Privacy notice - Care Quality Commission

This document details the privacy notice for the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Publication date:
15 May 2018
Date range:
May 2018 - May 2021


The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is an organisation established in English law by the Health and Social Care Act. The CQC is the regulator for English health and social care services to ensure that safe care is provided. They inspect and produce reports on all Health and Social Care Services.

The law allows CQC to access identifiable patient data as well as requiring this organisation to sharecertain types of data with them in certain circumstances, for instance following a significant safety incident.

For more information about the CQC visit their website here

We are required by Articles in the General Data Protection Regulations to provide you with the information in the following 9 subsections.