As a charity we are governed by a Board of Trustees. The Trustees are responsible for setting strategic aims and direction. They are legally responsible for governing the British Council.

British Council Governance and Management Structure (PDF 100KB)

British Council Board and Committees Overview (PDF 108KB)

British Council Trustees Responsibilities and liabilities in terms of the sustainability of the charity (PDF 99KB)

Board effectiveness review 2017 (PDF 333KB)