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Scottish Government contribution to Edinburgh Tram project: FOI release

Published: 17 Jul 2019

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

Published:
17 Jul 2019
Scottish Government contribution to Edinburgh Tram project: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/19/01607
Date received: 9 Jul 2019
Date responded: 16 Jul 2019
Information requested

“Did the Scottish government pay any money towards the cost of the Edinburgh trams - if so how much?

Response

In answer to your question, the Scottish Government contributed £500 million to the cost of the Edinburgh Tram project through Transport Scotland agency.

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