General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR)

How and why general practice shares your data with NHS Digital for planning and research:

NHS Digital Transparency Notice


Under data protection law we must tell you about how we use your personal information. This includes the personal information that we collect from and share with other organisations and why we do so. We do this through Transparency Notices. Read our main Transparency Notice.

This additional Transparency Notice provides details about the personal information that GP practices are sharing with us under our General Practice Data for Planning and Research data collection.

We use the term patient data to refer to personal information in the rest of this notice.

Please see the notice below relating to Opting Out of sharing your NHS Data: