Draft Budget 2017-18


About the Inquiry


The Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee has responsibility for scrutinising the Scottish Government's draft budget 2017-18 on issues under its remit.

On 5 October the committee agreed to undertake scrutiny of forestry and broadband in advance of the Scottish Government's publication of the Draft Budget 2017-18.


Call for Written Evidence

The Committee has issued a call for evidence and would like your views. Send them to us by Friday 2 December 2016.

Read the Call for Evidence (43KB pdf)

Read the Submissions received 



Report on the Draft Budget 2017-18 published on 27 January 2017