Funding allocated to Scottish Rugby Union limited: FOI release

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

Information requested

1. The terms applied by the Scottish Government to the grant and loan funds made available to Scottish Rugby Union Limited comprising £15 million in grants and £5 million in loan funding.

2. A copy of the conditional missive agreed between the Scottish Government and Scottish Rugby Union Limited for these funds.

3. Copies of any correspondence such as letters, minutes, emails, attachments or otherwise on the decisions to allocate this emergency funding to Scottish Rugby Union Limited from the period of 1 September 2020 to date of submission.


Attahed is a copy of some of the information you requested.  In relation to points 1 and 2, please see the enclosed loan agreement given to Scottish Rugby. In relation to point 3, you have already received the information under Freedom of Information 202000130487.

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