How BBSRC is governed

Governance and structure

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) is part of UK Research and Innovation, a non-departmental public body funded by a grant-in-aid from the UK government.

Council is the top level decision-making body; accountable to Parliament for our activities

Boards report to and advise Council, enabling delivery of our strategic objectives

Strategy Advisory Panels advise BBSRC on strategy development

Research committees oversee peer review processes and assess grant applications.

This is the integrated website of the seven research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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