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Breakdown of costs for the purchase of flags: FOI release

Published: 27 Sep 2021

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

Published:
27 Sep 2021
Breakdown of costs for the purchase of flags: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100229135
Date received: 3 Aug 2021
Date responded: 1 Sep 2021
Information requested

The cost, in each of the last four years, for the purchase of:

(a) union flags.

(b) the Scottish flag.

To clarify, please disclose cost (total amount for each relevant year) for each type of flag separately. Can end with 2020/21 financial year or calendar year 2020 depending on what figures are able to.

Response

The answer to your questions are provided in the table below.

Year Union flag cost St Andrew’s Cross flag cost Total cost
2017 / 18 - - -
2018 / 19 £186.60 £1,957.52 £2,144.12
2019 / 20 - £938.28 £938.28
2020 / 21 £841.20 £1,138.20 £1,979.40

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