The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

Location

The Information Commissioner’s Office – Scotland
Queen Elizabeth House
Sibbald Walk
Edinburgh
EH8 8FT 

 

Telephone: 0303 123 1115
Email: Scotland@ico.org.uk

The Information Commissioner's Scotland office is based in the centre of Edinburgh. Edinburgh is well served by transport links.

Travelling by rail

The office is near Edinburgh Waverley station. Exit station at Market Street. Walk eastwards Along East Market Street. Cross New Street into Sibbald Walk. The Scotland Office is located in Queen Elizabeth House on the north side of Sibbald Walk.

Travelling by car

Please note driving in central Edinburgh is not recommended. There is no parking for visitors to the Scotland Office but there is limited on-street parking. It is advised that anyone travelling by road use the various Park and Ride facilities on the outskirts of the city. The journey at peak times to the city centre is around 30-40 minutes by bus.

From Edinburgh Airport

By taxi

Exit airport terminal. Walk to Taxi Rank. The fare is approximately £25. The journey into the city centre takes approximately 30 minutes.

By public transport

Exit airport terminal. Follow signs for Lothian Buses Air Link (Service 100) or Tram Link. Alight in city centre. Head towards Waverley Station. Walk eastwards Along East Market Street. Cross New Street into Sibbald Walk. The Scotland Office is located in Queen Elizabeth House on the north side of Sibbald Walk.

For fare information, see Lothian Buses website. 

For information about what we do with personal data see our privacy notice.