Mental Health Act S12 (2) AC approvals

On behalf of the Department of Health TEWV manages the approvals function for all section 12(2) doctors and Approved Clinicians seeking approval and re-approval, under the amended Mental Health Act 1983, within the North of England. As such NEAP covers the North East, North West and Yorkshire regions.

Any S12(2) or AC application queries should be directly made to the NEAP office details provided below:


North of England Approvals Panel
West Park Hospital
Edward Pease Way
Co Durham
Fax: 01325 552386
Tel: 01325 552391

Approvals Manger:

Allison Mosley 

Panel Chair:

Dr Gill Bell

Panel Vice Chairs:

Dr Ed Silva (North West)
Dr John Frazer (Yorkshire)

Approval Coordinators:

Jayne Wall Tel: 01324 552389
Marjorie Wilson Tel: 01325 552338
Paula Hodgman Tel: 01325 552387

Area covered:

Yorkshire: North Yorkshire, East Riding of Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire 
North East: County Durham, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear 
North West: Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside

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