How do I register as an independent healthcare setting with HIW?
Step one: Obtain DBS (formerly CRB) form
As part of your application, you will need to enclose a DBS form with the relevant documents.
You will need to obtain a DBS form by contacting the DBS on 0870 90 90 811 or by emailing email@example.com. You will have to ask for a form with the following Registered Body number – 25474000005. Guidance on completing the DBS form can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk/dbs.
Your completed DBS form and relevant documents to be checked must be sent in with your application, with a cheque for £44.00 to cover the cost of the check.
Step two: References
You will need to obtain a financial reference from a suitably qualified person (Bank Manager).
You will also need to obtain the following references:
Step three: Application forms
Step four: Statement of Purpose and Patient Guide
You will need to enclose with your application a copy of your Statement of Purpose.
Step five: Application fee
You will need to include a payment form or cheque with your application for the registration fee, the amount can be found in our guidance document.
Step six: Submitting your application form
Please email your completed application form and the extra forms needed to HIWregistration@wales.gsi.gov.uk.
Or in hard copy to:
Healthcare Inspectorate Wales
Last updated: 22/10/2013