Scotland Office: Special Advisers

(asked on 29th January 2024) - View Source

Question to the Scotland Office:

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, how much his Department has spent on special advisers in the (a) 2022-23 financial year and (b) 2023-24 financial year as of 29 January 2024.

Answered by
Alister Jack Portrait
Alister Jack
Secretary of State for Scotland
This question was answered on 1st February 2024

The information requested can be found in the Scotland Office and Office for the Advocate General annual report and accounts for financial year 2022-23. This can be accessed using the following link Scotland Office Annual Report 2022-23. The figures for the current financial year 2023-24 will be published in the department’s next annual report and accounts for financial year 2023-24 and laid in parliament by the set deadlines later this calendar year.

In addition to any salary costs, the department has incurred the following travel and subsistence costs in relation to Special Advisors during financial year 2022-23.

Financial Year

Travel & Subsistence (£)



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