Access to NHS records transferred to places of deposit (PDF document)
Guidance on access to NHS(E/W) records. This needs updating to take account of 20YR, and I would welcome comments, but we may wait until the GDPR/Brexit dust settles a little.
Places of Deposit (web-page/directory)
Our new directory of local places of deposit and the organisations (including NHS) which should be transferring to them.
General information on 20 year rule, including lists of eligible transferred records 2015.
Record transfer report for local bodies (web-page)
Published returns form organisations which transfer records under Public Records Act, including NHS.
NHS Digital Organisational Data Service (web-page)
Tables of NHS organisations and facilities, including data back to 1996.
NHS Information Governance Toolkit (web-page/directory)
Toolkit draws together the legal rules and central guidance set out by Department of Health policy and presents them in in a single standard as a set of information governance requirements. The toolkit has now been replaced by the Data Security and Protection Toolkit available on the NHS Digital website.