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Directory of Public Bodies - Appointments

The following lists those public bodies where appointments to the Board involves or could involve the participation of the Scottish Government Public Appointments Team.

Public bodies who are regulated by the Ethical Standards Commissioner:

Accounts Commission for Scotland*

Architecture & Design Scotland* 


Bòrd na Gàidhlig*


Cairngorms National Park Authority*


Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd*


Care Inspectorate*


Children's Hearings Scotland*


Community Justice Scotland*


Convener of School Closure Review Panels*


Creative Scotland*


Crofting Commission*


Crown Estate Scotland (Interim Management)*


David MacBrayne Ltd*


Food Standards Scotland*


Golden Jubilee Foundation Board*

Healthcare Improvement Scotland*


Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd*


Highlands and Islands Enterprise*


Historic Environment Scotland*


Independent Living Fund Scotland*


Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland Board Members* 


Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland*


Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Authority*


Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland*


Mobility and Access Committee for Scotland*


National Confidential Forum*


National Galleries of Scotland*


National Library of Scotland*


National Museums of Scotland*


NHS 24*


NHS Ayrshire & Arran*


NHS Borders*


NHS Dumfries and Galloway Board*


NHS Education for Scotland*


NHS Fife*


NHS Forth Valley*


NHS Grampian*


Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS Board*


NHS Health Scotland* 


NHS Highland*


NHS Lanarkshire*


NHS Lothian*


NHS National Services Scotland*


NHS Orkney Board*


NHS Shetland*


NHS Tayside*


NHS Western Isles*


Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator*


Parole Board for Scotland*


Quality Meat Scotland*


Regional Colleges and Regional Boards*


Revenue Scotland*


Risk Management Authority*


Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh*


Scottish Agricultural Wages Board*


Scottish Ambulance Service*


Scottish Children's Reporter Administration*


Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission*


Scottish Enterprise*


Scottish Environment Protection Agency*


Scottish Fire and Rescue Service*


Scottish Fiscal Commission*


Scottish Funding Council*


Scottish Futures Trust*


Scottish Housing Regulator*


Scottish Law Commission*


Scottish Legal Aid Board*


Scottish Legal Complaints Commission*


Scottish Natural Heritage*


Scottish Police Authority*


Scottish Qualifications Authority*


Scottish Social Services Council*


Scottish Water*


Skills Development Scotland*




State Hospital Board for Scotland*




Water Industry Commission for Scotland*


Non- Regulated Public Bodies

(public bodies who are not regulated by the Ethical Standards Commissioner)


Accountant in Bankruptcy

Additional Support Needs Tribunals for Scotland

Audit Scotland

Children & Young Peoples Commissioner Scotland

Court of Lord Lyon

Disclosure Scotland

Drinking Water Quality Regulator

Education Scotland

Ethical Standards Commissioner

First-tier Tax Tribunal for Scotland

Glasgow Prestwick Airport

HM Chief Inspector of Prisons in Scotland

HM Chief Inspector of Prosecution in Scotland

HM Inspector of Constabulary in Scotland

Justices of the Peace Advisory Committee (6 bodies)

Lands Tribunal for Scotland

Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland

National Records of Scotland

Office of the Queens Printer for Scotland

Police Investigations & Review Commissioner

Private Rented Housing Panel

Registers of Scotland

School Closure Review Panels

Scottish Advisory Committee on Distinction Awards

Scottish Canals

Scottish Charity Appeals Panel

Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service

Scottish Human Rights Commission

Scottish Information Commissioner

Scottish Land Commission

Scottish Local Authorities Remuneration Committee

Scottish Prison Service

Scottish Public Pension Agency

Scottish Public Services Ombudsman

Scottish Road Works Commissioner

Standards Commission for Scotland

Student Awards Agency for Scotland

Transport Scotland

Upper Tax Tribunal for Scotland

Zero Waste Scotland