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Committee on Climate Change

Question for Department for Energy and Climate Change

UIN 219360, tabled on 18 December 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what selection process is used to appoint members of the Climate Change Committee.

Answered on

9 January 2015

The Chair and members of the Committee on Climate Change are recruited according to the Office of the Commissioner for Public Appointments (OCPA) procedures. In line with this, the selection must be fair and open. For example, appointments must be advertised publicly and each candidate must be assessed against the same published criteria.

Answered by

Department for Energy and Climate Change