Date lodged: 14 November 2016
To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to question S5W-03798 by Michael Matheson on 11 November 2016, what happens to the income generated through Scottish Prison Service industries.
Answered by: Michael Matheson 24 November 2016
I have asked Colin McConnell, Chief Executive of the Scottish Prison Service, to respond. His response is as follows:
The income generated from Scottish Prison Service industries is a contribution to the cost of producing (e.g. raw materials, transportation), providing and selling the products and services.