The Prescription Committee's key role is to oversee the operation of the Procedures for the Prescription of Qualifications. It also considers and develops policies relating to the prescription of qualifications. In addition, the Committee has a responsibility to oversee matters relating to ARB's Prescribed Examinations and the Competency Standards Group.
Membership should consist of no fewer than three appointed and two architect members of ARB's Board. The Committee has discretion to extend its membership to include non-Board members.