Policy Documents

The Trust`s policies and procedures relate to its operation, staff, facilities, health and safety, risk management and services provided to patients.

Please note: 

  • We are in the process of reviewing the policy template document and policy procedures.  For guidance on the current review and approval process please use the link to the policy approval process document. Download the policy approval document.
  • The requirement for a checklist to be completed and submitted with reviewed policy documents. Download the checklist.


Policies Search - Due to the discontinuation of Google Site Search the policies search box has been removed.

Policy Help

If you are unsure of the process to follow within any of the policies you should initially speak to your line manager. If you are still unsure please email the policy help desk on policyhelpdesk@cumbria.nhs.uk or 01228 602029.

If you require written communication, including any of our publications, to be translated into another language or format, such as Braille, large print or audio, contact:

Communications Department
Portland Place, 
CA11 7QQ