FOI reference: FOI/17/02588
Date received: 30 October 2017
Date responded: 20 November 2017
You asked for details of any foreign trips in 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17 at Transport Scotland, Education Scotland, Visit Scotland, Historic Scotland, Skills Development Scotland, Audit Scotland, SEPA, the Scottish Prison Service, Creative Scotland, Scottish Development International and Scottish Enterprise. Information should include the reason for the trip, the location of any trip, the number of people on the trip and the costs. Information should also be broken down by department and year.
Details of any foreign trips by Scottish Government special advisers or senior civil servants in 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17. Information should include the reason for the trip, the location of any trip, the number of people on the trip and the costs. Information should also be broken down by department and year.
I enclose a copy of the information you requested in the attached excel sheets. As explained in our earlier acknowledgement, we are only able to provide detail for Transport Scotland. We cannot provide any details on travel undertaken by other agencies or Special Advisors and other Senior Civil Servants.
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Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House