SSSC responses to consultations

Our written responses to major external consultations are available on this page.

If you would like to find out more about any of these responses, or other consultations that may not be listed here, please contact the Strategic Performance and Engagement Department by emailing: communications@sssc.uk.com.

In the interests of ensuring maximum transparency, we make every effort to secure consent to publish all responses in full, subject only to necessary redactions in the interests of data protection. The SSSC has to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

In April 2018 The Scottish Government held a consultation on the new national standard for early learning and childcare. The SSSC’s response is attached.

In April 2018 the Nursing and Midwifery Council held a public consultation on changes to their fitness to practise function. The SSSC’s response is attached.

In March 2018 the Scottish Government held a consultation on developing their new Suicide Prevention Action Plan. The SSSC’s response is available below.

The UK Government held a consultation on the secondary legislative framework for Social Work England. The SSSC’s response is attached.

The Scottish Government held an engagement exercise on a Discussion document to support further engagement on Safe and Effective Staffing in Health and Social Care. The SSSC’s response is attached.