Disclosure Scotland Translation, Interpretation and language services cost: FOI release

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

Information requested

Please provide me with the following information for the financial years 2020/21, 2021/22, 2022/23.

All expenditure made by your organisation, in every facet of its operations and purview, on translation, interpretation, and language services.

Please provide the aggregated total spent by your organisation and then, if possible, please provide this broken down by particular function for which the service was carried out.


Translation services (Financial year - 2020-2021): £1,277.93
Translation services (Financial year - 2021-2022): £274.10
Translation services (Financial year - 2022-2023): £326.26
Total spend: £1,878.29

There was no other spend during these years on translation, interpretation and language services.

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

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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