OASIS AMQP Member Section is governed by a Steering Committee under the group's published Rules of Procedure, effective 15 November 2012. The group's previous Rules of Procedure have been archived.

Steering Committee members each serve a two-year term. Steering Committee representatives are nominated and elected by the OASIS AMQP membership in an open process. The selection of the Steering Committee is based on individual merit and is not tied to financial contribution or corporate standing.