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Creative Scotland annual payments: FOI release

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

Published:
6 Nov 2020
Creative Scotland annual payments: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000091334
Date received: 3 Sep 2020
Date responded: 19 Oct 2020
Information requested


1. What have been the annual payments made for the past three years by the Scottish Government to Creative Scotland?
2. Have the Scottish Government made any additional payments to Creative Scotland since the 23rd March 2020 for administrating any Scottish or UK Government emergency relief funds?

Response

The total grant in aid payments from the Scottish Government to Creative Scotland for the current year and the previous two years are listed below.

  • 2018/19 £61,135,000
  • 2019/20 £59,894,685
  • 2020/21 £39,345,000 (to date)

The Scottish Government has not made any additional payments to Creative Scotland since 23rd March 2020 for administering any Scottish or UK Government emergency relief funds.

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