Advisory Council Requirements and Responsibilities

ARIN Advisory Council (AC) Initial Requirements

Any incoming Advisory Council Member must:


ARIN AC Member responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Attending all in-person meetings held in various locations throughout the year (approximately three annually)
  • Participate in monthly conference calls (approximately nine annually).
  • Advising the Board of Trustees on Internet resource policy and related matters
  • Developing clear, technically sound and useful number policy
  • Volunteeringto assist ARIN in outreach efforts
  • Volunteering to travel on behalf of ARIN for conferences and events
  • Representing ARIN in public fora in a manner which adheres to corporate messaging standards
  • Regularly monitoring the following ARIN mailing lists:
    • ARIN Advisory Council
    • ARIN Public Policy Mailing List
  • Facilitating the policy development process in accordance with the ARIN Policy Development Process
  • Generating discussion on ARIN’s Public Policy Mailing List
  • Volunteering for committees or working groups that may be formed.
  • Volunteering to mentor selected meeting fellows during ARIN Public Policy and Members Meetings
  • Contributing to the AC Wiki