Information frequently requested through FOI

Agency / bank spend

Monthly spend on agency and bank staff:  Bank-Agency-Information 30.08.23.xlsx 35KB  . This spreadsheet will be updated quarterly.

Use of  off-framework agencies

The Trust does not use off-framework agencies.

Car parking

The Trust does not charge for parking on its owned sites. Some staff are based or visit sites that are owned and operated by other Trusts. Parking charges for these sites are at the discretion of the owning Trusts. Staff are able to claim charges that are eligible within the expenses policy.


Number of Covid deaths:

The total number of Covid deaths at CPFT is available for you to access from the NHS England website, which publishes information on all CoVid-19 deaths in NHS England Trusts. The file may be found at Look under the heading 'Data' and there is a downloadable file called COVID 19 total announced deaths followed by the date of the most recent figures. This file is updated daily.

Causes of death

The Trust does not hold mortality data - for example, whether a patient died solely of Covid. Mortality data is held by NHS Digital, who may be reached at

PCR testing

The Trust does not undertake any PCR testing.

Hard and soft facilities management

Hard and soft FM service contracts



Indicative spend


Contract start date

Length of contract

Extension periods

Number of sites covered

Office and building cleaning





Five years

5 x 1


Lift service and maintenance

CBRE via their sub-contractors


Various hard FM services


Five years

5 x 1


Food provision

OCS via their sub-contractors


Provision of cook/chill


Five years

5 x 1


General waste

Amey Cespa


Removal of general waste


Three years

2 x 1


Laundry service

OCS via their sub-contractors


laundry service


Five years

5 x 1


*This information is commercially confidential and is exempt under section 43 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.


Imaging equipment

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust is a provider of community and mental health services. The Trust does not provide imaging services.

We do not have equipment for:

  • Endoscopy
  • CT Scan
  • MRI
  • Nuclear Medicine imaging (gamma cameras)

For these we suggest you contact the local Acute Trusts, who will be better placed to assist in your query.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust:

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust:

Interpretation / translation

Interpretation and translation information may be found in this spreadsheet:  Interpretation-Translation.xlsx 34KB. Interpreting services are provided by DA Languages. The provider was contracted through the CCS RM971 Framework. The current contract expires in September 2024. The Trust does not record data in a way that allows us to breakdown the total spend or number of bookings between telephone, face to face, video, or written translation/interpretation

Public health funerals

The Trust does not carry out public health funerals.

Robotic process automation

The Trust does not use robotic process automation (RPA).

Rostering and job planning

Information on rostering and job planning is available via this link: Rostering and Job Planning.xlsx [xlsx] 14KB

As a patient

As a patient, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Patient Advice and Liaison service  Contact the Trust