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Bute House gas, electricity and residential information: FOI release

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

Published:
12 Feb 2020
Bute House gas, electricity and residential information: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000012634
Date received: 21 Jan 2020
Date responded: 11 Feb 2020
Information requested

You asked for:

  • Gas bill from December 2018 until December 2019 for Bute House.
  • Electric bill for Bute House from December 2018 until December 2019.
  • Number of permanent residents at Bute House from December 2018 until December 2019.
Response

Gas costs for December 2018 to December 2019 are £3757 and electricity costs for December 2018 to December 2019 are £3652.

Bute House is the official residence of the First Minister of Scotland and it is used for Cabinet meetings, welcoming important visitors and other governmental business.

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