Virginity testing/hymen inspections
Claire Hubble made this Freedom of Information request to NHS Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Group as part of a batch sent to 262 authorities
This request has been closed to new correspondence. Contact us if you think it should be reopened.
Dear NHS trusts,
I would like to request the following information under the Freedom Information Act 2000:
I am investigating requests for the inspection of a person's hymen for the purpose of verifying whether they have had sexual intercourse.
1. How many people have received a hymen inspection for this purpose since 2015?
2. How many people have requested to have a hymen inspection for this purpose since 2015?
Please provide the information electronically in a spreadsheet format.
Thank you for contacting us with your request for information.
We aim to send you a response by 1 December 2020 which is twenty working days from the date of your request. Our response will be sent on behalf of Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Group.
If we are unable to supply the information that you have asked for, or if a charge needs to be applied, we will let you know as soon as possible.
Please find attached the response to your request for information. The
response is sent on behalf of Greater Huddersfield CCG and North Kirklees
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