Governance Reports

View Ri governing documents and AGM minutes.

Elected Trustee Nominations 2017

The annual process to nominate Elected Trustees is currently underway for 2017.

The relevant documentation can be downloaded from the Elected Trustee Nominations 2017 panel, on the right hand side of this page.

The deadline for nominations is 12 noon Friday 10 March 2017.

Please note that the nominee, proposer and seconder must all be current Voting Members of the Ri at the time of nomination.

If you have any queries, please contact our Executive Office and Risk Manager Rosie Waterton on

Annual General Meetings - minutes

Annual General Meeting 2015

A copy of the minutes from the last Annual General Meeting, held on 18 May 2015, can be found to the right of this page.

Byelaws and governing documents

The Byelaws, valid from 7 April 2011 are available to download on the right of this page. Also available are the other documents that make up our Governing Documents: 

  • Ballot Regulations
  • General Meeting Regulations
  • Terms of Reference for the Finance Committee
  • Terms of Reference for the Audit Committee
  • Terms of Reference for the Nominations Committee

The Ri operates a 1 October to 30 September financial year. The Ri's financial accounts can be viewed on the Charity Commission's website.

The Royal Institution of Great Britain is a registered and independent charity governed by a Board of Trustees (Charity no 227938).