The Data Protection Act 1998, gives a patient, or their representative, with client consent, the right to apply for
access to their clients health records. The health records of the deceased are governed by the Access to Health Records Act 1990.
A request for Access to Medical records must be made in writing and a fee may be payable.
Please contact the surgery and ask for the Application form and guidance before you make the application as there are rules governing this process.
The Practice Manager will guide you through the application once your request has been received.