Consultation outcome

NICE: triennial review

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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The main conclusion of the review was that NICE performs necessary functions and should continue to operate as an executive non-departmental public body. The review report also contains recommendations to improve performance, governance and efficiency.

Original consultation


Seeks views on the role and performance of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

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Consultation description

The department reviews its arm’s length bodies once every 3 years.

This triennial (3 yearly) review looks at what NICE does and how.

We want to know what you think of NICE, including:

  • whether NICE needs to continue in its current form
  • how NICE is performing
  • whether NICE is providing good value


Published 1 December 2014
Last updated 21 July 2015 + show all updates
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