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Funding for UK Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP): EIR release

Published: 25 Feb 2021

Information request and response under the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004

Published:
25 Feb 2021
Funding for UK Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP): EIR release
FOI reference: FOI/202000130700
Date received: 29 Dec 2020
Date responded: 22 Jan 2021
Information requested

The figures for annual funding given by the Scottish Government to the UK Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP) from 2010 – 2020 inclusive.

Response

Please find the funding figures for the financial years from 2011 - 2020 (inclusive). The additional payment in 2020 is due to a contract extension to cover the tender period for the next UK CSIP contract. Please note these figures do not include VAT:

  • 2011/2012 - £76,000
  • 2012/2013 - £70,000
  • 2013/2014- £70,000
  • 2014/2015- £70,000
  • 2015/2016 - £70,000
  • 2016/2017 - £85,000
  • 2017/2018- £85,000
  • 2018/2019- £85,000
  • 2019/2020- £85,000
  • October 2020 - £42,500

We have carried out extensive checks, but unfortunately we are unable to find records of payments made in 2010.

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