Permanent Committees

Committees consist of members of the Health Council of the Netherlands and other experts. About 30 Committees are usually active at the same time. There are ad hoc committees, which are formed for a specific advisory report, and permanent committees that handle the permanent activities of the Health Council of the Netherlands. These permanent activities are specified on this site for each area of activity.

  • Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Safety (DECOS)
    •  Subcommittee on the Classification of Carcinogenic Substances
    • Subcommittee on the Classification of Substances Toxic to Reproduction
  • Electromagnetic Fields (EMV)
  • Ethics and Law
  • Fitness to drive
  • Identification of Environmental and Health Issues
  • Nutrition
  • Population Screening (BVO)
  • Vaccinations
    • Subcommittee Vaccination of Employees