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The guidance includes the following topics:
Chapter 1: ALBs and their classification
Chapter 2: What should be considered when deciding whether a new ALB is required?
Chapter 3: Reclassification, mergers, restructures and closures
Chapter 4: Alternative delivery models
Chapter 5: Considerations on location of the ALB
Chapter 6: The approval process for setting up new ALBs