THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
The Freedom of Information Act 2002 came into force in January 2005. The Practice Publication Scheme Document is available to view. Requests for information under the Act must be made in writing and contain details of the applicant and the information that is being sought. A charge may apply for such requests.
Further information is available at http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk/pages/freedomofinformation.aspx