the HM Treasury board and its sub-committees.
The role of the board
The purpose of the HM Treasury board is to advise and support
the department’s ministers, and operationally turn policy into
~ monitors and improves the Treasury’s performance; makes sure
opportunities and risks are recognised in both the short and
~ ensures Treasury staff and resources are correctly allocated
~ protects and enhances the Treasury’s reputation as a
world-class finance ministry
The HM Treasury board is made up of the permanent secretary, the
second permanent secretaries, the directors general, and the
directors of finance, strategy and corporate services, as well
as non-executive members.
The Treasury Group Audit Committee supports the Permanent
Secretary in his role as head of the department and as the
Principal Accounting Officer. It also supports the Treasury
Additional Accounting Officers in their responsibilities for
managing risk, internal control and governance, related to the
Central Funds and the Group’s Resource Account.