The Assembly operates following the principles which are included within the Remit and Terms of Reference for the Assembly.

The Convener has agreed a Memorandum of Understanding, setting out the arrangements in place to allow the Citizens’ Assembly to deliver on it’s remit independently.

Here is the Citizens' Assembly's Information Handling Policy 

The first meeting was held in Edinburgh over Saturday 26 October and Sunday 27 October. The other meetings will take place in Glasgow over the weekends of 29 November to 1 December; 17 to 19 January; 21 to 23 February; 27 to 29 March and 24 to 26 April.

Members have agreed a Code of Conduct and Conversation Guidelines, to ensure respectful discussion. Members have also agreed to follow the Guidance on Media and Social Media.  Arrangements are in place for members to discuss matters relating to Assembly processes.

The Citizens' Assembly also has evidential standards for introducing evidence into assembly meetings.