The Irish College General Practitioners (ICGP) is the professional body for general practice in Ireland. It is the representative organisation on education, training and standards in general practice. There are over 3,800 members and associate members and currently there are 787 doctors in training for the speciality of General Practice.
As the professional membership body, the Irish College of General Practitioners supports its members to deliver healthcare of the highest possible standard to patients and communities. College advocates for an Irish healthcare system where general practice is central to providing excellence in continuing personal care for all.
The College is the recognised body for the accreditation of specialist training in general practice in Ireland and is recognised by the Medical Council as the representative academic body for the specialty of general practice. At an international level the College is a member of the World Organisation of National Colleges and Academies and Academic Associations of General Practice (WONCA).