Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement sets out the data processing practices carried out through the use of the Internet and the World Wide Web by the Skipton Fund.

Information collected

We collect personal information from visitors to this web site through the use of the online registration form and every time you e-mail us your details.

Use of personal information

The Skipton Fund will only use your personal information on behalf of the Department of Health who are acting for and on behalf of the Secretary of State for Health, the Scottish Ministers, the National Assembly for Wales and the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) (together "the UK health administrations") to contact you with information about the scheme and to administer your application (should you choose subsequently to apply). Your information will be held in the strictest confidence and will not be shared with any other organisation. If you subsequently choose not to apply for the scheme, we will delete your information from our database.

If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to these practices please contact us at

If you believe you qualify for a Skipton Fund payment, you may register online now.


Frequently Asked Questions
A: To qualify for a Skipton Fund payment you must have been infected with Hepatitis C as a result of treatment from NHS blood or blood products prior to September 1991.