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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Fair Work

Our sector employs 135,000 people across Scotland and and is support by 1.2 million volunteers

Fair Work for the voluntary sector workforce is an SCVO priority. We are calling for voluntary organisations to be supported and resourced to be Fair Work employers.

Latest briefings & policy papers

The latest Fair Work briefings and policy papers from the policy team. Read more

Contact us

If you have any questions on Fair Work, want to discuss our calls in more detail, or believe you have evidence, resources, or experiences that could support our work, please contact Sheghley Ogilvie, Policy & Public Affairs Officer.

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Get involved

Collaborate with us and our members to develop and promote voluntary sector policy perspectives for Scotland