As set out in Schedule 1 of the Police and Fire Reform (Scotland) Act 2012, membership of the Scottish Police Authority consists of up to 15 members (including a Chair) appointed by Scottish Ministers through a public appointments process.
Authority members observe the rules of conduct contained in the Authority's Code of Conduct.
You can find out more about the current SPA Board members from the pages below.
Martyn is Chair of the Authority. He joined the Authority in June 2018 before being appointed Chair in January 2021. His experience spans senior positions across the voluntary and public sectors.