You must tell us about abuse or allegations of abuse concerning a person using your service if any of the following applies:
- the person is affected by abuse
- they are affected by alleged abuse
- the person is an abuser
- they are an alleged abuser
How to notify us
Use our existing provider portal
If you already have an account you can notify us online through the CQC Provider Portal.
Email a Word form
If you do not have access to the Provider Portal, you can use this form to tell us about abuse or allegations of abuse concerning a person using your service.
If you are using assistive technology and have any issues using this form, please contact us to let us know. We will make reasonable adjustments wherever possible.
Email the completed form to HSCA_notifications@cqc.org.uk.