BMA and government agree mediator for pay dispute talks

Talks to resume as the BMA junior doctors committee and the government agree to explore mediation.

16 May 2024

Yesterday, the British Medical Association (BMA) junior doctor committee and government announced that they have entered a new intensive phase of talks and have mutually agreed to explore mediation, facilitated by an external mediator.

We will publish further information as and when it becomes available.

NHS Confederation media statement

Read the statement from the NHS Confederation.

External media statements

Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

British Medical Association.