"The Plenary Assembly nominates or establishes delegates or permanent commissions so that they might examine permanently matters relating to a particular kind of problem or a particular position of people; the Presidency can set up commissions ad tempus" (CCEE Statutes).

Through its Commissions, CCEE organizes various meetings which translate into real and effective collaboration of the particular churches where this collaboration reveals itself to be more necessary and urgent. Each Commission supports initiatives devised by the individual Bishops’ Conferences in different pastoral spheres. The CCEE Commissions are always chaired by a President who co-ordinates the work and supports the Commission’s initiatives.

CCEE’s Commissions are: