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
Correspondence relating to timing of publication of the draft budget:
Subject Committee guidance
To assist in their scrutiny of the draft budget, the Committee has issued the following guidance to subject committees:
Finance Committee Meeting 2015
Date: 20th Meeting, Wednesday 02 September 2015
Location: The David Livingstone Room (CR6)
Decision on taking business in private
Scotland’s Fiscal Framework
Contingent Liability (in private)
Interests of Members of the Scottish Parliament (Amendment) Bill
Next Finance Committee Meeting
Read the latest report from the Finance Committee