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This consultation ended 23 February 2021.

Consultation period:
1 December 2020 to 23 February 2021
Last updated:

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We would like your views on whether to continue to allow home use for early medical abortion up to 10 weeks gestation after the pandemic.

Consultation documents

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Additional information

We are consulting on:

  • whether the temporary approval has had a positive impact on abortion services for women
  • risks and safety concerns
  • how this has affected other NHS services
  • whether there are benefits in relations to safeguarding and women's safety
  • how this will affect people from different backgrounds and from economically disadvantaged areas
  • whether the temporary changes should become permanent