Any one has the right to know what personal information we hold about them, unless there is a good reason for not disclosing it. To ask to see information we hold about you you will need to:

  • Ask us in writing
  • Give us proof of who you are
  • Give us as much detail as you can to help us find the information about you more quickly

To ask to see information about Adult Social Care files, please contact Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust Opens in a new window.

What happens next

We will write and tell you we have received your request. We may also ask you for more details to help us find the information you are interested in.

We will respond to you within 1 month of receiving your request.  However, we may extend the deadline by a further 2 months where necessary, for example where the request is complex.

If you are not happy with our response or how we dealt with your request, you can ask the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to investigate. They also give advice on Raise a concern with the ICO Opens in a new window.