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Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)

The Nursing and Midwifery Council are an organisation which regulates nurses and midwives in the United Kingdom, and nursing associates in England. They set standards, hold a register, quality assure education and investigate complaints.

How we oversee the Nursing and Midwifery Council

We review the performance of the Nursing and Midwifery Council each year. We give our report to Parliament and publish our report on our website. We also review every decision made by the regulator's final fitness to practise panels.We include recent cases on this page. See more cases.

Read our latest performance review.

How is the NMC meeting the Standards in its latest review?Key facts for NMC review 2018



Lessons Learned Review

NMC Lessons Learned Review May 2018

Latest Performance Reviews

Performance Review - NMC 2017/18

Our latest performance review of the NMC details how they have met 22 out of 24 of our Standards of Good regulation. It is the first performance review published since our lessons learned review and the NMC has initiated a significant programme to address the concerns we highlighted in that report

Read our summary of the NMC's performance for 2017/18

Our two-page snapshot gives an overview of the NMC's performance for this year

Recent cases

Recent appeal decisions