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FOI – 2023-000079 Waste management and Sustainable Development Action Plans (HTML)

Published on 20 March 2023

Date received - 26 February 2023 | Date responded - 20 March 2023


I would like to request access to the most recent revision of the following documents:

  • Waste Management Action Plan (NHS Dumfries and Galloway)
  • Sustainable Development Action Plan (NHS Dumfries and Galloway)


I refer to your freedom of information request that we received on 26 February 2023.

I can advise you that we have now completed the search of our records and can provide you with the following information:

Under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information Scotland Act (FOISA) an organisation does not require to provide information if it does not hold that information. NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) does not hold this information. The Waste Management Action Plans and Sustainable Development Action Plans sit directly with the individual health board. I would recommend you contact NHS Dumfries and Galloway at who may be able to provide you with the documents requested.

I trust you will find the information of assistance and if you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact us.

If you are unhappy with any aspect of how we have dealt with your request you can make representations to us asking us to review the handling of your request.

If you require any further information please contact Associate Director Information Security & Governance, within 40 working days of the date of this correspondence.




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