Enquiries

If you would like to make an enquiry, you can use our online form by clicking here. If you would rather view our full contact information, this can be found at the bottom right of each page of this website.

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Press Information

The Standards Commission for Scotland and the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland each deal with press enquiries which relate to their own areas of responsibility under the legislation. Set out below is a guide to the types of enquiries each office is able to answer. Also provided are links to other pages on this site which you may find of interest.

Press enquiries for the Standards Commission for Scotland:

If you wish to enquire about:

  • a case which has been scheduled for Hearing
  • decisions following Hearings which have already taken place
  • guidance and dispensations issued by the Standards Commission for Scotland
  • general information relating to the work of the Standards Commission for Scotland

please contact:

Enquiries
The Standards Commission for Scotland
Room T2.21, Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

Tel: 0131 348 6666
Fax: 0131 557 9243 
Email: enquiries@standardscommission.org.uk

Pages dealing with the work of the Standards Commission for Scotland on this website:

  • to read the Decisions from Hearings which have already taken place, click here
  • to find out about Hearings which are still to take place, click here
  • to read Guidance and Dispensations Notes issued by the Commission, click here
  • for the Ethical Standards in Public Life etc. (Scotland) Act 2000 and Codes of Conduct, select from the menu entitled "Acts, Codes and Regulations" at the left-hand side of this page
  • for Minutes of monthly Commission Meetings, click here
  • to read about the Commission Members and their Register of Interest entries, click here

Press enquiries for the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland:

If you wish to enquire about:

  • making a complaint about a Councillor or Member of a Devolved Public Body
  • a complaint which has already been made to the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland (previously known as the Public Standards Commissioner for Scotland)
  • general information relating to the investigations process

please contact:

Mr D Stuart Allan
Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland
39 Drumsheugh Gardens
Edinburgh
EH3 7SW

Tel: 0300 011 0550
Fax: 0131 220 5419
Email: investigations@ethicalstandards.org.uk

If you wish to make a complaint about a Local Authority councillor or a member of the Board of Management of a devolved public body, or just want to know more about the kinds of issues can be considered, please click the button below. Please note that this link will take you to the home page of the Commissioner for Ethical Standards in Public Life in Scotland.

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