<
 
 
 
 
×
>
You are viewing an archived web page captured at 04:28:55 Jan 08, 2022, which is part of the National Records of Scotland Web Archive. The information on this web page may be out of date. See all captures of this archived page. Archived web pages you visit here may leave cookies in your browser. These are not owned, controlled, or used by NRS. NRS do use cookies, including Google Analytics, to monitor site usage and performance. These can be managed in your browser settings. Find out more about cookies.
Loading media information
hide

Publication - Advice and guidance

Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018: statutory guidance

Statutory guidance to support appointing persons and public authorities to carry out their functions under the Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018.

Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018: statutory guidance
Footnotes

Footnotes

1. https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2012/162/contents/made and as amended by (and add in 2016 Regulations)

2. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2010/15/section/7

3. A trans woman with a UK Gender Recognition Certificate or with gender recognition from another EU Member State is legally a woman.

4. See https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/advice-and-guidance/gender-reassignment-discrimination#what

5. The Gender Representation on Public Boards (Scotland) Act 2018 (Reports) Regulations 2020/120

6. https://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2012/162/contents/made, as amended by [add link to the 2016 Regs]

7. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2016/159/contents/made

8. https://www.frc.org.uk/directors/the-culture-project

9. http://www.ethicalstandards.org.uk/publications/publication/222/2013-code-of-practice-for-ministerial-appointments-to-public-bodies-in-scotland

10. http://www.publicappointments.org/publications/publication/781/revised-guidance-on-application-of-the-2013-code-of-practice

11. https://www.ethicalstandards.org.uk/publication/diversity-delivers

12. http://www.scottishuniversitygovernance.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Scottish-Code-of-Good-HE-Governance.pdf

13. http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Education/post16reform/hefegovernance/CollegeSectorBoardAppointments2014

14. https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/advice-and-guidance/how-improve-board-diversity-six-step-guide-good-practice

15. https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/publication-download/appointments-boards-and-equality-law

16. http://www.gov.scot/Topics/Government/public-bodies/BoardChairs

17. This relates only to the single authority Regional Transport Partnerships (RTPs), Swestrans and Zettrans. Scottish Ministers expectations in this regard were set out in the guidance on membership at the time the RTPs were established. Para 63 refers. https://www.transport.gov.scot/media/47165/scotlands-transport-future-regional-transport-partnerships-guidance-on-membership.pdf

18. Ibid

19. Ibid


Contact

Email: eileen.flanagan@gov.scot