COVID-19 – Notice under Regulation 3(4) of the Health Service Control of Patient Information Regulations 2002

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Notice from the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care under the Health Service (Control of Patient Information) Regulations 2002, requiring NHS England and NHS Improvement to process confidential patient information for purposes related to COVID-19.


Guidance for organisations on processing of confidential patient information when the COPI notices expire.

Updated 10 June 2022.


Notice of expiration of COVID-19 control of patient information (COPI) notices.

Published 18 May 2022.