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Childcare Costs Written Answer, 17/07/15 [S]

Written Answer given in response to Richard Lyle's (SNP) question asking the Scottish Government what the average cost is of delivering one hour of childcare in a (a) state and (b) private nursery.

The Minister for Children and Young People, Fiona McLeod, replied that the Scottish Local Government Financial Statistics published each February set out final outturn gross revenue expenditure by Scottish local authorities on preschool education. The latest publication covers gross revenue expenditure for the financial year 2013-14 and is available at the following link:

http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2015/02/3131

For the full answer to this and other questions see the Scottish Parliament Written Answer Report 17 July 2015 which is available form the Scottish Parliament website.

Further Information

Scottish Parliament Written Answer Report 17 July 2015