The correspondence below relates to 2018 and 2019. For correspondence from 2016 and 2017, please see the following link: CTEER Correspondence, 2016/17.

Pre-budget Scrutiny

Ahead of the forthcoming 2019/20 Scottish Budget the Committee wrote to the Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs. Read the letter:

Budget Scrutiny 2019/20

The Committee received correspondence with information that the Cabinet Secretary agreed to provide when she gave oral evidence to the Committee on Thursday 10 January 2019:

Parliamentary Scrutiny of new powers

The Committee received correspondence from the Convener of the Finance and Constitution Committee, on a co-ordinated approach to developing the Scottish Parliament’s scrutiny role in relation to the new powers arising from the UK’s withdrawal from the EU.


The Committee wrote to the Secretary of State, Rt Hon Damian Hinds MP, regarding the Erasmus+ programme.

Glasgow School of Art

The Clerk wrote to Kier Construction on 14 December 2018:

Tourist Tax

UK Hospitality and the Scottish Tourism Alliance wrote to the Committee on the transient visitor levy in advance of the meeting on 13 September 2018:


Correspondence between the Convener and Historic Environment Scotland regarding the legacy of slavery in Scotland.


Following the evidence session on 28 June 2018, the Committee wrote to the following:

Read the UK Government response here:

STV Chief Executive Simon Pitts wrote to the Committee with an update ahead of the evidence session on Thursday 28 June 2018. Read the letter:

STV Chair Margaret Ford wrote to the Committee in response to a request for the broadcaster to give evidence at a Committee meeting. Read the letter:

The Committee wrote to STV to request follow up information on its future strategy. Read the letter and response:

Scottish Government’s draft National Outcomes

European (Withdrawal) Bill

UK Seafood Trade Modelling report


 The Committee wrote to Ofcom in relation to Ofcom’s review of its Regional TV Production and Programming Guidance. Read the letter:

Creative Scotland

Creative Scotland responded to issues raised by Members at 1 November 2018 Meeting.

The Committee wrote to Creative Scotland following their evidence session on 2 May 2019.

New Channel 4 headquarters

Legislative Consent Memorandums 

UK Withdrawal from the European Union (Legal Continuity) (Scotland) Bill 

Post-Brexit UK-EU interinstitutional relations

Sectoral analysis reports on the UK’s withdrawal from the EU 

The Convener wrote to the Sectary of State for Scotland in realtion to the EU Exit Analysis which was provided to the HoC Exiting the EU Committee and the HoL EU Select Committee on 16 February 2018: 

Read the response:

Scotland's Place in Europe: People, Jobs and Investment 

EU Obligations

The Scottish Government produces bi-annual updates for the Committee’s consideration on a range of EU issues. The updates, and associated correspondence, can be found below:  

European Structural Funds

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