Guidance setting out good practice for the secretariats to Scientific Advisory Committees (SACs).
This document is based on the findings of a series of workshops designed to support the activities of secretariats to Scientific Advisory Committees and Science Advisory Council (SACs). It provides guidance and case studies on:
- the induction of new members and Chairs
- the best ways to present advice
- the interaction between SACs and departments
This guidance should be read alongside the ‘Code of practice for Scientific Advisory Committees (CoPSAC)’.