Website survey

We want your feedback on the Scottish Parliament website. Take our 6 question survey now

Skip to main content

Language: English / Gàidhlig

Loading…

Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

Image description

Carol Mochan

Scottish Labour

MSP for South Scotland (Region) 2021 - present day

About Carol Mochan

Contact details

Contact online

Twitter: @CMochan

Facebook: Carol's facebook

Contact at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Phone: 0131 348 6993
Text relay calls welcome.

Contact at their Constituency

Currently working from home, please
PO Box 8526
Prestwick
KA9 9BA

Phone: 07554 546 938
Text relay calls welcome.

Committees

Cross-party groups

Parliamentary and Government Roles

Carol does not have any parliamentary or government roles

Party Roles

Carol has 3 party roles

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Mental Wellbeing

Scottish Labour

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Sport

Scottish Labour

Deputy Party Spokesperson on Women’s Health

Scottish Labour

Previous roles

Carol does not have any previous roles

Previous roles in cross-party groups are not included in this list.

Register of interests

Carol's register of interests

MSPs must provide details of their financial interests in the Register of Interests. They make an initial statement on becoming or being returned as an MSP. This is then updated with any changes they provide.

Here is the register for Carol Mochan. The date of their initial statement was 30 May 2021.

Remuneration and related undertaking

No registrable interests

Gifts

No registrable interests

Overseas visits

No registrable interests

Controlled transactions

No registrable interests

Heritable property

I own a house in Eat Ayrshire with a market value of between £100,001 and £150,000 with gross rental income of between £5,001 and £10,000 per annum.

I own a house in East Ayrshire with a market value of between £50,001 and £100,000 with gross rental income up to £5,000 per annum.

I own a house in East Ayrshire with a market value of between £50,001 and £100,000 with gross rental income up to £5,000 per annum.

Interest in shares

No registrable interests

Voluntary

I am on a community enterprise group, Burnsland Enterprise Group CIC, which aims to support a community post office. My involvement is voluntary and I receive no payment.

I am a member of the Co-operative Party.

I am a member of Unite the Union.

Recent Activity

What was said

What Carol Mochan has said in Parliament

These are the official transcripts of what was said by this MSP in the chamber and at committee meetings. You'll find the topic discussed and how many times this MSP has contributed to the discussion.

Chamber meeting date: 25 January 2022

Endometriosis

Carol Mochan (South Scotland) (Lab): "Endometriosis is a painful and often debilitating condition that requires high standards of care and treatment…

Chamber meeting date: 25 January 2022

Transvaginal Mesh Removal (Cost Reimbursement) (Scotland) Bill

Carol Mochan (South Scotland) (Lab): "I welcome the opportunity to open the debate for Scottish Labour…

Chamber meeting date: 20 January 2022

Coronavirus (Discretionary Compensation for Self-isolation) (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1

Carol Mochan (South Scotland) (Lab): "I thank everyone who has spoken in this necessary debate for their contributions. I thank Siobhian Brown, who spoke on behalf of the COVID-19 Recovery Committee…

Chamber meeting date: 20 January 2022

Prestwick Airport

Carol Mochan (South Scotland) (Lab): "The SNP Government’s commitment to fair work is questionable at best, but the fact that a job advert released last year at Scottish Government-owned Prestwick airport advertised a job as paying less than the real living wage is simply shocking…

Health, Social Care and Sport Committee meeting date: 18 January 2022

Health and Wellbeing of Children and Young People

Carol Mochan (South Scotland) (Lab): "It is a huge area, but we do not have a lot of time, so I will be direct in my questioning. We know that groups such as people from poorer backgrounds and children with learning disability have more difficulty in accessing mental health services…

Votes

How Carol Mochan has voted in Parliament

Find out how Carol Mochan has voted recently.

Motion ref. S6M-02949

Budget (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Kate Forbes, Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Supported by: Tom Arthur, Richard Lochhead, Ivan McKee, Lorna Slater
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, January 27, 2022

Result 69 for, 54 against, 0 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6M-02949.2

Budget (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Daniel Johnson, Edinburgh Southern, Scottish Labour. Date lodged: Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Supported by: Jackie Baillie, Pam Duncan-Glancy, Paul Sweeney
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, January 27, 2022

Result 25 for, 98 against, 0 abstained, 6 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-02949.1

Budget (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Liz Smith, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party. Date lodged: Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Thursday, January 27, 2022

Result 33 for, 88 against, 0 abstained, 8 no vote

MSP voted against

Vote Defeated

Motion ref. S6M-02895

Transvaginal Mesh Removal (Cost Reimbursement) (Scotland) Bill

Submitted by: Humza Yousaf, Glasgow Pollok, Scottish National Party. Date lodged: Thursday, January 20, 2022

Supported by: Kevin Stewart, Maree Todd
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Result 120 for, 0 against, 0 abstained, 9 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Passed

Motion ref. S6 SP Bill 3 Amendment 2

Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Result 49 for, 67 against, 0 abstained, 13 no vote

MSP voted for

Vote Defeated

Motions

Written questions

Written questions Carol Mochan has submitted in Parliament

These are the questions that this MSP has asked the Scottish Government about its work. It also includes any answer to these questions.

Question ref. S6W-05765

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20 January 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government what progress is being made on HPV self-sampling, and when it plans to introduce this method to the cervical screening programme."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S6W-05766

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 20 January 2022

"To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to encourage GP practices to review their policies and practice and ensure pathways or adjustments are in place to ensure every woman can access cervical screening."

Awaiting answer

Question ref. S6W-05432

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24 December 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what consideration it has given to adopting the Safe and Together model for child welfare."

Answered by: Clare Haughey on 20 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-05430

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24 December 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government how the right to vote is protected for people whose personal details do not appear on the electoral register for reasons of personal safety."

Answered by: George Adam on 14 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-05431

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24 December 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what measures are in place to support survivors of domestic violence during court proceedings."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 13 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-05433

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 24 December 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what protections are in place for child witnesses in the judicial system."

Answered by: Keith Brown on 10 January 2022

Question ref. S6W-05057

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 13 December 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government by what date it expects Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN) guidelines that relate to cerebral palsy in adults to be released."

Answered by: Maree Todd on 23 December 2021

Question ref. S6W-04404

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15 November 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has in place to directly invest in the work of community pharmacies and further increase the benefit they have to local communities."

Answered by: Humza Yousaf on 7 December 2021

Question ref. S6W-04405

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16 November 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what its position is on whether Scotland's performance in relation to training pharmacists is declining, and whether it will consider introducing further incentives to encourage talented students (a) in general and (b) from working class backgrounds to study pharmacy."

Answered by: Maree Todd on 1 December 2021

Question ref. S6W-04407

Asked by: Mochan, Carol, South Scotland, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16 November 2021

"To ask the Scottish Government what plans it has to make school estates local and affordable sports hubs in order to increase participation in sport."

Answered by: Maree Todd on 30 November 2021

Share this page