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S5W-11970: Liam McArthur (Orkney Islands)

Scottish Liberal Democrats

Date lodged: 13 October 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how many trips Transport Scotland officials made claims for in respect of personal mileage in the last year, broken down by how many (a) are electric, and (b) petrol or diesel vehicles were used.

Answered by: Humza Yousaf 1 November 2017

In the last 12 months (Oct 2016 – Sep 2017) Transport Scotland officials made 830 claims for motor allowance through the Travel and Subsistence system. The Motor Allowance claim does not record the type of vehicle or fuel used so it is not possible to break this down further between petrol and electric vehicles.