Merger of social care and mental health directorate KMPG involvement: FOI release

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

Information requested

Any report produced by KPMG regarding the merger of the government's social care and mental health directorates. Please provide any powerpoints, briefings or summaries that covers KPMG's
Please state:
a) How much the Scottish Government paid for this work
b) How long KPMG was engaged on this project


The answer to your part of your question is that you were previously provided with the partially redacted report 'Mental Health and Social Care Directorate - Consolidate and Stabilise Report' in our review response dated 23 June 2023 to your FOI reference 202000093565.

Some of the information you have requested is available on the Public Contracts Scotland website View Notice - Public Contracts Scotland. Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you
information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

KPMG were engaged for three months.

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