CMC Constitution


  • Promote the development of Chinese medicine in the UK
  • Collaborate and coordinate with the government on Chinese medicine legislation
  • Unite all professional societies in the practice of Chinese medicine under one umbrella for professional excellence and patient safety


  • Attend government discussions relating to Chinese medicine practice in the UK
  • Liaise with the MHRA and the European regulatory bodies on the THMPD (EU Directive 2004/24/EC) implementation relating to Chinese herbal medicine
  • Establish guidelines for safe practice for member organisations, including professional conduct, disciplinary procedures, reaccreditation and professional development and education
  • Promote the development of the Chinese medicine practice within mainstream medicine and the NHS healthcare system in the UK