Following the sad news of the death of Her Late Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, the Inquiry’s first preliminary hearing, which was scheduled for 20 September, has been postponed. This preliminary hearing for Module 1, which will examine the UK’s resilience and preparedness for the coronavirus pandemic will take place at 10am on Tuesday 4 October. Read more…
The UK Covid-19 Inquiry has been set up to examine the UK’s response to and impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, and learn lessons for the future.
The Inquiry’s work is guided by its Terms of Reference which are published on the Terms of Reference page.
Module 1 Preliminary Hearing
The UK Covid-19 Inquiry team and I extend our deepest condolences to His Majesty the King and all the Royal Family on the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Baroness (Heather) Hallett.
Today the UK Covid-19 Inquiry opens its second investigation, Module 2, which will examine political and administrative decision-making of the UK and devolved governments. There will be particular focus on early 2020.