Statutory guidance

Monitor's enforcement guidance

Information on how Monitor can take action against healthcare providers who hold an NHS provider licence.

Applies to England


Enforcement guidance

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This guidance explains:

  • when we may investigate
  • how we may investigate
  • who we may investigate - including NHS foundation trusts and other providers of NHS services

It also outlines the penalties we can impose if we find a provider has breached their licence.

Published 28 March 2013