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Scottish Government directorates are responsible for progressing the five core strategic objectives; Wealthier and Fairer Scotland, Healthier Scotland, Safer and Stronger Scotland, Smarter Scotland and Greener Scotland. Supporting these directorates are a range of corporate service teams and professional groups.

Permanent Secretary

Sir Peter Housden, Permanent Secretary

Sir Peter Housden
Scottish Government Permanent Secretary

Scottis Government Directorates

Services and Groups