Date 6 July 2021
Enquiries to Information Governance Team
Direct Line 01224 551319
Dear Mr Hewitt Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
I refer to your e-mail received 2 July 2021, requesting: “Would it be possible to view the numbers of deaths, caused by Corona virus in
Morayshire from 1/1/21 through to 30/6/21.”
I can now respond as follows:
Would it be possible to view the numbers of deaths, caused by Corona virus in
Morayshire from 1/1/21 through to 30/6/21.
There were16 deaths in Moray during 2021 where Covid (U07) has been listed as a cause
of death on the death certificate.
Under section 20 (1) of the Act, if you are dissatisfied with the way NHS Grampian has
dealt with your request, you have a right to request a review of our actions and decisions
in relation to your request, and you have a right to appeal to the Scottish Information
A request for review must be made within 40 working days and should, in the first
instance, be in writing to: Directorate of Corporate Communications, Foresterhill House,
Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZB or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Requests for appeal can be made by using the Scottish Information Commissioner’s online
service at www.itspublicknowledge.info/Appeal or should be made in writing to: Scottish
Information Commissioner, Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St Andrews, Fife, KY16
9DS Telephone: 01334 464610, Fax: 01334 464611.
If you remain dissatisfied following an appeal to the Scottish Information Commissioner
your recourse is to the Court of Session on a point of law.
Information Governance Manager & Deputy DPO