Overseas chargeable patients: NHS debt and immigration rules

Information for NHS organisations on the administration and data sharing of NHS debt.

This publication was withdrawn on

This document has been withdrawn while we await an updated version reflecting the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018.



Supports NHS organisations on overseas chargeable patients, NHS debt, and immigration rules, including guidance on administration and data sharing.

Please note: this document is currently being updated to reflect the replacement of the Data Protection Act 1998 with General Data Protection Regulation 2018.

Published 1 August 2018