Status In progress
Developed As PHG

Provisional Schedule

Expected publication 18 December 2019

Project Team

Developer NICE Public Health and Social Care Guidelines Team

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Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
28 June 2019 - 09 August 2019 Draft guidance consultation
26 March 2019 Pre-consultation documents released
15 November 2018 Declaration of interests
11 May 2018 Committee meeting
17 October 2017 Committee list updated
25 September 2017 Scope published
10 February 2017 - 09 March 2017 Draft scope consultation
13 February 2017 Stakeholder list updated
10 February 2017 The draft scope is out for consultation with stakeholders. The scope defines what aspects the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. 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 9th March 2017.
09 January 2017 Scoping workshop held with stakeholders
09 January 2017 Scoping workshop
13 October 2016 A stakeholder scoping workshop has been scheduled to take place on 09/01/2017. Registered stakeholders have been informed
01 October 2016 New Public Health guideline commissioned, stakeholder registration now open

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