Broadband Infrastructure in Scotland



  • to assess the coverage, availability and uptake of broadband across Scotland;
  • to consider the ways in which different local areas are working to promote access to broadband in Scotland and how good practice might be shared; and
  • to consider what work is required by the Scottish Government, infrastructure providers and others in order to expand Scotland’s digital infrastructure. 


The Committee issued a call for written evidence, which has now closed.


The Committee published its report on 26 March 2012.

Additional Information

SPICe has prepared a briefing for the Committee on broadband infrastructure in Scotland.

A letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Investment and Cities regarding the procurement plan for digital infrastructure: