Council & Committees

The governing College Council meets four times per year and functions as the policy-making group and board of directors for the College. Council’s primary role is to ensure that the interests of the public are protected and maintained.

General conduct for the affairs of the Ontario College of Pharmacists is laid out in the College's By-Law No. 4 with further guidance provided in the Governance Manual.

You can view our video series on self regulation, which is designed to help those involved in the administration of the Regulated Health Professions Act (RHPA) understand the regulatory regime, recognize their role and functions, and appreciate their duties and obligations.


College Council is composed of:


College committees support the work of Council. The committees are made up of elected pharmacists, public members and non-council committee members.

Statutory Committees are required through legislation:

Standing Committees are created by Council through by-laws: