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Request Reference: 7496 Request Date: 15 Feb 2018
Request: Please could you provide a breakdown of the expenses for your board members for 2017/18 and 2016/17? Please also state any occasion when a member travelled business class or above for rail or air travel, and the reason for this. If this exceeds the cost limit under section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide the expenses for the five most senior board members?

Status: Complete
Response Date: 15 Mar 2018
Response: Board Member Expenses Under Section 21 of the Act, we are not required to provide information in response to a request if it is already reasonably accessible to you. The information you requested is available from: https://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/what-we-do/our-board The information can be located near the bottom of the webpage and titled ‘View the board members’ expenses and declared hospitality’ Under Section 22 of the Act we are not required to provide information in response to a request if it is already planned to be published at a later date. As the information is published quarterly the information for January to March 2018 is not yet available and is intended to be published on our website at the link shown above no later than the 30 June 2018. Rail and Air Travel Board Members – Non-Executive Members Rail travel is booked first class and air travel is booked economy in line with DHSC expenses policy. Board Members – Executives Rail travel is booked standard class and air travel is booked economy in line with NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) policy.