The Steering Committee provide oversight, strategic advice and guidance on SAQN activities and processes. The membership of the committee includes representatives of research user groups to ensure that the network delivers progress towards solutions against air pollution challenges. The Steering Committee meets twice a year in order to: advise on and endorse a programme of activities; review network activities annually; advise on process for making funding awards; review progress and outputs; advise on stakeholder engagement; and act as ambassadors and advocates for the network.