Defra's Science Advisory Council

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What we do

We provide expert independent advice on science policy and strategy to the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

SAC is an advisory non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.

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Our management

Chair, Science Advisory Council
Chair, Social Science Expert Group
Chair, Exotic and Emerging Animal Diseases (SAC-ED)

Contact SAC

Defra's Science Advisory Council (SAC)

2 Marsham Street
Seacole Block (NW Quarter)
United Kingdom

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