Guide to Information (Publications Scheme)
Our Guide to Information (Publication Scheme) is published in accordance with Section 19 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Information Commissioner’s Office Model Publication Scheme. It aims to give the public access to information routinely published by us. It will contribute to our culture of openness and accountability and facilitate better public understanding of how we operate.
Our Publication Scheme is divided into seven sections:
• Who we are and what we do
Organisational information, locations and contacts, constitutional and legal governance.
• What we spend and how we spend it
Financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts.
• What our priorities are and how we are doing
Strategy and performance information, plans, assessments, inspections and reviews.
• How we make decisions
Policy proposals and decisions. Decision making processes, internal criteria and procedures, consultations.
• Our policies and procedures
Current written protocols for delivering our funations and responsibilities.
• Lists and registers
Information held in registers required by law and other lists and registers relating to the functions of the authority.
• The services we offer
Advice and guidance, booklets and leaflets, transactions and media releases. A description of the services offered.
Information held by the Trust that is not published under this Guide to Information or the website can be requested in writing.
When requesting information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Freedom of Information Officer, Communications Department, AD89, Trust Headquarters, East Surrey Hospital, Canada Avenue, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 5RH