Status In progress
Developed As CG

Provisional Schedule

Expected publication 24 January 2018

Project Team

Developer National Guideline Alliance


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
15 November 2017 Stakeholder list updated
12 October 2017 Committee meeting: 11 (2 day meeting)
19 September 2017 Consultation on the draft guideline is complete and the guideline is being reviewed in the light of comments received. The final guideline will be published on the website. The expected publication date is January 2018.
31 July 2017 - 18 September 2017 Draft guidance consultation
31 July 2017 31st July to 18th September 2017 - The draft guideline is out for consultation with stakeholders. To get involved in the consultation, please comment via your registered stakeholder organisation. If your organisation is not yet a registered stakeholder, they can register via the link above. NICE is unable to accept any comments after the consultation deadline (19th September 2017)
15 June 2017 Pre-consultation documents released
11 May 2017 Committee meeting: 10 (2 day meeting)
01 June 2016 Equality impact assessment published
05 May 2016 Committee list updated
05 May 2016 Scope published
03 March 2016 Committee meeting
02 December 2015 - 13 January 2016 Draft scope consultation
10 November 2015 Scoping workshop
27 June 2015 Recruitment for the Committee Chair and one member closed on 24 July 2015.
17 June 2015 We are recruiting a chair and one member for the committee.
11 June 2015 The referral was received from NHS England as part of the Institute's work programme.

For further information on the guideline development process, please read how we develop NICE guidelines