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: 17 Sep 2015
This annual report summarises the work carried out by the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life during 2014-15.
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.