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Guidelines for staff use of '' email domain: FOI release

Published: 11 Dec 2019

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

11 Dec 2019
Guidelines for staff use of '' email domain: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900008145
Date received: 27 Nov 2019
Date responded: 11 Dec 2019
Information requested

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Are there any guidelines and/or or agreements for staff use of the '' email domain? If so, please send copies of the relevant documents.


As requested under FOI(S)A I enclose a copy of our IT Code of Conduct and good practice guide on the use of emails.

This guidance is available to all users of the Scottish Government’s secure network (known as SCOTS) and email domain.

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