Deposit Return Scheme

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Dear Scottish Government,

In Holyrood on 20th April 2023 during a statement on the Deposit Return Scheme, Minister Lorna Slater claimed that businesses have approached her to raise concerns about the exemption to the Internal Market legislation, and that being their main concern preventing investment into the scheme.

Please provide

- Minutes of meetings held within the last 6 months between Minister Lorna Slater and industry on the Deposit Return Scheme where concerns were raised about the scheme.

In respect of Minister Lorna Slater's portfolio, please provide details of the project board within Scottish Government responsible for the Deposit Return Scheme, please provide

- Membership of the board(s)
- Frequency of meetings, dates, agendas and attendance records
- Minutes of the meetings held in the past 12 months
- A copy of the risk register presented at each of the board meetings
- Impact analysis of the decision to delay the Deposit Return Scheme, and the changes to the scheme announced in Holyrood on the 20th April 2023.

Yours faithfully,

Steve London

Scottish Government

Our Reference: 202300352748
Your Reference: Freedom of Information request - Deposit Return Scheme

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