The Care Quality Commission (CQC) regulates all health and social care services in England. The commission ensures the quality and safety of care in hospitals, dentists, ambulances, and care homes, and the care given in people’s own homes.

CQC is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department of Health.


Our announcements

Our consultations

  1. Local area SEND consultation

    • Consultation outcome
  2. Joint targeted area inspections

    • Consultation outcome

See all our consultations

Our publications

Our statistics

  1. Women’s experiences of maternity care in England

    • Official Statistics
  2. Adult inpatient survey 2005 to 2014

    • Official Statistics

See all our statistics