Terms of reference

The terms of reference for the Derbyshire Safeguarding Adults Board is in place to define the purpose and structures of the board.

The terms of reference are formally reviewed annually but it is a living document and will be revised as appropriate in line with changes (structural and legislative) following consultation with board members.

The document covers:

  • vision
  • aims
  • objectives
  • sub groups
  • chairing arrangements
  • membership
  • advisors to the board
  • support arrangement
  • responsibilities and accountability
  • meeting frequency