This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. I'm fine with this Cookie information
Follow is on Twitter Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram
COVID-19 (Coronavirus info)

Information and guidance for public, NHSGGC staff, and community-based services.  Hospital visiting restrictions now in place.

Medical Staff Leave: Management Guidelines

The document "Medical Staff Leave: Management Guidelines" provides medical staff and managers with information on the process to be followed when applying for various types of leave, how it should be recorded and who can approve it.

The types of leave covered are:

  • annual leave;
  • study leave - European and outwith Europe;
  • other forms of leave which adversely impact on direct clinical care.

The document also includes a copy of the leave request form, which should be used for each application for leave.


Please note:-  Staff should make themselves aware of the changes to the Business Travel Policy which comes into effect from 1st July 2019.   Staff will no longer be able to arrange their own travel when the costs exceeds £50, (excluding bus & taxi journeys).  All travel will need to go through the purchasing department travel team and must be booked electronically (use the travel form link below) paper copies will no longer be accepted.  You will no longer have an option to claim back expenses for travel exceeding £50.

Please use the links below for the Purchasing Department Travel Team contact details and Travel Form



Last Updated: 25 July 2019