The Navy Board is the body responsible for the day-to-day running of Her Majesty’s Naval Service.
The Board shares a name with its historic predecessor, the Navy Board of 1546 to 1832, but is unrelated in structure or membership.
Membership of the Board
The composition is as follows:
- Five civil servants.
- Finance Director (Navy).
- Royal Navy:
- First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff.
- Second Sea Lord and Deputy Chief of Naval Staff.
- Fleet Commander.
- Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Policy).