The aim of this paper is to help explain how the Scottish Budget is currently presented, and to highlight areas where the presentation of budgetary information is continuing to develop.
Information on the Scottish Budget is presented in a number of different documents through the course of the financial year. This paper provides details of the various sources of budgetary information and explains what information each document contains. It also looks at how and why the overall Scottish Budget might change during the course of the financial year.
Read SPICe Briefing: Tracking the Scottish Budget (320KB pdf)
Published: 22 June 2010