The Royal College of Podiatry is comprised of three business entities: The Royal College of Podiatry; The College of Podiatry Trust, which is an educational charity; and Arch Support, which is a charity offering help to members in need.

Governance is the framework of rules and practices in which the separate members of the group operate, ensuring accountability, fairness and transparency in their relationships with all their stakeholders. It provides a structure for the smooth running of the company, the Board of Directors (Council), its Committees and the Executive Team

The main governing documents of The Royal College of Podiatry are its Articles and By-Laws, which are available in the membership area.  

Arch Support is a registered charity governed by a Deed of Trust.

The College of Podiatry Trust is an incorporated charity and is governed by its Articles.