Policy paper

Evidence for the DDRB: pay round 2019 to 2020

Evidence submitted to the Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration (DDRB) by the Department of Health and Social Care for the 2019 to 2020 pay round.



The annual pay award for doctors and dentists is determined by the government following recommendations from the DDRB.

In making its recommendations, the DDRB takes evidence from:

  • the 4 UK governments
  • the British Medical Association
  • the British Dental Association
  • NHS Employers
  • other interested parties
Published 18 January 2019
Last updated 18 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated the attachment to correct the series information for graphs.
  2. First published.