Role of the LMC

LMCs have both statutory and non statutory functions.

Statutory roles of LMC are those concerned mostly with the interest of the individual General Practitioner in relation to his/her contract with NHS England, or other Primary Care Organisations acting as employing organisations (including GP practices) and the continuing dialogue between the LMC and NHS England/CCGs.

Non-statutory roles of LMC include but not limited to:

Detailed understanding of the roles of LMC can be gained by reading these documents which have been produced by the General Practice Committee (GPC) of BMA.