Legal Framework

The Spanish National Research Council has a legal regime which confers it a personality with its own attributes being thus a singular body within the Administration.


  • Act 14/2011, 1st June, of Science, Technology and Innovation.
  • Act 28/2006, de 18th July of State Agencies for the improvement of public services.
  • Royal Decree 1730/2007, 21st December, that established the creation of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and approves it Statute.