Date lodged: 25 September 2018
To ask the Scottish Government by what date the reported issues regarding the 2018 police pay award will be resolved.
Answered by: Humza Yousaf 17 October 2018
On 26 September 2018 the Police Negotiating Board (PNB) agreed a pay award for Scottish Police Officers that will be implemented from 1 September 2018 and will cover 31 months. Officers up to and including the rank of Chief Superintendent will receive an immediate 6.5% pay increase.