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Obesity: Health Services

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 74934, tabled on 15 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the announcement in March 2021 of £70 million to support the expansion of weight management services, when further information will be provided on the proportion of funding that will be allocated to Tier 3 weight management services.

Answered on

23 November 2021

Of the £70 million announced in March 2021, £4 million has been allocated to Tier 3 and 4 adult specialist weight management services in 2021/22. NHS England is working with regional teams and integrated care systems to develop a recovery plan for specialist weight management services and bariatric surgeries as required by the Mandate.