Minister for Transport engagement: FOI release

Information requested

1. Since Graeme Dey MSP’s appointment as Minister of Transport:

a. How many meetings has the Minister held with:

i. Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited
ii. CalMac Ferries Ltd
iii. David Macbrayne Ltd
iv. Ferguson Marine (Port Glasgow) Ltd
v. Tim Hair, Turnaround Director, Ferguson Marine (Port Glasgow) Ltd
vi. Trade Union Shop Stewards at the Ferguson Marine Shipyard
vii. Transport Scotland
viii. Scottish Islands Federation
ix. Community/Ferry User Groups, such as Arran Ferry Action Group and Calmac Community Board etc.

b. On what date have the meetings taken place?

c. What were the locations for each meeting (please specify if they were in-person or virtual)?

d. What was the agenda for each meeting?

e. What was discussed in each meeting?

f. What actions were agreed at the conclusion of each meeting?

g. Were minutes taken at each meeting? If so, can these be made available?

You further clarified this by:
‘To clarify, question 1(vii) is in relation to Transport Scotland meetings concerning ferries.’

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Published Date 18 Oct 2021 Subject Mode of transport