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Scottish Affairs Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Scottish Affairs Committee scrutinises the expenditure, administration and policies of the Scotland Office, and its associated bodies. The Committee also examines the wider UK Government, to assess policies and legislation that lead to direct impacts on Scotland. It is chaired by Pete Wishart MP. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsScotAffs

For information about the work of committees before 2020 please go to inquiries before 2020 and publications before 2020. For information on former committees before 2020, please visit former committees.

Committee news

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Impact of Fisheries Bill for Scottish fishing industry examined
Scottish Affairs Committee hears from stakeholders on the Fisheries Bill
27 November 2018
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Evidence session on intergovernmental relations between Scotland and the UK
Scottish Affairs Committee question academics on Scottish - UK government relationships
16 November 2018
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Ministers probed over Scotland’s role in future UK trade talks
Scottish Affairs Committee question Ministers over Scotland's role in trade talks after Brexit
14 November 2018
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Scottish Affairs Committee considers the future of Scotland’s oil and gas assets
Scottish Affairs Committee examines the future of the oil and gas industry
13 November 2018
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Committee questions Ministers on implications of Agriculture Bill for Scotland
Scottish Affairs Committee hears from stakeholders in agriculture sector and UK Government Ministers
30 October 2018
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Researchers discuss priorities for post-Brexit trade
Scottish Affairs Committee focuses on proposals from think tanks on priorities for future UK trade policy
23 October 2018
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MPs examine implications for Scottish exports after Brexit
Scottish Affairs Committee hears from higher education, digital, financial and legal sectors
15 October 2018
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Submissions wanted on agriculture in Scotland after Brexit
Scottish Affairs Committee launches an inquiry examining the future agricultural policy
15 October 2018
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UK Government to work with Scottish Government to improve broadband delivery
Scottish Affairs Committee publishes report on digital connectivity
12 October 2018
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Committee to investigate the future of the oil and gas industry
New technologies and environmental impacts examined in inquiry on the future of oil and gas
11 October 2018
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Chair comments on review of RBS branch closure plans
Scottish Affairs Committee Chair comments on the outcome of the review into RBS closures
1 October 2018
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Submissions wanted on the relationship between the UK and Scottish Governments
Scottish Affairs Committee launches an inquiry into the relationship between the UK and Scottish Governments
13 September 2018
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Glasgow hosts discussion on fisheries, food and agriculture
Scottish Affairs Committee looks at post-Brexit trade and foreign investment
10 September 2018
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Governments must work together to improve broadband and mobile coverage
Scottish Affairs Committee highlights the challenges poor coverage can cause for rural communities in a ‘digital-first’ society
23 July 2018
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Government urged to consider impact of migration target on Scotland’s growth
Scottish Affairs Committee highlights the benefits of migration and its importance to Scotland’s future
11 July 2018
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Regional deals in Scotland intended to improve economies being investigated
Scottish Affairs Committee questions Secretary of State for Scotland
10 July 2018
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Importance of geographical protections for Scottish trade examined
Scottish Affairs Committee looks at post-Brexit trade policy
3 July 2018
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Aberdeen hosts discussion of oil and gas industry
Scottish Affairs Committee vists Aberdeen to examine the challenges facing the oil and gas industry
25 June 2018
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Future of oil and gas industry discussed
Scottish Affairs Committee examines the challenges facing the oil and gas industry
12 June 2018
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International trade policy experts discuss Scotland's trade priorities
Scottish Affairs Committee launches trade and foreign investment inquiry
5 June 2018
Total results 419 (page 4 of 21)