We are a non-ministerial office, governed by Chair and Board, organised into three teams: strategy and analysis; investigation and compliance; and communications and corporate services.
Our Board has agreed the Standing Orders under which it will operate and you can find these here:
The Board has appointed an Audit and Risk Committee and its Terms of Reference can be found here:
We also have a Framework Agreement with the Scottish Government which you can read here:
Our Board has also approved our first Business Plan, setting out the key priorities for the organisation through to March 2023. You can download the Business Plan here:
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Tel: 0141 221 0707