Quality statements

Quality statements

Statement 1 Local authorities and healthcare commissioning groups have senior level physical activity champions who are responsible for developing and implementing local strategies, policies and plans.

Statement 2 Local authorities prioritise pedestrians, cyclists and people who use public transport when developing and maintaining connected travel routes.

Statement 3 Local authorities involve community members in designing and managing public open spaces.

Statement 4 Workplaces have a physical activity programme to encourage employees to move more and be more physically active.

Statement 5 Schools and early years settings have active travel plans that are monitored and updated annually.

Other quality standards that should be considered when commissioning or providing physical activity within the general population include:

A full list of NICE quality standards is available from the quality standards topic library.