The Commissioner and his team work in two areas:
· Public standards - we investigate complaints about the conduct of MSPs, local authority councillors and members of public bodies
· Public appointments - we monitor how people are appointed to the boards of specified public bodies in Scotland
You can find out more about the Commissioner’s work on the pages of this website.
The Commissioner is an independent Officeholder who is responsible for investigating complaints about:-
who are alleged to have contravened their relevant Code of Conduct.
More information on public standards can be found here.
Date Added: 19 Sep 2016
A policy outlining which of the Commissioner's documents should be laid before the Scottish Parliament and the procedures to be used.
The Commissioner regulates the way appointments are made to the boards of Scotland's public bodies. The Commissioner:
More information on public appointments can be found here.
The Commissioner's Annual Report and Accounts for 2015-16 was laid before the Scottish Parliament on 9 September 2016.
To find out what documents the Commissioner publishes and how to access them, please go to our Guide to Information.