Finance Committee


About The Committee

The role of the Committee is to consider the Scottish Government’s revenue-raising and spending plans, both through the annual budget process and examining the cost implications of bills. The Committee can also launch inquiries on any other matter within its remit.

The Committee normally meets on Wednesday mornings. The Meeting section of the webpage contains information on previous meetings, as well as the Minutes and Official Reports of meetings.    

You can book tickets to attend a meeting, free of charge, by contacting the Parliament’s Visitor Services Department. Committee proceedings are also broadcast live via Parliament TV

Current Business

Committee Meetings

6th Meeting, Wednesday 10 February 2016

Date: 6th Meeting, Wednesday 10 February 2016

Location: The David Livingstone Room (CR6)

Decision on taking business in private

Scottish Fiscal Commission Bill

Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill


Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill

Official Report of Meeting 10 February 2016

Committee Reports

Read the latest report from the Finance Committee

3rd Report, 2016 (Session 4): Stage 1 Report on the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill