The North Sea Region Programme is managed and implemented through cooperation between the programme's Monitoring and Steering Committees, the Joint Secretariat and National Contact Points.
The Monitoring Committee supervises the programme and is responsible for ensuring the quality and effectiveness of implementation and the accountability of programme operations. It is composed of representatives from each of the countries involved in the programme, the chair and co-chair of the Steering Committee and an advisor from the European Commission.
The Steering Committee is responsible for approving or rejecting projects. It is composed of representatives from each of the countries involved in the programme, including representatives from the national and regional levels to ensure efficiency and broad representation.
The Joint Secretariat is responible for the day-to-day implementation and administration of the programme and its projects.
The National Contact Points advise project developers on matters related to national rules and procedures.