Research and analysis

Science advisory councils: review, 2013

Report setting out the findings from a review of departmental science advisory councils.


Review of Science Advisory Councils 2013


This review looked at how departmental science advisory councils (SACs) interact with the government departments that they advise. The report identifies good practice, which might be shared with other councils and government departments that are considering establishing councils.

The review was carried out between December 2012 and March 2013.

Published 4 June 2013