Freedom of Information

Guide to Freedom of Information requests

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) was formed on 1 April 2020 following the merger of University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and Weston Area Health NHS Trust. 

The information on this page is historic. Visit the UHBW Freedom of Information page for the latest information. 


Our classes of information 


Who we are and what we do

What we spend and how we spend it

What are our priorities and how are we doing

How do we make our decisions

Our Policies and Procedures

Lists and Registers

Freedom of Information Index


Making a request under the Freedom of Information Act

Anyone can make a request for information held by the Trust. We have 20 working days to comply with a request and the clock starts ticking as soon as it is received.


Please email all requests to

Write to us 

If you have any queries about the Freedom of Information Act, please contact the Data Protection Officer on 01934 636363 or write to:


Data Protection Officer                                                                                                                                        

Brent Knoll Executive Offices

Weston Area Health NHS Trust
Grange Road
BS23 4TQ

 For access applications for patient information, under the Access to Medical Records Act, please see Patient Rights and Responsibilities.