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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-09188: Lewis Macdonald (North East Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 11 May 2017

To ask the Scottish Government when it last discussed seafarer pay on charter vessels in the Scottish ferry industry with the UK Government and what the outcome of this was.

Answered by: Humza Yousaf 24 May 2017

Scottish Government officials on behalf of Scottish Ministers, wrote to the UK Government on 5 May 2017 to provide an update on seafarer wage levels, primarily in respect of the Northern Isles freighter service.