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Scottish Government ICT details and Information and Technology Services (iTECS) overview: FOI release

Published: 15 Jul 2021

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

Published:
15 Jul 2021
Scottish Government ICT details and Information and Technology Services (iTECS) overview: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000115111
Date received: 24 Nov 2020
Date responded: 9 Jul 2021
Information requested

1. ICT/IM&T/IS Strategy - The IT department strategy or plans, highlights their current and future objectives.

2. ICT Org Chart - A visual document that presents the structure of the IT department, please include name and job titles. If this cannot be sent, please work towards a structure with job titles.

3. ICT Annual or Business Plan - Like the ICT strategy but is more annually focused.

4. ICT Capital Programme/budget - A document that shows financials budget on current and future projects.

Response

A changing nation: how Scotland will thrive in a digital world sets out the overarching strategic aims, vision and principles that will enable central government to realise Scotland’s full potential in a digital world.

Attached is a copy of the Divisional Plan which also contains the structure of the Scottish Government’s Information and Technology Services (iTECS) Division.

You will also find attached a list of the Capital budget requirements for this year and the forecasted requirements for the next three financial years. Where the current planned spend cannot be accommodated within the budget allocations additional funding shall be requested within the organisation, although it is not guaranteed funding will be secured.

For financial year 2020-21 the budget allocation was as follows:
Resource Expenditure: £19,705 million
Capital Expenditure: £0

For financial year 2021-22 the budget allocation is as follows:
Resource Expenditure: £24,792 million
Capital Expenditure: £0

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Contact

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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

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