Public authorities

Found 3166 public authorities beginning with ‘S’

No longer an NDPB.[1]
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Also called SIS. This authority is not currently subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 but is included on this site due to its public responsibilities. On 7...
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The School of Advanced Study is a Central Academic Body of the University of London.[1][2] Please consider making your request to the University itself...
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Also called SOAS.
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SAC provides independent scientific advice to Ministers (via Defra's Chief Scientific Adviser).
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Also called SRAC.
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Also called STFC. Formed in 2007 from the merger of the Particle Physics and Astronomy Research Council (PPARC) with the Council for the Central Laboratory of the Resear...
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Also called Science Museum Group. The Science Museum Group runs the following museums: the Science Museum, the Science Museum Library and the Wellcome Collections of the History of...
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Also called SACN.
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Also called SCOTH.
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Also called Scissett Middle School.
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Also called SACDA. The Scottish Advisory Committee on Distinction Awards is a non-departmental public body, acts on behalf of Scottish Ministers in deciding which individ...
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Removed from Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act by SSI2008/297
FOI law does not apply to this authority.
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The Scottish Agricultural Wages Board is an executive Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB) established under the Agricultural Wages (Scotland) Act 1949
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On 1st July 2010, the Scottish Arts Council was replaced by Creative Scotland.
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Also called SCRC. On 1st April 2011, this commission was replaced by Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland and Healthcare Improvement Scotland.
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The Scottish Crime and Drug Enforcement Agency (SCDEA) is a statutory body, maintained by the Scottish Police Services Authority (SPSA). The FOISA 200...
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Also called SCCRC.
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Also called SDI. A joint venture between the Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise.
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Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's main economic development agency and a non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government.
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Also called SEPA.
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Also called SFC or the Scottish Funding Council.
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"The Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) has been set up to help deliver vital infrastructure projects at better value for taxpayers money. The SFT is a limit...
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Also called SGHSC. The Directorate allocates resources and sets the strategic direction for NHS Scotland and is responsible for the development and implementation of heal...
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Also called SHIL.
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The Scottish Industrial Development Board was abolished on 1st August 2010.
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The Scottish Information Commissioner enforces and promotes FOI law in Scotland. You can use WhatDoTheyKnow to ask the Commissioner for information....
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Also called Intellectual Assets Centre.
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Formed with the passing of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2016 and incorporates the work of the Tenant Farming Commissioner
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Also called SNH.
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The Scottish Police Authority's role is to maintain policing, promote policing principles and continuous improvement of policing, and to hold the Chief...
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Also called SPSA. Includes the Scottish Police College.
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The SPCC closed on 30 September 2010 (Source) The functions of the SPCC transfer to the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman
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Also called ScotPHO.
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On 1st August 2010, the Scottish Records Advisory Council was abolished and its functions transferred to the Scottish Government.
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The Scottish Science Advisory Council (SSAC) is Scotland’s highest level science advisory body, providing independent advice and recommendations on sci...
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Also called SSSC.
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Also called SportScotland.
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