A culturally diverse Board governs the College; elected Board members are general practitioners, supported by independent directors. The seven Board members include:
- An elected President
- Three elected College Fellows
- A representative from Te Akoranga a Māui
- Up to two members appointed by the Board, who need not be members of the College
Meet the Board
Senior Management Team
The senior management team leads College staff to achieve our strategic aims of:
- Growing the GP workforce
- Setting quality standards for practices
- Representing our members
- Contributing to equitable health care for all New Zealanders
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The National Advisory Council
The Council is the listening post for all College members and relays critical viewpoints from their local Faculty or Chapter regarding policy issues, priorities for policy work and other opinions from around New Zealand to the Board. The Council comprises of one member from every Faculty and Chapter all over New Zealand.
Meet the National Advisory Council
The Education Advisory Group
The EAG provides our Board, chief executive and management team with expert advice for our education and training programmes, including GPEP for registrars, Fellowship Assessment standards, and continuing professional development for Fellows.
Meet the Education Advisory Group
Annual General Meeting
The College holds its Annual General Meeting (AGM) no later than 1 October each year.
Minutes from the College Board and the National Advisory Council meetings are summarised.
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Division of Rural Hospital Medicine Council
The Division of Rural Hospital Medicine (the Division) operates on two levels; the Council and the Board of Studies. The Division Council governs the DRHM rural hospital doctors and the Board of Studies is responsible for the Division's education programme.
Meet the DRHM
The College Rules set out who may become a member of the College, and members’ rights, duties and privileges. They also describe the College’s charitable purpose and how the College will be governed.
College Rules 2019