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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-18288: Tavish Scott (Shetland Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 20 August 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how the student loan repayment threshold in Scotland compares with those elsewhere in the UK.

Answered by: John Swinney 5 September 2018

The student loan repayment threshold in Scotland and Northern Ireland is currently £18,330. The threshold rate in England and Wales is £25,000. Information on the full terms and condition of student loans, including the varying interest rates applied across the UK, can be found on the Student Loans Company website ( https://www.slc.co.uk/ )