Standard methodology for joint thematic inspections

Date of publication
24 July 2018

This methodology provides guidance for the four criminal justice inspectorates to plan and carry out joint thematic inspections.

Standard methodology for joint thematic inspections (PDF, 910.39 kB)

We have developed this methodology to assist joint inspection leads and team members. It gives them a menu of options and points to consider when designing a joint thematic inspection.

It also gives organisations we inspect a clearer idea of how we design and carry out these inspections.