The Land Commissioners and the Tenant Farming Commissioner are appointed by Ministers under the terms of the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2013. The Land Commissioners and the Tenant Farming Commissioner together comprise the Board of the Scottish Land Commission.
Commissioners must adhere to Scottish Land Commission’s Standing Orders relating to the conduct of meetings.
Board business meetings will be held quarterly and the agenda will be available prior to the meeting.
Audit and Risk Committee
The Scottish Land Commission has established an audit and risk committee to ensure the adequacy of risk management, internal control and governance arrangements and that the public funds are being used efficiently and effectively. The Audit and Risk Committee is made up of two Commissioner and one independent external member.