Freedom of information

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000 enables people to gain access to information held by public authorities in two ways: by public authorities making available some information as a matter of routine through a publication scheme; and general right of access, under which any person has the right to make a request for information held by a public authority.

What is the publication scheme?

The publication scheme is a complete guide to the information routinely published by Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, click here to view.   

Right of access to information

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has a duty to confirm or deny that we hold the requested information, and provide the information within 20 days unless it is subject to an exemption.  If you would like to make a request under FOI, please contact the FOI team using the contact details below. 

Note on copyright

Please note that information provided by us under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 is copyrighted to Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and is for your personal use only. If you wish to use this information for commercial purposes then, in accordance with the Regulations on the Re-use of Public Sector Information 2005, you must first ask our permission. Such re-use may or may not involve the granting of a licence and the application of a fee.

Contact details

You can send any Freedom of Information requests by emailing or writing to us at:

Freedom of Information
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
City Road
London EC1V 2PD

Tel: 020 7253 3411

If you are making a request for information, please note the following:

  • Please include a valid email address and contact number to help us process your request
  • If you are requesting information outlined in the publication scheme please state the class of information requested    
  • Personal information, such as health records, is exempt; information about how to request personal information held by Moorfields about yourself is included in 'how we use your information' in the 'your visit' section of this website. 

Last updated: 24th May 2019