Further and higher education - residency criteria for access to financial support: consultation analysis

Our response to a 2023 consultation on the financial support residency conditions across Further and Higher Education. It includes information on the changes being made to the residency eligibility criteria.

4. Overview of Respondents

A total of 131 written responses were received.

Of the 131 responses, 104 have been published on the Scottish Government website. The remaining 27 respondents did not want their response to be published.

All responses have been considered in this analysis, irrespective of whether or not they have been published. The published responses can be accessed at: Published responses for Changes to residency criteria for access to financial support in Further and Higher Education - Scottish Government - Citizen Space (consult.gov.scot)

Of the 131 responses, 31 were received from organisations primarily based in Scotland, 97 from individuals and 3 from campaigns.

A full list of respondents can be found at Annex A.


Email: David.Mackay2@gov.scot

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