Date lodged: 7 February 2019
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5F-03042 by John Swinney on 7 February 2019 (Official Report, c. 22), for what reason it considers that all NHS workplaces should be exempt from workplace parking levies.
Answered by: Michael Matheson 7 March 2019
The Workplace Parking Levy will be a discretionary power for local authorities. The exemption reflects the particular significance and circumstances of the NHS .