Appointments Commission

The Appointments Commission was established as an independent body by the Council of Ministers under the auspices of the Tribunals Act 2006.

Its principal function is to make appointments, in accordance with relevant legislation, to various Tribunals and other bodies.

The Commission members are currently:

  • Mrs Helen Booth (Chairperson)

  • Dr Jacqueline Yates

  • Mr Alan Teare

  • Mr Simon Jones

Register to the Appointments Commission's mailing list (external site)

Current Vacancies

The Appointments Commission currently has no vacancies.

Legislation and Information links:

Additional documents

Appointments Commission application form

Procedure for Appointments

DBS Procedures

Policy for Maximum Terms of Office

Due Diligence Policy

Progress Report

Risk Register

Complaints Procedure

Page last updated on 11 September 2018