Corporate report

British Hallmarking Council: Joint Assay Offices Committee standing orders

The standing orders of the British Hallmarking Council Joint Assay Offices Committee approved in October 2018.



The remit of the Joint Assay Offices Committee is to make recommendations to the Council regarding the discharge of its statutory powers and duties under the Hallmarking Act, in particular looking at:

  • enforcement
  • advising the Secretary of State
  • amendments to the Hallmarking Act
  • strategic matters referred to it by the Council

The standing orders describe the:

  • duties of the Committee
  • membership
  • conduct of meetings
  • reporting procedures

The standing orders were approved by the Council in October 2018.

Published 20 November 2018