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7. This publication scheme

In this class we will publish any changes we make to this publication scheme, the criteria on which our information management policies are made and a referral point for all enquiries regarding Information management generally in practice.  We will also publish any proposed changes or additions to publications already available.

Cost of Information

For the most part, we will only charge for hard copies, or copies onto media.  Charges are as follows and will be reviewed regularly.

Access from our website - free of charge

Single hard copies - free of charge

Multiple hard copies, or archived copies will attract a charge for photcopying, retrieval and postage. We will inform you of the cost of these charges that will have to be paid in advance.

E-mail will be free of charge.

Part 3. Useful Resources


Information Commissioner - www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk

Lord Chancellors Department - www.dca.gov.uk

NHS Freedom of Information - www.foi.nhs.uk


NHS Openness Code -www.dh.gov.uk/PolicyAndGuidance/FreedomOfInformation/fs/en

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - www.opsi.gov.uk/


Material available through this publication scheme is copyright unless otherwise indicated. Unless expressly indicated to the contrary, it may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium, provided it is done so accurately in a manner that will not mislead.  Where items are re-published or copied to others, you must identify the source and acknowledge copyright status.  This permit  does not extend to third party material, accessed through the scheme.

For HMSO Guidance notes see www.opsi.gov.uk/advice/crown-copyright/copyright-guidance/index.htm