Derek Brownlee MSP

Looking Back: Budget 2010 – The Independent Budget Review


The Independent Budget Review

The 2010 Budget saw the Conservatives negotiate the establishment of an independent review of all Government spending in Scotland. The Independent Budget Review, published in July 2010, changed the terms of political debate and opened up fundamental questions about the role of Government in Scotland.

The report is available here.

Parliament debated the report in September. The debate is available here.