National public bodies: directory

Directory providing a summary of key information on Scotland's national devolved public bodies.

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Advisory non-departmental public bodies

Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 5HE
Established: 2009
Total SG funding 2022-23: £436,000
Staff Q4 2024: 10
Chief Executive: Paula Stevenson
Email: mailbox@jabs.gov.scot
Web: https://www.judicialappointments.scot/
Tel: 0131 528 5101

Boundaries Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 5HD
Established: 1973
Total SG funding 2022-23: £437,000
Staff Q3 2023: 7
Email: enquiries@scottishboundaries.gov.uk
Web: http://www.lgbc-scotland.gov.uk
Tel: 0131 538 7510

Mobility and Access Committee for Scotland
Secretariat
Area 2D - North
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh EH6 6QQ
Established: 1 April 2002
Total SG funding 2022-23: £170,000
Staff Q3 2023: 0
Convener: Linda Bamford
Email: macs@gov.scot
Web: www.macs-mobility.org
Tel: 0131 244 0923

National Smart Ticketing Advisory Board (NSTAB)
Transport Scotland
George House
2nd Floor
36 North Hanover Street
Glasgow
G1 2AD
Established: 2023
Total SG Funding 2023-2024: None (no budget held by NSTAB)
Staff Q3 2023: 0
Chief Executive: N/A
Email: info@transport.gov.scot
Web: National Smart Ticketing Advisory Board | Transport Scotland
Tel.: 0141 272 7100

Poverty and Inequality Commission for Scotland

c/o 7th Floor Atlantic Quay
150 Broomielaw
Glasgow
G2 8LU
Established: 2019
Total SG budget for 2022-23: £317,296
(The body does not receive SG funding per se as the budget is held by SG).
Staff Q3 2023: N/A
Chief Executive: N/A
Email: info@povertyinequality.scot
Web: www.povertyinequality.scot
Tel: 0300 244 1376

Scottish Advisory Committee on Distinction Awards
Secretariat
National Committee Services
Gyle Square
1 South Gyle Crescent
Edinburgh EH12 9EB
Established: 1998
Total SG funding 2022-23: £74,393
Staff Q3 2023: N/A
Chief Executive: Ken Thomson, Chair
Email: nss.committee@nhs.net
Web: https://awards.scclea.scot.nhs.uk/index.php/welcome
Tel: 0131 275 6793

Scottish Commission on Social Security
Secretariat 
Area 2C South (Mail Point 6)
Victoria Quay
The Shore
Edinburgh
EH 6 6QQ
Established: 2019
Total SG funding 2022-23: £340,000
Staff Q3 2023: N/A
Chief Executive: N/A
Accountable Officer: Ian Davidson 
Email: info@socialsecuritycommission.scot
Web (temporary): https://www.gov.scot/groups/scottish-commission-on-social-security/
For more information, please visit: Social Security Commission webpage. 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSCoSS 
Tel: 0131 244 2629

Scottish Fuel Poverty Advisory Panel
c/o 7th Floor Atlantic Quay
150 Broomielaw
Glasgow
G2 8LU
Established Year: 2022
Total SG funding 2022-23: N/A
Staff Q3 2023: N/A
Chief Executive: TBD
Chair: Matthew Cole
Email: enquiries@fuelpovertypanel.scot
Web: Home - Fuel Poverty Scotland (fuelpovertypanel.scot)

Scottish Law Commission
140 Causewayside
Edinburgh EH9 1PR
Established: 1965
Total SG funding 2022-23: £1,055,000
Staff Q3 2023: 14
Chief Executive: Charles Garland
Email: see web for contact form
Web: http://www.scotlawcom.gov.uk
Tel: 0131 668 2131

Scottish Local Authorities Remuneration Committee (stood down in 2013)
Secretariat
Public Service Reform Directorate
Local Government Division
Local Governance Team
Area 3J North
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh EH6 6QQ
Total SG funding 2022-23: £25,318.16
Staff Q3 2023: 0
Email: Information not available
Web: https://www.webarchive.org.uk/wayback/archive/20141129000717/http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Government/local-government/governance/SLARC
Tel: 0131 244 0801

 

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