Standing Committee deals with matters for the Presbytery between Presbytery in Council (PiC) meetings. The Standing Committee reports all decisions to the next meeting of the Presbytery.
A majority of the members of this committee are elected by the whole of the Presbytery (usually in the November meeting of PiC. Standing Committee may co-opt members to ensure that there is a balance of lay and ordained, age, cultural and gender diversity.
The Presbytery Staff members are accountable and report to the Standing Committee.