Consultant Applications Advisory Committee (CAAC)

The purpose of the CAAC is to provide independent and objective advice to the HSE on applications for medical Consultants and qualifications for Consultant posts.

The CAAC provides a significant opportunity for Consultants to contribute their expertise and professional knowledge to the decision-making process for the development of Consultant services throughout the country.

The CAAC compile an annual report detailing the activities of the committee. View the annual report.

Type C Committee

The purpose of the Type C Committee, which was established in accordance with the provisions set out in the Consultants’ Contract 2008, is to make recommendations to the HSE on applications for Type C posts. This advice is then provided to the Chief Executive Officer of the HSE for a final decision on requests for Type C posts.