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Engagements between Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park and Scottish Government: FOI release

Published: 16 Nov 2021

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

Published:
16 Nov 2021
Engagements between Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park and Scottish Government: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100244594
Date received: 4 Oct 2021
Date responded: 1 Nov 2021
Information requested

The total costs incurred by Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park from 2014 to the present day. This includes all secretariat staffing costs, daily board member fees and expenses, events, publications and office-running costs. In addition, a record of all engagement between board members and
Scottish Government ministers and Cabinet Secretaries from 2014 to the present day.

Response

Attached is a spreadsheet to this response which provides a record of ministerial meetings with Cairngorms National Park board members covering the timeframe you have requested. This record includes the dates of the meetings, which minister was in attendance, and the topic or purpose of the meeting.

The information you have requested regarding financial accounts is available from the following website links:

With regards to financial accounts for the period 2020/21, these are available in draft format on the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park website via the following link –

These accounts are expected to be laid in the Scottish Parliament in November 2021 and thereafter, published in a final format on the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park website.

Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

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Contact

Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG