The JAC is an executive non-departmental public body sponsored by the Ministry of Justice.
It is an independent selection body for judicial appointments in the courts and tribunals of England and Wales, and for some tribunals with UK-wide jurisdiction.
The business plan for 2018–19 sets out the organisation’s strategic objectives, aims and key performance indicators for the next year, and what the JAC intends to achieve within the resources provided.
The JAC intends to deliver 4 main objectives during 2018–19:
- effective delivery of the 2018–19 selection exercise programme agreed with the Ministry of Justice, HM Courts & Tribunals Service and the judiciary
- review and refine JAC selection processes in support of Commission aims and changing business need
- active role in encouraging and coordinating support to develop a strong and diverse candidate pool
- cross-cutting support of Commission aims through effective analysis, communications, human resources, and digital plans and processes
Business plan 2017–18
Business plan 2016–17