Age range change for cervical screening
The National Cervical Screening Programme (NCSP) will be changing the recommended starting age for cervical screening from 20 to 25 years in 2019.
This change will take place in November 2019. Here you will find all the information you need to know about this programme change and how this will impact women and health providers.
In this section
The clinical evidence and background to the programme change.
Answers to questions about the age range change for cervical screening in 2019.
Page last updated: 29 November 2019