The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) became a
Non-Ministerial Department and part of the Scottish Administration
following commencement of the Charities and Trustee Investment
(Scotland) Act 2005.
We are the independent regulator and registrar for over 23,000
Scottish charities, including community groups, religious
charities, schools, universities, grant-giving charities and major
Find out how we operate as Scotland's charity regulator.
Find out about our Board members and Senior Management Team
Find out about our work, what we were set up to do and who we work
Find out about our online services - and sign up if you haven't
Read the minutes of the Charities Reference Group we've set up to
discuss key developments in how we work.