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National public bodies: directory

Published: 1 Jul 2018

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

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National public bodies: directory
Executive non-departmental public bodies

Executive non-departmental public bodies

Accounts Commission for Scotland
4th Floor
102 West Port
Edinburgh EH3 9DN

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0
Staff Q4 2017 0
Email: info@audit-scotland.gov.uk
Web: http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/about/ac/
Tel: 0131 625 1600

Architecture and Design Scotland
Bakehouse Close
146 Canongate
Edinburgh EH8 8DD

Total SG funding 2015-16: £1,680,000
Staff Q4 2018: 25
Chief Executive: Jim Macdonald
Email: info@ads.org.uk
Web: http://www.ads.org.uk
Tel: 0131 556 6699

Bòrd na Gàidhlig
Great Glen House
Leachen Road
Inverness IV3 8NW

Total SG funding 2015-16: £5,100,000
Staff Q4 2018: 22
Chief Executive: Shona MacLennan
Email: oifis@gaidhlig.org.uk
Web: http://www.gaidhlig.org.uk Tel: 01463 225454

Cairngorms National Park Authority
14 The Square
Grantown on Spey
Moray PH26 3HG

Total SG funding 2015-16: £4,511,000
Staff Q4 2018: 78
Chief Executive: Grant Moir
Email: enquiries@cairngorms.co.uk
Web: http://www.cairngorms.co.uk
Tel: 01479 873535

Care Inspectorate
Headquarters
Compass House
11 Riverside Drive
Dundee DD1 4NY

Total SG funding 2015-16: £21,700,000
Staff Q3 2018: 601
Chief Executive: Karen Reid
Email: enquiries@careinspectorate.com
Web: http://www.scswis.com
Tel: 01382 207100

Children's Hearings Scotland
Area 2/1/1
Ladywell House
Ladywell Road
Edinburgh EH12 7TB

Total SG funding 2015-16: £3,700,000
Staff: Q3 2018: 24
Chief Executive: Boyd McAdam
Email: enquiries@chs.gsi.gov.uk
Website: http://chs.chscotland.gov.uk

Community Justice Scotland
Saughton House
Edinburgh EH11 3DX

Staff: Q3 2018: 25
Total SG Funding: TBA
Chief Executive: Karyn McCluskey
Email: info@communityjustice.scot
Website: https://communityjustice.scot/get-involved/
Tele No 0300 244 8420

Creative Scotland
Waverley Gate
2 - 4 Waterloo Place
Edinburgh EH1 3EG

Total SG funding 2015 -16: £33,632,000
Staff Q4 2018: 124
Chief Executive: Janet Archer
Email: enquiries@creativescotland.com
Web: http://www.creativescotland.com
Tel: 0330 333 2000

Crofting Commission
Great Glen House
Leachkin Road
Inverness IV3 8NW

Total SG funding 2015-16: £2,547,000
Staff Q4 2018: 49
Chief Executive: Bill Barron
Email: info@crofting.scotland.gov.uk
Web: http://www.crofting.scotland.gov.uk
Tel: 01463 663439

David MacBrayne Ltd
The Ferry Terminal
Gourock PA19 1QP

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0
Staff Q4 2018: 30
Chief Executive: Robbie Drummond (Acting)
Email: enquiries@calmac.co.uk
Web: http://www.calmac.co.uk
Tel: 01475 650371

*Payments are made to subsidiaries of David MacBrayne Ltd under legally binding contracts.

Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd
Head Office
Inverness Airport
Inverness IV2 7JB

Total SG funding 2015-16: £ 35,400,000
Staff Q4 2018: 632
Chief Executive: Inglis Lyon
Email: info@hial.co.uk
Web: https://www.hial.co.uk
Tel: 01667 462 445

Highlands and Islands Enterprise
An Lòchran
10 Inverness Campus
Inverness IV2 5NA

Total SG funding 2015-16: £71,200,000
Staff Q4 2018: 307
Chief Executive: Charlotte Wright
Email: info@hient.co.uk
Web: http://www.hie.co.uk
Tel: 01463 234171

Historic Environment Scotland
Longmore House
Salisbury Place
Edinburgh EH9 1SH

Total SG Funding 2015 -16 £44,710,000
Staff Q4 2018: 1,538
Chief Executive - Alex Paterson
E-mail: chiefexecutive@hes.scot
Web: http://www.historicenvironment.scot/
Telephone: 0131 668 8600

Independent Living Fund Scotland
Ground Floor, Denholm House
Almondvale Business Park
Almondvale Way
Livingston EH54 6GA

Total SG Funding 2016-17: TBC
Staff: TBC
Email: enquiries@ILF.scot
Web: http://ilf.scot/
Tel: 0300 200 2022

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Authority
National Parks Headquarters
Carrochan
20 Carrochan Road
Balloch G83 8EG

Total SG funding 2015-16: £7,898,000
Staff Q4 2018: 149
Chief Executive: Gordon Watson
Email: info@lochlomond-trossachs.org
Web: http://www.lochlomond-trossachs.org
Tel: 01389 722600

National Galleries of Scotland
The Dean Gallery
75 Belford Road
Edinburgh EH4 3DR

Total SG funding 2015-16: £14,825,000
Staff Q4 2018: 392
Chief Executive: Sir John Leighton
Email: enquiries@nationalgalleries.org
Web: http://www.nationalgalleries.org
Tel: 0131 624 6200

National Library of Scotland
57 George IV Bridge
Edinburgh EH1 1EW

Total SG funding 2015-16: £16,193,000
Staff Q4 2018: 329
Email: enquiries@pirc.gsi.gov.uk
Web: http://www.pirc.scotland.gov.uk
Tel: 0808 178 5577

National Museums of Scotland
Chambers Street
Edinburgh EH1 1LF

Total SG funding 2015-16: £24,749,000
Staff Q4 2018: 444
Chief Executive: Dr Gordon Rintoul CBE, FRSE
Email: https://www.nms.ac.uk/about-us/contact-us/
Web: https://www.nms.ac.uk/national-museum-of-scotland/
Tel: 0300 123 6789

Police Investigations & Review Commissioner
Hamilton House
Hamilton Business Park
Caird Park
Hamilton
ML3 0QA

Staff Q4 2018: 75
Chief Executive: Kate Frame
Salary 2016-2017: £60,000 - £65,000
Email: enquiries@pirc.gsi.gov.uk
Web: https://pirc.scot/
Tel: 01698 542900 

Quality Meat Scotland
Rural Centre
West Mains
Ingliston
Newbridge EH28 8NZ

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0 (funded via levy from Meat Industry)
Staff Q4 2018: 25
Chief Executive: Alan Clarke
Email: info@qmscotland.co.uk
Web: http://www.qmscotland.co.uk
Tel: 0131 472 4040

Risk Management Authority
7 Thread Street
Paisley PA1 1JR

Total SG funding 2015-16: 900,000
Staff Q4 2018: 18
Chief Executive: Yvonne Gailey
Email: info@rmascotland.gsi.gov.uk
Web: http://www.rmascotland.gov.uk
Tel: 0141 278 4478

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
20a Inverleith Row
Edinburgh EH3 5LR

Total SG funding 2015-16: £8,495,000
Staff Q4 2018: 257
Chief Executive: Simon Milne MBE
Email: See web for contact form
Web: http://www.rbge.org.uk
Tel: 0131 552 7171

Scottish Agricultural Wages Board
Saughton House
Edinburgh EH11 3DX

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0 (SG provide secretariat and meet running costs)
Staff Q4 2017: 0
Email: sawb@scotland.gsi.gov.uk
Web: http://www.gov.scot/Topics/farmingrural/Rural/business/18107
Tel: 0300 244 9749

Scottish Children's Reporter Administration
Ochil House
Springkerse Business Park
Stirling FK7 7XE

Total SG funding 2015-16: £22,780,000
Staff Q4 2018: 470
Principal Reporter/Chief Executive: Neil Hunter
Email: communications@scra.gsi.gov.uk
Web: http://www.scra.gov.uk
Tel: 0300 200 1555

Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission
5th Floor
Portland House
17 Renfield Street
Glasgow G2 5AH

Total SG funding 2015-16: £1,018,000
Staff Q4 2018: 13
Chief Executive: Gerard Sinclair
Email: info@sccrc.org.uk
Web: http://www.sccrc.org.uk
Tel: 0141 270 7030

Scottish Enterprise
Atrium Court
50 Waterloo Street
Glasgow G2 6HQ

Total SG funding 2015-16: £253,200,000
Staff Q4 2018: 1,121
Chief Executive: Paul Lewis (interim)
Email: enquiries@scotent.co.uk
Web: http://www.scottish-enterprise.com
Tel: 0141 248 2700

Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA)
Corporate Office
Erskine Court
Castle Business Park
Stirling FK9 4TR

Total SG funding 2015-16: £35,897,000
Staff Q4 2018: 1,288
Chief Executive: Terry A'Hearn
Email: See web for contact form
Web: http://www.sepa.org.uk
Tel: 01786 457700

Scottish Funding Council
Apex 2
97 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh
EH12 5HD

Total SG funding 2015-16: £1,646,900,000
Staff Q4 2018: 106
Chief Executive: Dr John Kemp (Interim)
Email: Web: http://www.sfc.ac.uk
Tel: 0131 313 6500

Scottish Futures Trust
1st Floor
11-15 Thistle Street
Edinburgh EH2 1DF

Total SG Funding 2015-16: £4,700,000
Staff Q3 2018: 71
Chief Executive: Peter Reekie
Email: mailbox@scottishfuturestrust.org.uk
Web: http://www.scottishfuturestrust.org.uk
Tel:0131 510 0800

Scottish Land Commission
Longman House
28 Longman Road
Inverness IV1 1SF

Staff: Q3 2018: 12
Total SG Funding: TBA
Chief Executive: Hamish Trench
Email: info@landcommission.gov.scot
Website: http://landcommission.gov.scot/ Tel: 01463 423300

Scottish Legal Aid Board
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh EH12 5HE

Total SG funding 2015-16: £146,800,000
Staff Q4 2018: 351
Chief Executive: Colin Lancaster
Email: general@slab.org.uk
Web: http://www.slab.org.uk
Tel: 0131 226 7061

Scottish Legal Complaints Commission
The Stamp Office
10-14 Waterloo Place
Edinburgh EH1 3EG

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0 (funded via levy from the legal profession)
Staff Q4 2018: 65
Chief Executive: Neil Stevenson
Email: enquiries@scottishlegalcomplaints.org.uk
Web: http://www.scottishlegalcomplaints.org.uk
Tel: 0131 201 2130

Scottish Natural Heritage
Great Glen House
Leachkin Road
Inverness IV3 8NW

Total SG funding 2015-16: £53,094,000
Staff Q4 2018: 735
Chief Executive: Francesca Osowska
Email: enquires@snh.gov.uk
Web: http://www.snh.gov.uk
Tel: 01463 725000

Scottish Qualifications Authority

The Optima Building

58 Robertson Street
Glasgow G2 8DQ

Total SG funding 2015-16: £4,900,000
Staff Q4 2018: 957
Chief Executive: Dr Janet Brown
Email: customer@sqa.orq.uk
Web: http://www.sqa.org.uk
Tel: 0845 279 1000

Scottish Social Services Council
Compass House
11 Riverside Drive
Dundee DD1 4NY

Total SG funding 2015-16: £14,492,000
Staff Q4 2018: 272
Chief Executive: Lorraine Gray
Email: enquiries@sssc.uk.com
Web: http://www.sssc.uk.com
Tel: 0845 6030891

Skills Development Scotland

Monteith House
11 George Square
Glasgow G2 1DY

Total SG funding 2015 -16: £183,500,000
Staff Q4 2018: 1,655
Chief Executive: Damien Yeates
Email: info@skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk
Web: http://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk
Tel: 0141 285 6000

sportscotland
Doges
Templeton on the Green
62 Templeton Street
Glasgow G40 1DA

Total SG funding 2015-16: £34,243,000
Staff Q4 2018: 363
Chief Executive: Stewart Harris
Email: sportscotland.enquiries@sportscotland.org.uk
Web: http://www.sportscotland.org.uk
Tel: 0141 534 6500

VisitScotland
Headquarters
Ocean Point One
94 Ocean Drive
Edinburgh EH6 6JH

Total SG funding 2015-16: £50,200,000
Staff Q4 2018: 558
Chief Executive: Malcolm Roughead
Email: info@visitscotland.com
Web: http://www.visitscotland.com/
Tel: 0131 472 2222

Water Industry Commission for Scotland
First Floor
Moray House
Forthside Way
Stirling FK8 1QX

Total SG funding 2015-16: £0
Staff Q4 2018: 23
Chief Executive: Alan Sutherland
Email: enquires@watercommission.co.uk Web: http://www.watercommission.co.uk
Tel: 01786 430200