IC- 87699-P7Z3

The complainant submitted a request for information to the Welsh Government in respect of a decision not to let Welsh patients have a postal service for prescriptions, and whether any discussions had taken place, or were planned to take place in relation to ensuring that the clinically extremely vulnerable could obtain their medication during the…

IC-126709-R7Q9

The complainant requested information from the NHS Commissioning Board (“NHS England”) relating to the pathway/referral process, the Individual Funding Review panel and NHS England’s targets for replying to correspondence from MPs. By the date of this notice, NHS England had not provided a substantive response. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has failed to…

IC-82744-N8C2

The complainant has requested the Department of Health and Social Care (the DHSC) to disclose the number of lateral flow test kits to be supplied under the contracts of two referenced TED notices. The DHSC refused to disclose the requested information, citing section 43 (commercial interests) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the…

IC-125468-Q9Y2

The complainant has requested information regarding the resurfacing of a highway. The Commissioner’s decision is that Vale of Glamorgan Council (“the Council”) has failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and has therefore breached Regulation 5(2) of the Environmental Information Regulations (“the EIR”). The Commissioner requires the Council to take the following…

IC-70344-W3P9

1. Summary wording for website: The complainant has requested information from Warrenpoint Harbour Authority (WHA) regarding communications between it and various third parties with reference to current Tribunal proceedings 2. The Commissioner’s decision is that WHA has correctly applied section 12(1) of the FOIA to the complainant’s request. 3. However, the Commissioner finds WHA in…

IC-89840-P0M6

The complainant has requested information relating to .Loan Charge and Loan Charge Settlement statistics. The Commissioner’s decision is that HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has correctly cited section 12(1) – cost of compliance exceeds the appropriate limit, in response to the request. The Commissioner does not require HMRC to take any steps. Powered by WPeMatico

IC-125946-T5V7

The complainant requested information from Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (“the Trust”) relating to all surveys submitted by the domestic services department staff. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust failed to respond to the requests within 20 working days and therefore breached Section 10 of the Freedom of Information Act (“the FOIA”). Powered by…

IC-62068-N9G9

The complainant submitted a request to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) describing a scenario where an accountant is aware that a client failed to submit a tax return and sought any information, policies and guidance HMRC held about such a scenario. HMRC explained that it did not hold any information in the scope of the…

TechDispatch receives the 2021 GPA Global Privacy and Data Protection Award

TechDispatch receives the 2021 GPA Global Privacy and Data Protection Award francesco Tue, 10/19/2021 – 15:14 Wed, 10/20/2021 – 12:00 The EDPS TechDispatch report is the winner of the Global Privacy and Data Protection Award in the category ‘education and public awareness’ of the Global Privacy Assembly. Read blogpost by Thomas Zerdick, Head of Technology…

IC-91544-B7V9

The complainant has requested information relating to any actions, interventions or projects undertaken by the British Museum intended to review any subjects or collections that may have origins in slavery or racism. The Museum confirmed that it held information within the scope of the request, specifically external correspondence received from the public which the museum…