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College Structure

The College is made up of a Board, Council, standing committees and task groups and is represented at a local level by the 37 faculties.

Board
The Board assumes responsibility and accountability for decision-making and the delivery of the ICGP's strategic objectives.

Council
The Council is the core representative body of the College. Its primary roles are to guide the Board on key policy and strategy matters. Each faculty has at least one representative and there are also several places filled by election, co-option and ex-officio appointment.

Faculties
The College has established and co-ordinates a network of 37 faculties at local level. Each faculty is formally structured with its own bylaws which are subject to approval by Council. Each faculty has at least one representative on the Council.

Membership

There are 3,076 members and associates in the college comprising over 85% of practising GPs in the Republic of Ireland. There are 182 members in Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom, Canada and other overseas locations, and 682 GP trainees.