note this company did not start operating until 19/08/2018


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