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National public bodies: directory

Published: 1 Jul 2018
Last updated: 26 Jan 2021 - see all updates

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

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National public bodies: directory
Advisory non-departmental public bodies

Advisory non-departmental public bodies

Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 6HE
Established: 2009
Total SG funding 2021-22: £436,000
Staff Q4 2020: 4
Chief executive: Colette Paterson
Email: mailbox@jabs@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
Web: https://www.judicialappointments.scot/
Tel: 0131 528 5101

Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 5HD
Established: 1973
Total SG funding 2021-20: £437,000
Staff Q4 2020: 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 2021-22: £90,000
Staff Q4 2020: 13
Chief Executive: Robert Wyllie 
Convener: Linda Bamford

Email: macs@gov.scot
Web: www.macs-mobility.org
Tel: 0131 244 0923

Poverty and Inequality Commission for Scotland

c/o 7th Floor Atlantic Quay
150 Broomielaw
Glasgow
G2 8LU

Established: 2019
Total SG budget for 2021-21: £317,296
(The body does not receive SG funding per se as the budget is held by SG).
Staff Q4 2020: 12
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 2021-22: £74,393
Staff Q4 2020: 6
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 2021-22: £340,000
Staff Q4 2020: 2
Chief Executive: n/a
Accountable Officer: Ann McVie
Email: info@socialsecuritycommission.scot
Web (temporary): https://www.gov.scot/groups/scottish-commission-on-social-security/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSCoSS
Tel: 0131 244 2629

Scottish Law Commission
140 Causewayside
Edinburgh EH9 1PR
Established: 1965
Total SG funding 2021-22: £965,000
Staff Q4 2020: 14
Chief executive: Malcolm McMillan
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 2021-22: £0
Staff Q4 2020: 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


First published: 1 Jul 2018 Last updated: 26 Jan 2021 -