Local authority assessments

We will look at how local authorities meet their duties under Part 1 of the Care Act (2014).

We will use a subset of quality statements in our new assessment framework.

This is interim guidance for local authorities. We will review and update it after our pilot assessments.

Our pilot assessments and initial formal assessments

Draft version of the assessment framework we will use to assess how well local authorities are performing

We have completed 5 pilot local authority assessments. 

Working together to share data and evidence

What evidence we will use and how we will collect it

How we will score, rate and report on performance

The Secretary of State for the Department of Health and Care publishes the objective and priorities for this work