Your Data Matters

National Data Opt Out

Compliance with the national data opt-out policy

The deadline for health and care organisations to comply with national data opt-out policy is now 31 July 2022. The deadline has been extended again, to enable health and care organisations to focus their resources on the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

[posted 19.04.22]


National Data Opt Out

 What is the National Data Opt Out

Types of Opt Out


Type 1 Opt-out form

Make your choice

Choose if data from your health records is shared for research and planning.

If you wish to register a Type 1 Opt-out with the practice before data sharing starts with NHS Digital, this should be done by returning this form by 23rd August 2021.

Patient Data Choices: Setting up a national data opt-out preference

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