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Marine Estate Expert Knowledge Panel

Published 21 October 2021

The Marine Estate Expert Knowledge Panel (Knowledge Panel) was established in 2013 to provide independent expert advice to the Marine Estate Management Authority (Authority) spanning ecological, economic, social sciences and coastal land use planning.

The Panel includes a chairperson and five core members.



The Knowledge Panel's effectiveness, performance and progress of work undertaken is reviewed annually by the Authority and is reported in the Marine Estate Management Authority's annual report.


The Knowledge Panel meets regularly, approximately 3-5 times per year.

Terms of reference

Download a copy of the Knowledge Panel's terms of reference (PDF, 1578.3 KB).

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