governance structure

The Institute Council governs CIPFA.

It does so in the public interest, within the terms of its Royal Charter (PDF, 190 KB),  working to set terms of reference (PDF, 42 KB).

The Institute Council is supported by the Group Board, and eight other boards and committees.

Institute Council structure

CIPFA Institute Council

* Eight additional members may be brought in by the Institute Council. They are usually chosen for their specialist expertise, or to ensure that a good mix of sectors are represented.