What we do

The Office of the Secretary of State for Scotland supports the Secretary of State in promoting the best interests of Scotland within a stronger United Kingdom. It ensures Scottish interests are fully and effectively represented at the heart of the UK Government, and the UK Government’s responsibilities are fully and effectively represented in Scotland.

Office of the Secretary of State for Scotland is a ministerial department, supported by 1 public body.

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General enquiries

You can contact the Office of the Secretary of State for Scotland, including ministers, in writing using either of the postal addresses below or by using the email address above.

If you have a freedom of information (FOI) request please email foi@scotlandoffice.gsi.gov.uk or contact us in writing using the postal address below.

UK Government

1 Melville Crescent
Edinburgh

EH3 7HW

Office of the Secretary of State for Scotland

Dover House
Whitehall
London

SW1A 2AU

UK Government: Scotland Press Office

Freedom of Information requests

Freedom of Information Officer
UK Government
1 Melville Crescent
Edinburgh

EH3 7HW

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.