General Data Protection Regulation and Data Protection Act 2018 (GDPR)

The management of all personal information we hold about our patients is a priority for all members of Rydings Hall SurImage result for gdpr locked information imagesgery team. In order to meet our obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 and Data Protection Act 2018 we have published two Privacy Notices - one for patients aged under 13 and the other for patients aged 13 and over. These can be found via the links below.

In addition we have reviewed all policies which relate to the management of personal information and updated these to ensure they meet the 2018 legal framework. If you have any questions about the 2018 regulation and law please contact the practice


GDPR Privacy Notice Patients

GDPR Privacy notice Children

National Data Opt Out Programme


From 25th May 2018 patients who wish to opt out of sharing their medical information for reasons other than direct care should do so via the national programme. This can no longer be done via your surgery. Please see the information below.

National Data Opt out Information