Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act gives anyone a general right to request access to all types of recorded information held by public authorities such as NHS Wakefield CCG.

The aim of the Act is to create a climate of openness in public services and to inform people how public authorities make their operational decisions and how public money is used.

View the latest Freedom of Information Disclosure Log.

Contact our Freedom of Information Team

If the information you require about the CCG is not on our website, please make an FOI request: 


Telephone: 01924 315803

Write to us:

FOI Team

NHS Wakefield CCG

White Rose House

West Parade



Information we do not hold

NHS Wakefield CCG does not hold the following information for all of our commissioned services.

  • Numbers of procedures carried out
  • Referral data
  • Waiting list size and times
  • Diagnosis of conditions

For all Acute/Hospital data please direct your request to our local Acute Trust - The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust at

For all Mental Health Services (Adult and Child) data, please direct your request to our Mental Health Service - South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust at

We collaborate with the local authority 'Wakefield Council' for the following services:

  • Wheelchair and Integrated Care and Equipment Services (ICES)
  • Short Breaks

Wakefield Council are the lead commissioner for these services therefore we do not hold any of the information regarding these services, please direct your request to Wakefield Council

Complaints about operation of the publication scheme

If you have any issues with obtaining information listed in the publication scheme you should contact our governance team. Email or write to the Governance Officer, NHS Wakefield CCG, White Rose House, West Parade, Wakefield, WF1 1LT.

Costs of obtaining information

For information regarding cost of reproducing documents please see our FOI Policy (this link opens a PDF document).

Re-use of information available through this site

There are legal conditions about re-use and copyright of information that is available on this website – to learn more see re-use of public sector information outlined in the FOI policy.

More information and guidance about the FOI Act

You can find further information on the FOI Act by visiting the Information Commissioner’s Office website.

Environmental Information Regulations (EIRs)

The Environmental Information Regulations 2004 allows people to request access to environmental information held by public authorities such as NHS Wakefield CCG. Further guidance on the Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations can be found on the Information Commissioner's Office website