The work of UK Sport's Board is supported by a number of Panels, each chaired by a Board Member and each (with the exception of the Audit Committee, which comprises Board Members only) having a membership comprising both Board Members and other individuals of relevant expertise and experience.

The full Board ratifies all appointments to Panels, which report and make recommendations to Board as appropriate, helping to develop policy and advise on key areas of business.

Major Events Panel

The Panel makes recommendations to Board on National Lottery (World Class Events Programme) awards and related policy matters.

  • Nicky Roche - Chair
  • Sally Bolton
  • Jane Allen
  • David Gordon
  • Michelle Dite
  • Jon Dutton
Terms of Reference

Remuneration Panel

The Remuneration Panel has a key role to play in ensuring that employment issues in UK Sport are dealt with professionally.

  • Rod Carr - Chair
  • Louise Martin CBE
  • John Dowson

Terms of Reference

Declaration of Interests

Audit Committee

The Audit Committee considers external and internal audit reports and oversees risk management processes, reviews the statutory accounts and other financial matters.

  • John Dowson - Chair*
  • Lis Astall
  • Craig Hunter
  • Anwar Ahmed 

Terms of Reference

Declaration of Interests

*appointed as Chair from 17 June 2015

Eligibility Panel

The Eligibility Panel decides application and conducts issues relating to athlete and athlete support personnel eligibility to receive public funding.

  • Lis Astall
  • Nick Bitel
  • Nicky Roche
  • Sarah Springman
  • John Dowson

Read the Eligibility Policy and Procedural Rules >

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