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National Services Division Commissioning for Scotland's Health

How to apply for national designation

Screening Programmes

Policy on establishing new screening services is set by the Scottish Government, under advice from the UK National Screening Committee.

Specialist Services and National Managed Clinical Networks

For national specialist services and national managed clinical networks, the National Specialised Services Committee (NSSC) will review proposals and make recommentations on whether national commissioning is appropriate. Further infomation on the NSSC and the application process can be found at the national designation process.