Public authorities include government departments, local authorities, the NHS, state schools and police forces.

Public authorities are obliged to publish certain information about their activities and members of the public are entitled to request information from public authorities.

The NHSCFA has adopted the Information Commissioner's Office model publication scheme and the Guide to our information provides an overview of the information that the organisation is committed to publishing under the scheme, the format in which the information is available and whether or not a charge will be made for the provision of that information.

How to make an FOI request

To make a request for information held by the NHSCFA, please email

Information on FOI requests received by the NHSCFA and the replies we provided can be found in our freedom of information disclosure log.