Governance, procedures and policies

Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust merged with Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust on 1 April 2021. The new Trust is University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust.

The information on these pages covers the period before 1 April 2021. For information about the trust and its governance after this date, please visit

Standing orders

The Standing Orders, Standing Financial Instructions and Schemes of Reservation and Delegation describe the roles, responsibilities and procedural requirements of the Board of Directors.