General Patient Records – 8 years after conclusion of treatment
Children & Young People – Until the patient's 25th birthday. Or if the patient was 17 at conclusion of treatment, until their 26th birthday or 8 years after the patient's death if sooner.
Maternity – 25 years after the birth of the child, including still births
Clinical Trials – 15 years after completion of treatment
Litigation – Records should be reviewed 10 years after the file is closed. Once litigiation has been notified (or a formal complaint received) images should be stored until 10 years after the file has been closed
Mental Health – 20 years after no further treatment considered necessary or 8 years after death
Oncology – see Oncology records