East Arnhem Regional Council Committees are subject to control and direction by the Council. East Arnhem Regional Council has established a number of committees to deliver executive and advisory functions on behalf of Council.

Committee members are appointed by the council; as such, membership to council committees are not limited to Elected Members.

Where possible face to face meetings are preferred; however due to the costs and vast remoteness and distances between communities, committee meetings are mostly conducted via teleconferences.