The Board of Directors appoints advisory committees to fulfill certain roles and responsibilities of the organization.
The IDA Technical Committee advises the IDA Board of Directors on emerging issues of outdoor lighting practices and relevant policies to mitigate these issues.
International Dark Sky Places Committee
The International Dark Sky Places Committee advises the IDA Board of Directors on acceptance of Dark Sky Place guidelines and certifications.
The Outreach Committee advises the IDA Board of Directors on emerging trends and opportunities to educate the general public about issues relating to protecting the night from light pollution.