FS50856403

The complainant requested from Birmingham City Council (the Council) information in the form of correspondence prior to a Council’s decision to restore an indemnity to a named primary school. The Council confirmed that it held information within the scope of the request but refused to disclose it under section 42(1) (legal professional privilege) of the…

FER0862675

The complainant has requested information about the installer of and maintenance records for, a pair of manhole covers. Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council stated that it held no information within the scope of the request. The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the balance of probabilities, the Council holds no further information within the scope of the…

FER0814598

The complainant requested information about the programme of works associated with flood defences of the River Elwy at St Asaph. Natural Resources Wales (‘NRW’) provided some information and applied regulation 12(4)(d) to some parts of request. At the time of its internal review NRW disclosed additional information. The complainant alleged that NRW had failed to…

FS50828864

The applicant has requested information relating to a major programme of works on a block of flats. The Commissioner’s decision is that London Borough of Enfield (the Council) was entitled to aggregate all six requests in accordance with section 12(4) of FOIA. However, it has failed to provide sufficient evidence to support the application of…

FER0848622

The complainant has requested information from the Council in relation to Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) developments.  The Council directed the complainant towards some of the information which was publicly available, and refused to disclose the remainder (“the withheld information) citing regulation 12(5)(b) of the EIR as a basis for non-disclosure.  The Commissioner’s decision is that…