Freedom of Information (FOI)

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 gives members of the public the right to request information from public authorities, such as the Trust. The Act was created to promote openess and transparency.

If you are unable to find the information you are looking for on our website, requests for information can be made, in writing, to:

Information Governance Manager
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Town Lane, Kew
Southport, Merseyside

Or via email at

You should be aware that exemptions can apply and not all information requested may be released. The Trust will not release personal or sensitive details of any description under FoI. If you require access to health records, please click here to download an application form. We cannot accept telephone requests or email requests.