(1) There shall be a National Development Planning Commission.
(2) The Commission shall consist of—
(i) a Chairman who shall be appointed by the President in consultation with the Council of State;
(ii) the Minister responsible for finance and such other Ministers of State as the President may appoint;
(iii) the Government Statistician;
(iv) the Governor of the Bank of Ghana;
(v) one representative from each region of Ghana appointed by the Regional Coordinating Council of the region;
(vi) such other persons as may be appointed by the President having regard to their knowledge and experience of the relevant areas and roles pertaining to development, economic, social, environmental and spatial planning.
(3) The National Development Planning Commission shall be responsible to the President.