2016 to 2021 strategy

Page last updated: 22 April 2022

About this consultation

We asked for your help to develop our strategy for the next five years:

  • Our vision for regulating the quality of health and adult social care services.
  • The proposals we've set out on how we aim to achieve this.
  • The equality, diversity and human rights impacts we have considered.

Consultation documents

CQC's strategy 2016 to 2021: consultation document

CQC's strategy 2016 to 2021: equality impact assessment


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Audio version

The audio version of our consultation document is in six parts.

Part 1


Part 2


Part 3


Part 4


Part 5


Part 6


Download all six parts in MP3 format as a single zip file.