Expected timeline for the review process

Review activity Anticipated timeframe

Establishment of contact list

Final quarter 2020


Governance Committee appointments

Final quarter 2020


Horizon scan for new evidence

First quarter 2021


Online scoping survey

First quarter 2021


Expert Committee appointments

Third quarter 2021


Review scope finalised

First quarter 2022


Contract evidence reviewers

Second quarter 2022


Call for supporting evidence on finalised review topics

Second quarter 2022


Evidence review

Third quarter 2022


Guidelines drafted

First quarter 2023


Public consultation

Second quarter 2023


Independent expert review

Final quarter 2023


Final revision of Guidelines

First quarter 2024


Development of implementation plan

Second quarter 2024


Guidelines released

Second quarter 2024