The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act gives everybody the right of access to all information held by public authorities.
When you make a request
We’ll remove your personal details from the published version of our response to you. Please don’t add any personal details on the FOI request form under “Specify your Information Request”.FOI requests procedure (149KB)FOI complaints procedure (107KB)An acknowledgement will only be issued when working priorities permit.
Our publication scheme
We have adopted the model publication scheme and we publish in line with the definition document for the Health Sector (PDF: 162KB).
Information about you
You can apply for the personal data we hold about you by making a Subject Access Request (SAR).
Any questions, comments or complaints about how we have dealt with your request for information should be sent to:
Head of Internal Governance
Newburn Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: 0191 203 5484
Fax: 0191 244 6842
If you’re not satisfied with our response to your concern, you can contact Mark Dibble, Corporate Secretary, on 0191 244 6468 or in writing at the above address.