ADA has two committees who meet throughout the year to discuss issues and topics affecting our members.

The Technical & Environmental Committee discusses engineering, health and safety, environmental and operational matters. The Policy & Finance Committee discuss governance, legal, financial, audit and policy matters.

Minutes from these meetings are free to download.

To request any earlier papers please contact us.

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Technical & Environmental Committee


Chairman: Trevor Purllant

Honorary Secretary: David Thomas

Ex Officio: Peter Bateson (Company Secretary), Ian Benn (ADA Health & Safety Adviser)


Alison Briggs, Cliff Carson, Rob Cathcart (Natural England), Henry Cator, Robert Caudwell, Peta Denham, Kate Halka, Priscilla Haselhurst, Roy Lobley, Chris Manning, John Oldfield, Martin Shilling, Paul Sharman, David Thomas, Karen Thomas, Innes Thomson


Policy & Finance Committee


Chairman: Ian Thornton

Honorary Secretary: Frances Bowler

Ex Officio: Peter Bateson (Company Secretary), Karen Daft (ADA Finance Adviser)


Craig Benson, Henry Cator, Robert Caudwell, John Cooke, Nigel Everard, Jane Froggatt, Matthew Harrison, Robert Hill, David Jenkins, Chris Rusbridge (Defra), Bill Symons, Innes Thomson, Carol Tidmarsh (Defra), Phil Winrow.