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Budget allocation for overtime hours at Social Security Scotland: FOI release

Published: 22 Feb 2021

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

Published:
22 Feb 2021
Budget allocation for overtime hours at Social Security Scotland: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000125750
Date received: 14 Dec 2020
Date responded: 15 Jan 2021
Information requested

Since the inception of Social Security Scotland, broken down by financial year: spending allocated to staff for overtime hours worked.  You confirmed that the information you were seeking was the budget allocation.

Response

Social Security Scotland was established in September 2018 and therefore there was no budget allocated for the period September 2018 to March 2019.

The budget allocated for overtime for the financial year 2019-20 (April 2019 – March 2020), was £129,500. 

The budget allocated for overtime for the financial year 2020-21 (April 2020 – March 2021), is £650,090.

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