Privacy statement

Who are we?

We are a local authority established under the Local Government etc. (Scotland) Act 1994.

Our head office is located at:

Council Headquarters
Newtown St Boswells
Melrose
TD6 0SA

Contact our Data Protection Officer

By post

The Information Management Team
Legal and Licensing
Regulatory Services
Scottish Borders Council Headquarters
Newtown St Boswells
Melrose
TD6 0SA 

By telephone

Call 0300 100 1800

By email

Email [email protected]

Our ALEO

From 1 April 2015 to 1 December 2019, SB Cares operated as an Arm’s Length External Organisation (ALEO), carrying out adult care functions on our behalf. However, on 1 December 2019 SB Cares was fully integrated back into the Council and no longer operates as a separate organisation.