Access to Information

There are a number of ways you can access information held by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust:

  • Under data protection law you are able to request a copy of any personal information we hold about you. This process is called Subject Access.
  • Under The Access to Health Records Act (1990) you can request health records relating to deceased patients.
  • Under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), you can request any other recorded information that is held by the Trust. For more information about Freedom of Information.
  • Under the Environmental Information Regulations (2004), you can request any recorded environmental information held by the Trust. You can make an Environmental Information request in the same way you can make a Freedom of Information request;