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Syre shooting rights: FOI release

Published: 16 Dec 2021

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

16 Dec 2021
Syre shooting rights: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100252317
Date received: 2 Nov 2021
Date responded: 19 Nov 2021
Information requested

You asked for details of the grant of the syre shootings, parish of Farr, Sutherland from 1st July 2021 for a ten year period. I would like to know the details of who has obtained the shooting lease and what they are paying for this.


Scottish Ministers have leased the sporting rights on Syre estate for 10 years commencing on 01 July 2021 to Mr Robert Mc Hardy for the annual sum of £9,550.00 plus VAT.

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