Last updated 15 November 2013
This is the website for the Scottish Public Inquiry into Hepatitis C/HIV acquired infection from NHS treatment in Scotland with blood and blood products. It was set up by Scottish Ministers under the Inquiries Act 2005. It was announced by Nicola Sturgeon MSP, the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing on 23 April 2008. The Rt Hon Lord Penrose is the Chairman of the Inquiry.
The Right Honourable Lord Penrose
Work on the Final Report is now in its concluding stages. Further work on Statistics has led to an extended timescale for its completion. Subject to the length of time required for the warning letters process, it is anticipated that it will be published in March 2014. To see the Guidance Note in Relation to Warning Letters, please follow this link Guidance Note in Relation to Warning Letters [DOC - 373Kb]