The Board has corporate responsibility for ensuring that it fulfils its role under the Judiciary and Courts (Scotland) Act 2008 in meeting the objectives set out in the 2008 Act and for promoting the efficient and effective use of staff and other resources available to the Board.
There are twelve board members: four judicial and two legal members (two judges, a sheriff principal, a sheriff, an advocate and a solicitor) and six lay members including the lay chairing member.
The Board is served by a dedicated Secretariat based in Edinburgh.
The team are:
|Chief Executive:||Mr Michael Garden|
|Board Secretary & Court Appointments Manager:||Miss Ashleigh Meikle|
|Tribunal Appointments & Governance Manager:||Mr John Wallace|
|Appointments Team Leader||Miss Rachel Craig|