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First Minister emails to Special Advisers using various accounts: FOI release

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

Published:
21 Aug 2019
First Minister emails to Special Advisers using various accounts: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900002906
Date received: 18 Jul 2019
Date responded: 20 Aug 2019
Information requested

FOI-201900002906:  How many emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon using any email address ending in "@gov.scot" or "@scotland.gsi.gov.uk" in June 2019.

FOI-201900002907: 
The number of emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon while she was using any email address ending in "@snp.org", or a similar email format using an SNP server, in June 2019.

FOI-201900002815: The number of emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon while she was using any private email address, i.e. any address other than a government or SNP email party address, in June 2019.

Response

FOI-201900002906:  How many emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon using any email address ending in "@gov.scot" or "@scotland.gsi.gov.uk" in June 2019.
The answer to your question is nil.

FOI – 201900002907: The number of emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon while she was using any email address ending in "@snp.org", or a similar email format using an SNP server, in June 2019
The answer to your question is two. A copy of those emails is attached for your information.

FOI – 201900002815: The number of emails received by Scottish Government special advisers from Nicola Sturgeon while she was using any private email address, i.e. any address other than a government or SNP email party address, in June 2019.
The answer to your question is nil.

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