Dear NHS Business Services Authority,
I would like to know the cost of sending letters to British citizens living in the EU, advising them of how to prepare for Brexit?
Furthermore could you please tell me where this money came from? Was it from the overall NHS budget or from some other government department budget?
Dear Carol Harper
Thank you for your request for information about the following:
‘Dear NHS Business Services Authority, I would like to know :
1. the cost of sending letters to British citizens living in the EU,
advising them of how to prepare for Brexit?
2. Furthermore could you please tell me where this money came from? Was
it from the overall NHS budget or from some other government
Your request was received on 4 November 2019 and I am dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
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 web link:
The cost of issuing the letters was funded by the Department of Health and
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