Date lodged: 10 January 2019
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-20557 by Shirley-Anne Somerville on 8 January 2019, on what date the statistics will be released, and for what reason the date is not listed in the document, Official Statistics - Forthcoming Publications.
Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 17 January 2019
Official statistics, covering the first months of applications for the Best Start Grant, will be published in April 2019. More-detailed analysis will be published in a quarterly publication series starting from August 2019. These dates are now listed in the statistics forthcoming publications page of the Scottish Government website .