Welcome to the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman

We make final decisions on complaints that have not been resolved by the NHS in England and UK government departments and other public organisations. We do this fairly and without taking sides. Our service is free.


Delays to our service

The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact our service.  You may experience significant delays when you bring a complaint to us. We are very sorry about this. For more details please read our Coronavirus update

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