Welcome to the public standards website

The Commissioner for Ethical Standards is an independent officeholder who is dedicated to the provisions of high ethical standards in public life in Scotland.

The Commissioner can investigate written complaints about: Councillors, Members of devolved public bodies and Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) who are alleged to have contravened their Code of Conduct.


Read more about the Commissioner in about us.



What's new on the website

Case Number: LA/Fa/1799

Decisions

25 Aug 2016

Case Number: LA/R/1800

Decisions

25 Aug 2016

Case Number: LA/E/1851

Decisions

22 Aug 2016

Case Number: LA/EL/1896

Decisions

19 Aug 2016

Case Number: LA/As/1819

Decisions

17 Aug 2016

Make a Complaint

Information on how to make a complaint about a councillor, a member of a public body or an MSP.

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