It is the mandate of the Standing Committee on Health to maintain oversight over the Executive member and the Department , including the implementation of legislation and to hold them accountable to the Western Cape Provincial Parliament; and to consider and report on legislation, other matters and Annual Reports referred to it by the Speaker.

In fulfilment of its mandate the committee must facilitate public participation and involvement in the legislative and other processes of the committee; conduct its business in a fair, open and transparent manner; promote co-operative governance; and report regularly to the House.

    Hon Wendy Philander (DA)    
Hon Reagen Allen (DA) Hon Lorainne Botha (DA) Hon Rachel Windvogel (ANC) Hon Melikhaya Xego (EFF)  
    Alternate Members    
  Hon Gillion Bosman (DA) Hon Ricardo Mackenzie (DA) Hon Mireille Wenger (DA)  
  Hon Ayanda Bans (ANC) Hon Ntombezanele Bakubaku-Vos (ANC) Hon Nosipho Makamba-Botya (EFF)