Gupta Family Group: documentation 2016 to 2020

Correspondence, ministerial notes, briefing material and commercial documentation related to the Gupta Family Group (GFG) Alliance.


We wish to proactively publish significant documents regarding the Guarantee and Reimbursement Agreement between Scottish ministers and the GFG Alliance related to the Hydroplant and Aluminium Smelter located in Lochaber that may be of interest as part of a transparent government.”

The documents released are attached in chronological order. Some sections are redacted for data protection reasons and other sections are redacted due to commercial or legal confidentiality

Correspondence between Scottish Government and Fergus Ewing to GFG Alliance and Rio Tinto: September to December 2016

Correspondence betweens SG Officials and GFG Alliance: September to December 2016

Letter of intent from Fergus Ewing: 9 September 2016

Letter of support from Fergus Ewing: 9 September 2016

Email from Fergus Ewing to Sanjeev Gupta: 10 September 2016

Email from Fergus Ewing to Rio Tinto Aluminium: 10 September 2016

Meeting between Fergus Ewing and Sanjeev Gupta: 13 September 2016

Correspondence between SG officials and Rio Tinto: 2 November 2016

Letter from GFG to SG Officials: 13 November 2016

Letter from GFG to SG officials: 15 November 2016

Letter from Mr Gupta to Mr Ewing: 22 November 2016

Ministerial notes and briefing material relating to the Lochaber Aluminium Smelter: September to December 2016

Meeting with Sanjeev Gupta: 14 September 2016

Ministerial briefing - Fergus Ewing meeting with Sanjeev Gupta: 27 September 2016

Ministerial briefing - Fergus Ewing meeting Rio Tinto Alcan: 4 October 2016

Meeting note - SG with GFG: 20 October 2016

Commercial documentation relating to the Lochaber Aluminium Smelter: 2016 to 2020

Barclays PPA guarantee analysis

Ernest & Young (EY) comment: 22 November 2016

Ernest & Young (EY) Project Golf II report: 15 December 2016

Guarantee and reimbursement agreement 1: 15 December 2016

Guarantee and reimbursement agreement fee letter: 16 December 2016

Signed amendment and restatement agreement: 3 July 2020

GFG COVID-19 delay agreement: 12 November 2020

Contact

Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000
Post:
The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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