NHS foundation trust governors: a brief guide to your duties

An introduction to the role and duties of NHS foundation trust governors.



This brief guide to the role of NHS foundation trust governors is for:

  • current governors
  • anyone thinking about standing for election as a governor
  • other interested audiences such as patients and the public, NHS foundation trust leadership teams and staff, other NHS bodies, members of Parliament and the media

Please read Your statutory duties: a reference guide for NHS foundation trust governors for further details.

Published 26 March 2014