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S5W-21591: Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Green Party

Date lodged: 11 February 2019

To ask the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body how many MSPs use the Parliament car park at least once a week, broken down by (a) party and (b) parliamentary region.

Answered by: Kezia Dugdale 1 March 2019

As agreed with Mr Ruskell, based over a four-week period commencing 7 January 2019, 64 MSPs used the car park at least once. 

(a) by party:

  • Scottish National Party – 23 MSPs
  • Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party – 23 MSPs
  • Scottish Labour Party – 14 MSPs
  • Scottish Liberal Democrats – 3 MSPs
  • No Party (PO) – 1 MSP

(b) by parliamentary region:

  • Central Scotland – 11 MSPs
  • West Scotland – 10 MSPs
  • Mid Scotland and Fife – 9 MSPs
  • South Scotland – 9 MSPs
  • Lothian – 8 MSPs
  • North East Scotland – 7 MSPs
  • Highlands and Islands – 5 MSPs
  • Glasgow – 5 MSPs