MSPs can claim money back for "expenses" (costs). These must be costs from carrying out their duties in Parliament or helping their constituents.
Employing MSP family members
The Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body has to publish a register of MSPs who employ a close family member of another MSP.
This is a requirement of the Reimbursement of Members’ Expenses Scheme
A close family member for the purposes of the Scheme means:
- a spouse, civil partner or cohabiting partner of the MSP
- or a parent, child, grandparent, grandchild, sibling, uncle, aunt, nephew or niece of the MSP or of a person mentioned in (a)
Latest version of the register: 8 November 2022
|Conservative Parliamentary Short Monies Employment Pool: all members with the exception of Jackson Carlaw MSP
|Senior Parliamentary Assistant
|1 November 2022
|7 June 2021