Primary care co-commissioning: approvals process and key dates

NHS England has published further information regarding the application process and key dates for CCGs who wish to apply in 2015/16 to assume new delegated and joint commissioning arrangements. The deadline for applications by CCGs for fully delegated commissioning of primary care in 16/17 is 2 October 2015. For joint commissioning arrangements, there are go-live dates of 1 October 2015, 1 January 2016 and 1 April 2016. Please contact your regional team in the first instance with any queries or email

Source: NHS England
Date: 16 June 2015