The term of office for the current members of the North of Tyne Local Pharmaceutical Committee expires on 31st March 2018. Having reviewed the ownership of pharmacy contracts in our area on 31st October 2017, the new committee members will comprise eight nominated by the Company Chemists Association (CCA) and five elected by independent contractors.
North of Tyne LPC sought nominations for the five vacancies on the committee reserved for contractors who are not members of the CCA or the Association of Independent Pharmacies (AIMp). Voting for these positions closed at noon today. Nominations from the CCA have also been received. The new committee will, therefore, comprise the following members: