FIS is governed and funded by its Board:
The Board of Trustees is responsible for directing the affairs of FIS in accordance with its mission. The Board has delegated
responsibility for the day-to-day management and operation of FIS to the FIS Secretariat, overseen by the Executive Director.
FIS TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE
The Board is supported by the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), an independent group of experts
with backgrounds in the seafood and fishing industries, and fisheries science, management and policy.
Membership of the FIS Board of Trustees is open to any organisation that meets the requirements of membership (listed below).