Build to Rent forum speech and dinner details 2019: FOI release

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

Information requested

Scottish Government Minister, Kate Forbes Build to Rent forum speech and dinner on 8 October 2019.

Details being sought include:
1. Pre meeting briefing(s).
2. Any agenda.
3. List of attendees.
4. Any minutes or notes.
5. Any post meeting action points.
6. A copy of the speech/pre-prepared words delivered to attendees.
7. Venue, cost of, and details of who paid for any dinner that was had.


1. Please see attachment A.
2. Please see attachment A.
3. Please see attachment A
4. No minutes or notes.
5. No post meeting action points.
6. Please see attachment B.
7. For venue details, please see Attachment A. On venue cost and details of who paid for dinner, no information is held.

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance we are unable to provide some of the information you have requested because exemptions under the section(s) 38(1)(b) (personal information)] and 33(1)(b) - Substantial prejudice to commercial interests of FOISA applies to that information. Where this is the case, the text has been marked '[REDACTIONS]'.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
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