Publication - Factsheet

Guide to information published by the Scottish Government

Published: 25 May 2012

Guide to information that we make available. This was last updated in January 2019.

Contents
Guide to information published by the Scottish Government
Classes of information

Guide to information: classes of information

The model publication scheme we have adopted requires us to publish information in the following categories or classes:

Class 1: about us

Information about the authority, who we are, where to find us, how to contact us, how we are managed and our external relations.

Class 2: how we deliver our functions and services

Information about our work, our strategy and policies for delivering functions and services and information for our service users.

Class 3: how we take our decisions and what we decided

Information about the decisions we take, how we make decisions and how we involve others.

Class 4: what we spend and how we spend it

Information about our strategy for, and management of, financial resources.

Class 5: how we manage our human, physical and information resources

Human resources

Physical resources

Information resources

Class 6: how we procure our goods and services from external providers

Information about how we procure works, goods and services, and our contracts with external providers.

Class 7: how we are performing

Information about how we perform as an organisation, and how well we deliver our functions and services.

Class 8: our commercial publications

n/a

Class 9: our open data


Contact

Email: foi@gov.scot

Freedom of Information Unit
Scottish Government
St Andrew's House - 2W
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG