Marine Scotland Coastal Netting Compensation Scheme: FOI release

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

FOI reference:      FOI/19/00890  
Date received:     26/03/2019
Date responded: 23/04/2019
Information requested:

1.  How many requests have been received by Marine Scotland in the last 2 years, asking to release information about

a. the total compensation amount paid per recipient under coastal netting compensation scheme?

b. total recorded catch records per year from 1995 to 2015 for each of the recipients who obtained compensation?

2.  How many of these requests have been successful and received in response the requested information?

3.  How many of these successful requests were issued by

            a. individuals?

            b. companies?

            c. elected individuals?


The answer to your question is:

1. a & b          Two

2.                     Two

3. a.                One

3. b.                None

3. c.                 One – this is a request for information from your office.

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Phone: 0300 244 4000
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