Official websites of UK Government regulatory bodies responsible for health and housing matters.
Food Standards Agency
Provides information on food safety in the UK, including news, regulations and research.
General Medical Council
Regulates the activities of practising medical doctors in the UK, all of whom must be registered with the GMC. Site describes the functions of the Council and provides guidance for doctors and the public.
Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
Protects against risks to health or safety arising out of work activities, conducts and sponsors research, promotes training, provides information and advice, and proposes regulations and codes of practice.
Housing and Housing Policy
Information from the Department for Communities and Local Government concerning policy and information on housing issues.
Human Fertilization and Embryology Commission (HFEC)
Licences and regulates fertility treatment and research.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Independent Government body providing national guidance on the promotion of good health and the prevention and treatment of ill health.
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Advises NHS bodies in Scotland about the status of new medicines. Advice, submissions, minutes.
Last update:July 27, 2013 at 14:10:00 UTC