Payments and contracts to Dun & Bradstreet Services in the last five years: FOI release

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

Information requested

  • Payments to Dun & Bradstreet in each of the last 5 financial years
  • Contracts with Dun & Bradstreet
  • Those who have access to Dun & Bradstreet services


The answer to your question is that the Scottish Government only had spend in 3 of the last 5 financial years with Dun and Bradstreet as follows:

£53,414 SG Core Directorates (Apr 18-Mar 19)
£1,000 SG Core Directorates (Apr 19-Mar 20)
£33,748 SG Core Directorates (Apr 20-Mar 21)

Some of the information you have requested is available from Contracts Search - Public Contracts Scotland. Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you. If, however, you do not have internet access to obtain this information from the website(s) listed, then please contact me again and I will send you a paper copy. Access to the Dun and Bradstreet Credit Tool services is available to all Scottish Procurement and Property Directorate staff.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
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