The Commission is based in Glasgow, headed by a Chief Executive and staffed by a Director of Corporate Services, a Head of Casework, two Senior Legal Officers, six Legal Officers and three administrative support staff.
We have a Board of eight Members appointed by Her Majesty the Queen on the recommendation of the First Minister. The Board is responsible for the overall strategic direction and performance of the Commission. It is responsible for determining whether or not to refer cases to the High Court. The Board, along with the Chief Executive, are collectively responsible for ensuring the appropriate use of public funds in relation to our business. The Chief Executive is responsible for the management and day to day operation of the Commission.
Further details of the Commission’s public appointments can be found here.