Some organisations find it useful to separate their board members into different committees to perform either discreet one-off projects or to take responsibility for an ongoing area of interest for the organisation.

In this section you can find out more about dividing your board into subcommittees and how to ensure the meetings run efficiently and effectively. This section is divided into the following:

Subcommittees – In this section you can find out about typical subcommittees in sports organisations and how they are used.

Meeting management – This section includes useful guidance on the operation of meetings such as their timing and setting of agendas.

Delegated tasks and operations – This section includes information on how boards can delegate and the level of responsibility they can pass to committees.

Administration – You can find guidance on supporting a committee structure in this section.

Conflict of interest policy – This section will provide you with insight into how to ensure appropriate measures are in place to deal with conflicts of interest.

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