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In line with our commitment to openness, we publish a wide range of documents every year, from our Annual Report to our business plans.



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NSS Directors Report Accounts 2013/2014

18/12/14 | NSS Headquarters

NHS National Services Scotland Directors’ Report & Accounts for the Year to 31 March 2014


NHS National Services Scotland Public Sector Sustainability Report 2013/2014

06/11/14 | NSS Headquarters

The Scottish Government’s key driver for improved environmental and sustainability performance is the Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 and associated emissions targets which require Scotland to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 42% by 2020 and 80% by 2050 relative to 1990.

NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) has a key role in supporting NHSScotland and an ambition to lead by example and influence others across Scotland to respond to the legislative requirements.

This report is set out using Public Sector Sustainability Reporting Guidance and relates to how we are responding to the challenges of the Climate Change Act across our estate and operations. It aims to be clear and open and help influence improved performance management in relation to sustainability across NHSScotland and the wider public sector.



Data Protection Subject Access Request form

05/11/14 | NSS Headquarters

The Data Protection Act gives people the right to know what personal information an organisation has about them. To use this right, they can make what is known as a subject access request. This is a 7-page form to be used by people making a subject access request. It describes the information we require, and the process we follow, to respond to a subject access request.


NHSScotland National Cleaning Compliance Report Quarter 2

03/11/14 | Health Facilities Scotland


National Cleaning Compliance Report
Domestic and Estates Cleaning Services
Performance 2014/2015

Quarter 2: July 2014 – September 2014

2014-15 Cleaning Monitoring Report Quarter 2 v1.0 [PDF 907Kb]


NSS Board and EMT Expenses Q1 and Q2 2014/2015

21/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

NSS Board and EMT Expenses paid in Q1 and Q2 2014/15


NSS Annual Report 2012-13

16/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Every year we produce our Annual Report to show Parliament and the general public how we have spent the resources allocated to National Services Scotland, and how we have performed against our targets for the financial year.


2014 Annual Review Letter

15/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Letter from Alex Neil MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing summarising both the main points discussed and actions arising from the NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) Annual Review and associated meetings at the NSS Headquarters in Edinburgh on 13 August 2014.



2014 Independent Auditors Statement

15/10/14 | NSS Headquarters

Independent auditor’s statement to the members of NHS National Services Scotland on the summary financial statement.


Register of Interests as at 30 September 2014

30/09/14 | NSS Headquarters

Register of Interests as at 30 September 2014


Equality Impact Assessment Initial Screening

16/09/14 | Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service

Equality Impact Assessment Initial Screening


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