Scottish Local Government Finance Statistics 2021-22

Annual publication providing a comprehensive overview of financial activity of Scottish local authorities in 2021-22 based on authorities' audited accounts (where available).

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Official and National Statistics are produced to high professional standards, set out in the Code of Practice for Official Statistics. Both undergo regular quality assurance reviews to ensure that they meet customer needs and are produced free from any political interference.

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Correspondence and Enquiries

For enquiries about this publication, please contact:

Local Government Finance Statistics Team
Telephone: 0131 244 7033

For general enquiries about Scottish Government statistics, please contact:

Office of the Chief Statistician
Telephone: 0131 244 0442

How to Access Background or Source Data

The data collected for this statistical publication are available in more detail through

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The Chief Statistician,
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EH1 3DG.
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