List of Scottish Governments


This is a list of all Scottish Parliaments and Governments (called the Scottish Executive from 1999 until 2008) the time of the introduction of devolved government for Scotland in 1999.

List


Party key Labour Party
Liberal Democrat
Scottish National Party

1st Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
1999–2000 Dewar Donald Dewar Jim Wallace Labour
Liberal Democrats
2000–01 McLeish Henry McLeish Jim Wallace Labour
Liberal Democrats
2001–03 1st McConnell Jack McConnell Jim Wallace Labour
Liberal Democrats

2nd Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
2003–07 2nd McConnell Jack McConnell Jim Wallace Labour Party
Nicol Stephen Liberal Democrats

3rd Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
2007–11 1st Salmond Alex Salmond Nicola Sturgeon Scottish National Party

4th Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
2011–14 2nd Salmond Alex Salmond Nicola Sturgeon Scottish National Party
2014–16 1st Sturgeon Nicola Sturgeon John Swinney Scottish National Party

5th Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
20162021 2nd Sturgeon Nicola Sturgeon John Swinney Scottish National Party

6th Parliament

Term Ministry First Minister Deputy Parties
2021–present 3rd Sturgeon Nicola Sturgeon John Swinney Scottish National Party

See also