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University Applications (People with Leave to Remain)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 19th June 2019.

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Photo of Richard Lochhead Richard Lochhead Scottish National Party

That question is similar to the previous question. I reiterate that residency rules, which are laid out in legislation, set out eligibility for tuition fees and living costs loan support. As I also said before, we are speaking about autonomous institutions. On rare occasions, decisions vary from institution to institution. I make a similar offer and ask Maureen Watt to send me more details of the case. If there is a case for my intervention, in order to have more consistency across the institutions, I will look at it carefully.