Who we are

Chair Bill Scott Bill has been at Inclusion Scotland for 12 years first as Policy & Parliamentary Officer, then as Acting CEO and currently as Senior Policy Advisor. Before joining…

Procurement and Contracts

Procurement is undertaken by Scottish Ministers on behalf of the Commission, in accordance with Scottish Government procurement policy. Details of the Scottish Government’s procurement policy can be found here  https://www.gov.scot/publications/scottish-public-finance-manual/procurement/procurement/….

Our working groups

The core Poverty and Inequality Commission represents a broad range of experience and knowledge, however in order to provide robust advice it may on occasion be necessary to draft in…


The Commission was established as an Advisory Non-Departmental Public Body (NDPB) from the 1st of July 2019 through the Child Poverty (Scotland) Act 2017. The Child Poverty Act was amended…

Freedom of information

The Poverty and Inequality Commission is committed to being open and transparent across all of our activities and will proactively share meeting minutes, research and other information on our website….

How we work

The following principles set out how we will work as a Commission. We will be: Courageous and honest Say what is right, not what is easy  Drive progress and change…

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