Membership Committee

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) is seeking nominations for
members to serve on the Membership Committee and would like to invite you to put your name forward.

The Membership Committee is appointed by the Appointments Committee of the Assembly, and consists of a chair, vice chair and eight other members, of whom at least one will be a Fellow and the others will be Members of the Society. Members of the National Pharmacy Boards are eligible for appointment, but no member of the Committee will be a member of the Assembly of the Society.

The Committee should broadly be representative of the profession. It provides RPS staff with support and guidance in:

  • Implementing membership policy;
  • Developing policy for the functions of the committee;
  • Reviewing non-standard membership applications;
  • Administering the Conduct Scheme, including assessing the validity of complaints.

The Committee reports to the Assembly through an annual report, usually submitted to the November Assembly meeting.

To apply for this position, please download the application form and terms of reference, and email your completed application form accompanied with your CV to

The closing date
for receipt of all applications is 9:00 on Friday 16 August 2019. Following this date, the Appointments Committee (who report to the Assembly) will make their decision and all those who put their names forward will be informed.

The application form and terms of reference can be found at


Paul Bennett, chief executive, Royal Pharmaceutical Society

Last updated
The Pharmaceutical Journal, PJ, July 2019, Vol 303, No 7927;303(7927):DOI:10.1211/PJ.2019.20206774

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