Members of the Building Regulations Advisory Committee (BRAC) are appointed by the Secretary of State for the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG).
Members are appointed on an independent voluntary basis to represent particular areas of expertise or experience. They are usually appointed for 2 or 3 years. There is no prescribed minimum or maximum number of members.
The current members are:
Neil Cooper – Chief Executive, MLM Group & Director, CIC Approved Inspector Management Board Ltd
Antony Burd – Head of Sector (Construction), British Standards Institution
Emma Clancy - Chief Executive Officer of Certsure LLP and Ascertiva Group
Gavin Dunn – Director of BREEAM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method), Buildings Research Establishment
Julia Evans - Chief Executive, Building Services Research & Information Association
Gary Ferrand – Assistant Chief Fire Officer, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service
Rachel Smalley – President of the Access Association
Neil Smith – Head of Research and Innovation, National Housebuilding Council
Paul Timmins - Managing Director, Approved Inspector Services Ltd
Dr Hywel Davies –Technical Director, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
Lorna Stimson – LABC Deputy Managing Director
Michael Finn – Group Design and Technical Director Barratt Developments PLC
Michael Sansom – Head of Building Control Brighton and Hove City Council