Please provide the following information:
- Whether your organisation has established any wholly owned subsidiary companies, the name of the companies and the date of establishment. Yes. RSCH Pharmacy Limited established 26th March 2014 and Healthcare Partners Limited established 10th November 2017
- Whether your organisation has transferred any assets to a wholly owned subsidiary, the value of those assets at transfer and the date that the transfer took place. No assets have been transferred to either of the subsidiaries.
- Copies of board papers where key decisions were take pertaining to wholly owned subsidiary companies.
This information is being withheld on the basis of the exemption contained within section 43(2) of the Freedom of Information Act (Commercial Interests). The Trust accepts that there is a public interest in how public money is spent; however there is also a need to withhold information that would prejudice the commercial interests of the Trust and/or third parties. In assessing the public interest, the Trust takes the view that this would be the case in this instance, hence decisions have taken place in the private section of the Trust Board meetings.