Policy paper

Childhood obesity: government response

Government’s response to the House of Commons Health Select Committee report on childhood obesity.



This sets out the government’s response to the conclusions and recommendations in the Health Select Committee’s report, Childhood obesity – brave and bold action.

The government’s Childhood obesity: a plan for action aims to reduce levels of childhood obesity, improve the health and wellbeing of children, and contribute towards reducing future pressures on the NHS and society.

Published 9 September 2016