The Scottish Budget sets out the Scottish Government's planned spending for the upcoming financial year. This page provides information and analysis to support Parliamentary scrutiny.
Below you will find links to the Scottish Budget 2019-20 and associated documents. spreadsheets produced by the Financial Scrutiny Unit showing the proposed spending at different levels of detail, based on information provided by the Scottish Government, can be found in the SPICe documents sidebar.
Visualisations which allow you to explore the Scottish Governments budget.
This page provides guidance on the four principles of financial scrutiny.
A suite of tools which allow you to explore the devolved taxes.
Find out how much tax you pay under the Scottish Governments tax policy for 2017-18.
Briefings and data on the Scottish Government's Budget for 2016-17.
Information on how the UK budgets affect the Scottish budget .
Scottish Government Draft Budget: 2020-21
Published: 06 February 2020
Social Impact Data Explorer
Published: 7 December 2018
Updated: 6 February 2019
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