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: 20 Jul 2016
This document lists all the information regularly published by the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland and how to access it.
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 operates a Strategic Plan. This outlines his key objectives for the four-year period from April 2016 to March 2020.
To find out what documents the Commissioner publishes and how to access them, please go to our Guide to Information.