The Board of Trustees are the guardians of the British Council’s purpose and are ultimately accountable for the organisation.
They hold the Senior Leadership Team responsible for the organisation’s performance, strategy and policy. The trustees meet six times a year. Edited minutes of their meetings are available to the public.
There are seven formal sub-committees to the Board. Click on any to read the respective terms of reference:
- Audit and Finance (PDF 108kb)
- Business Change (PDF 90kb)
- Commercial (PDF 82kb)
- Contracts (PDF 94kb)
- Nominations (PDF 45kb)
- Remuneration (PDF 99kb)
- Risk (PDF 55kb)