Freedom of Information


The Freedom of Information (FOI) 2014 Act came into effect on October 14th 2014 and gives people the right to access records held by Government Departments and certain public bodies which includes the National Office of Clinical Audit.

The FOI Act 2014 provides that every person has the following legal rights:The right to access official records held by public bodies prescribed under Section 12 of FOI Act (FOI bodies); The right to have personal information held on them corrected or updated where such information is incomplete, incorrect or misleading under Section 9 of FOI Act; and The right to be given reasons for decisions taken by FOI bodies that affect them under Section 10 of FOI Act.

Please submit all FOI requests in writing by email to  

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