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S5W-17361: Colin Smyth (South Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 20 June 2018

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-15888 by Humza Yousaf on 10 May 2018, what steps it took to ensure that a conflict of interest was avoided with the private sector (a) ferry operators and (b) consultant appointed by Audit Scotland to advise on the national audit of Transport Scotland’s ferry services.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 11 July 2018

This is a matter for Audit Scotland, who were wholly responsible for the appointment of members of the advisory group.