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English definition of “joint consultative committee”

joint consultative committee

noun [C]    
HR, WORKPLACE in the UK, a group of people who represent the management and employees of an organization , and who meet for formal discussions before decisions are taken which affect the employees : Employers and trade unions share information and exchange views within a joint consultative committee .
(Definition of joint consultative committee noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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