You can now comment on this draft quality standard.

Note that this is an extension to the consultation exercise which was held from 6 March to 3 April 2020.  The content of the quality standard remains unchanged. If your organisation commented previously, you do not need to resubmit your comments. However, if you have additional comments that you would like to submit, you are welcome to.

Closing date for comments: Friday 18 September 2020 at 5pm

Read the consultation documents

Background information

How to comment

Use our Comments form and email it to: by 5pm on Friday 18 September 2020.

Stakeholder organisations

If you’re commenting for an organisation, your organisation needs to be registered as a stakeholder before we can accept comments.

Not eligible to be a stakeholder? Contact the stakeholder organisation that most closely represents your interests and pass your comments to them.


If you are not a member of an organisation and are commenting as an individual please use the comments form above.

Comments received from individuals are not summarised in the briefing paper presented to the committee but are included as an appendix. These comments are not made available on the NICE website.

Would you like to support this quality standard

If you would like your organisation to formally support this quality standard please email to express an interest. Those who support quality standards must be national organisations who meet the eligibility criteria.








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