Our Guiding Principles

NHS Constitution

NHS Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group is committed to the NHS Constitution which establishes the principles and values of the NHS in England. It sets out rights members of the public, patients and staff are entitled to and pledges the NHS has committed to achieve.

The NHS Constitution brings together in one place details of what staff, patients and the public can expect from the National Health Service. It also explains what you can do to help support the NHS, help it work effectively and ensure that its resources are used responsibly.

NHS Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution

The pdf NHS Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (2.00 MB)  sets out arrangements by which the CCG will meet its responsibilities. It describes governing principles, rules and procedures to ensure accountability in the running of the organisation.

The constitution includes the following: 

  • Detail of our Members
  • Standing Orders
  • Terms of Reference for the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee and Primary Care Commissioning Committee
  • Delegated Financial Authority Limits

Further detail regarding the CCG’s governance arrangements is also set out in our Governance Handbook

Previous Constitution documents 

pdf NHS Fareham and Gosport Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (1.34 MB)

pdf NHS South Eastern Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (1.36 MB)

pdf NHS Southampton City Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (1.59 MB)

pdf NHS North Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (1.71 MB)

pdf NHS Isle of Wight Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (2.32 MB)

pdf NHS West Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group Constitution (761 KB)