Scottish Cabinet Secretaries or Ministers response within the 20 day target: FOI release

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

Information requested

You asked for the following information, "Over the past 6 months, what percentage of correspondence from MSPs and Scottish MPs to Scottish Cabinet Secretaries or Ministers are responded to within the 20 day target, broken down by Cabinet Secretary or Minister. Over the past 6 months, what is the average length of time taken by each Minister to respond to correspondence from an MSP or Scottish MP"


I enclose a copy of the information you requested in tabular format at Annex A.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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