Guidance on display flags on official cars overseas: FOI release

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

Information requested

The protocol / guidance used for displaying flags on official cars used by the First Minister on her visits to foreign countries.


Scottish Government do not display flags on official cars overseas. It is our protocol to use cars provided or recommend through the British Embassy and the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

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