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Other ways to make a choice about sharing data Make your choice

You can make or change a choice for:

  • yourself
  • children under the age of 13
  • someone you can legally make decisions for

NHS Digital’s privacy notice explains how your data is used to apply your choice.

Make or change a choice for yourself or a child under the age of 13

You can make or change a choice for yourself by downloading and completing this form and emailing or posting it to the Contact Centre.

If you're a parent or legal guardian of a child under the age of 13, you can also use this form to make and manage a choice on their behalf.

Information:

Email: enquiries@nhsdigital.nhs.uk

Postal address:

National Data Opt Out
Contact Centre
NHS Digital
HM Government
7 and 8 Wellington Place
Leeds
LS1 4AP

You can also make or change a choice for yourself by phoning the NHS Digital Contact Centre.

The phone number is 0300 303 5678 – Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays).

A member of staff can:

  • help you use the online service
  • make or change a choice on your behalf
  • print and post a form to you

Make or change a choice for an adult

To make and manage a choice on behalf of someone else, you must be one of the following to the person:

  • health and welfare lasting power of attorney
  • property and financial affairs lasting power of attorney
  • Court of Protection deputy

Download and complete this form and email or post it to the Contact Centre (same email and postal address as above).

Page last reviewed: 10 July 2019
Next review due: 10 July 2022