The Public Diplomacy Partners Group, chaired by Tom Wright, was established as an advisory panel to the Public Diplomacy Board and has a much wider membership than the Board. Its aims are:
- To be a forum for sharing information.
- To inform, inspire and provide advice to the Public Diplomacy Board.
- At the request of the Public Diplomacy Board, deliver outcomes on specific public diplomacy initiatives.
Members include: FCO, VisitBritain, UKTI, BBC, British Council, DfID, DCMS, Scottish Executive, Welsh Assembly, MoD, DfES, Northern Ireland and UK Sport.