2. NON-STATUTORY COMMITTEES
The non-statutory committees include:
- Membership Committee is composed of a chairman, and 7 senior practitioners with responsibility for screening applications for registration as advertising practitioners. The Committee also oversees matters relating to membership of the profession and status upgrading, including maintenance of the register of Advertising Practitioners. A sub-committee of this committee considers and makes recommendations on the selection of Fellows of the profession.
- Finance Committee is composed of 6 members and has responsibility for considering and approving the Council’s annual budget and subsequent appropriation. It considers staff welfare matters, including promotions.
- Academic Board is composed of 6 practitioners and is responsible for moderating the Council’s professional examinations and the award of certificates to successful candidates.