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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-07540: Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 24 February 2017

To ask the Scottish Government what its policy is on ministerial sign-off on freedom of information requests.

Answered by: Joe FitzPatrick 8 March 2017

The Scottish Government's policy on Ministerial clearance of responses to FOI requests is set out at Step 33 of our Step-by-Step Guide to answering FOI requests, which is published on the Scottish Government website at: http://www.gov.scot/About/Information/FOI/Training.