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 regulate how people are appointed to the boards of 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: 10 Sep 2014
Audit Scotland act as the Commissioner for Ethical Standards' external auditors. This is their report on the Commissioner's annual accounts for 2013-14.
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 has moved office. Our new address is:
91 Haymarket Terrace
T: 0300 011 0550
T: 0131 347 3890