Date lodged: 24 October 2017
To ask the Scottish Government how much has been allocated under the Bellwin scheme to each local authority in each of the last five years to deal with flooding.
Answered by: Derek Mackay 1 November 2017
Additional revenue funding allocated to local authorities over the last five years under the Bellwin Scheme as a result of flooding was as follows:
2013-14 – No claims made.
2014-15 – No claims made
2015-16 – Aberdeenshire Council received £2,065,929;
Angus Council received £362,165;
Perth and Kinross received £750,691; and
Scottish Borders Council received £3,797,731.
2017-18 – No claims have been made to date.