In the NHSmail service, the term Local Administrator (LA) means the resource that manages email accounts. Typical LA duties include:
- being the first point of contact for users they manage
- re-setting passwords, creating / closing accounts and creating distribution lists.
The below table shows the day-to-day local administration responsibilities for accounts according to the registration route chosen.
|Registration route||Responsible for managing the accounts|
|National Administration Service (NAS)||NHSmail central team – known as NAS or firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Local registrations||NHS trust, CSU or ICB that sets up your accounts|
|Last Reviewed Date||19/10/2022|