Correspondence regarding Government Business and Constitutional Relations Policy budget allocation: FOI release

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

Information requested

From 1 December 2020 to present:

Copies of any correspondence (emails, memos, minutes of meetings, minutes of calls, briefings and/or otherwise) between civil servants and/or Special Advisors regarding the budget allocation for 2021-22 for Government Business and Constitutional Relations Policy.


We have identified two items of information in scope of your request which is attached in Annex A of this letter.

An exemption under Section 38(i)(b) (Personal Information) of FOISA applies to some of the information requested. The reasons why this exemption applies is explained in Annex B of this letter.

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FOI - 202100148496 - Information Released - Annex A and B


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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