Code of governance for NHS provider trusts

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An updated code of governance for NHS provider trusts which sets out an overarching framework for the corporate governance of trusts. The new code will cover both foundation trusts and NHS trusts.

The code will come into effect from 1 April 2023 and replace the 2014 NHS foundation trust code of governance.



Accessible version.

The NHS provider licence was updated on 1 April, any references in this guidance to condition FT4 now relate to NHS2.