The Council of Churches in Zambia’s secretariat comprises of Administration & Finance and Six (6) operational departments, referred to as programmes. CCZ is structured in a way that each programme has a programme officer coordinating it while the Head of Programmes is responsible for providing leadership to the development and overall coordination of all programme activities.

CCZ’s six (6) Programmes are:-

1. Emergency & Development Programme

2. Social & Economic Justice (SEJ)

3. Gender & Health

4. Education, Theological and Ecumenical Programme

5. Youth Programme

6. Children’s Programme