The Audit Committee is a seven-person board, at least three of whose members are French-speaking  and at least three  are Dutch-speaking. They are assigned a six-year term of office. The members are independent experts boasting top-level capabilities and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • accounting and public finances
  • personnel management 
  • computing and new technologies 
  • social affairs 
  • economic  affairs
  • public health and the environment 

The head of the Finance Inspectorate participates by rights in the meetings, in an advisory capacity, without any voting rights.