4. How we make decisions
In this section we list agendas, minutes and papers from our main management meetings. In some cases these will be available 6 months after the relevant meeting. Information may also be redacted if it is considered private to the meeting or is otherwise exempt from disclosure. The section also provides information on how we engage with patient, carers and the public and how we conduct public consultation on our draft guidance recommendations.
- Board Minutes
The Institute holds public Board meetings every two months. We will publish all agendas, papers and minutes for the public meetings for the past 2 years. Archived papers more than 2 years old are available on request.
- Board Strategy meetings
The Institute holds Board Strategy meetings every two months. The agenda, papers and minutes for the past two years will be made available on the website 6 months after the relevant meeting. Archived papers more than 2 years old are available on request.
- Senior Management Team meetings
NICE holds Senior Management Team meetings every week. They are part of the Institute's corporate decision making process. The agenda, final approved papers and minutes for the past 2 years will be made available at least 6 months after the relevant meeting subject to the redaction of any exempt material. Archived papers more than 2 years old are available on request.
- Guidance Executive
The Institute holds Guidance Executive meetings every week. They are part of the process of guidance production. The papers for the past two years will be accessible when guidance they refer to is published. Archived papers more than 2 years old are available on request.
- NHS Evidence Accreditation Advisory Committee
NHS Evidence Advisory Committee receives, considers and reviews information on sources of evidence for use by the NHS and other external communities.
- Technology Appraisals Committee minutes
- Interventional Procedures Committee minutes
- Guideline Development Group minutes
The minutes can be found in the relevant topic folder.
- Public Health Interventions Advisory Committee
- Quality and Outcome Framework Advisory Committee
- Patient and Public Involvement
This section provides information on the work of the Patient and Public Involvement Unit and how they involve patients, cares and the public in the work of NICE.
- Public consultations
NICE conducts public consultations on all its guidance. Here you will find a list of all current consultations where you can provide comments and feedback on our draft guidance.
This page was last updated: 18 October 2013