The NCT will consist of:
- (i) Union Minister for Social Justice (Chairperson);
- (ii) Minister of State for Social Justice (Vice- Chairperson);
- (iii) Secretary of the Ministry of Social Justice;
- (iv) one representative from ministries including Health, Home Affairs, and Human Resources Development.
- Other members include representatives of the NITI Aayog, and the National Human Rights Commission.
- State governments will also be represented.
- The Council will also consist of five members from the transgender community and five experts from non-governmental organisations.
- The Council will also redress the grievances of transgender persons.