Meet the Board sessions

Would you like the opportunity to play a significant role in the management and development of Scotland’s canals and the regeneration of their surrounding areas?

Two exciting opportunities have arisen to join Scottish Canals.

We are seeking a new Chair to lead the board of Scottish Canals in successfully delivering our corporate objectives and strategic priorities.
We are also recruiting a Non Executive Director to join our existing board members in helping to take the organisation forward.

Find Out More

We’re hosting online ‘Meet the Board’ sessions to give you an opportunity to meet current Scottish Canals board members and find out from them, first hand, what it is like to be part of an organisation like no other. To attend, please register you interest now.

These are the dates for the board recruitment events:


Wednesday 17th November 2021     1:00pm – 2:00pm


Wednesday 17th November 2021     6:30pm – 7:30pm

    Board Recruitment

    The Board has responsibility and accountability for Scottish Canals in accordance with the Transport Act 1962 Part 1 and Schedule 1, as amended by the BW Order for a three year term. The quorum for meetings of the Board shall be three.

    The Board of Scottish Canals closely follows the model Code of Conduct approved by the Scottish Parliament. This code ensures high standards are maintained in Scottish public life.

    Find out more about this Code of Conduct.

    Scottish Canals Register of Interests