149,350 members

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation


CQC consults on fees

* Join in to find members with similar interests, make connections, enlist on networks and start sharing information. It's useful and it's free.

Start sharing

If you've got news you'd like to share, let us know and we'll consider it for our news section.

CQC consults on fees

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has launched a consultation on the changes it proposes to make to the fees that providers of health and social care services should pay in 2012/13.

These fees will be used to cover the work of registering and monitoring providers’ compliance with government standards of quality and safety.

The consultation sets out to:

  • extend the scheme to include providers of primary care out-of-hours services entering the registration system from 1 April 2012.
  • reduce the fees in the middle bandings for providers of dental and independent ambulance services.
  • reduce the fee in the lowest level banding for providers of adult social care services without accommodation.