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The Court of the Lord Lyon
Scotland’s Heraldic Authority
A new charitable body has been set up, The Lord Lyon Society, Registered Charity Number SC050846, to give our Scottish and international public the opportunity to contribute to the conservation and digitization of the Public Register of All Arms and Bearings in Scotland. This will not only protect an unique part of our national patrimony but will, in the longer term provide free access to the Register and its related Court Books. If you are interested in helping, please click on the badge above for further details.
The Public Register of All Armorial Bearings in Scotland was created by the Scottish Parliament in the reign of Charles II. The Lyon Court has created a year- long series of events to celebrate the 350th anniversary year: to view the programme, please click on the logo.
The Lyon Office is pleased to receive enquiries by telephone on 0131 556 7255 (+ 44 (0)131 556 7255), by email to lyonoffice@gov.scot and by post to The Court of the Lord Lyon, H.M. New Register House, Edinburgh, EH1 3YT. The Lyon Office welcomes members of the public by appointment between 10.30 am and 2.30 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Parties continue to be limited to two people. To arrange an appointment please contact the Lyon Office by email, by telephone or by post.