FER0809814

The complainant has requested information about the Kype Muir Wind Farms power cable connection.  Scottish Power Energy Networks (SPEN) initially disputed that it is a public authority for the purposes of the EIR.  It has now accepted this is the case but, at the date of this notice, SPEN has not provided a response to…

FS50800552

The complainant has requested information relating to University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS Improvement (NHSI) has correctly applied section 14(1) of the FOIA to this request. The Commissioner does not require the public authority to take any steps as a result of this decision notice. Powered by WPeMatico

FS50806191

The complainants submitted a request to the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (the Council) for copies of various electricity supplier bills for a particular property. The Council refused to disclosed the information on the basis of section 43(2) (commercial interests) of FOIA. The Commissioner has concluded that the requested information is exempt from disclosure…

FS50801236

In two requests, the complainant has requested the number of graduates achieving particular grades in three MSc courses, and ethnicity information about those graduates, across two years.  Birkbeck, University of London (‘Birkbeck’) released relevant information having anonymised some of it under section 40(2) of the FOIA (personal data).  The complainant said he has not received…

FS50811970

The complainant has requested information from Highways England Company Ltd (“Highways England”) relating to the assessment scores of all bidders for Lots 1-11 of the Area 13 and 14 Construction Works Framework. Highways England refused to disclose part of this information citing section 43(2) (prejudice to commercial interests) as its reason for doing so. The…

FS50813877

The complainant requested information pertaining to measurements taken at a nearby property including the precise make and model of the tape measure that was used. The Commissioner’s decision is that Aylesbury Vale District Council has disclosed all the information it holds within the scope of the request and has therefore discharged its duty under section…

FS50781777

The complainant has requested the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI) to disclose any communication between the CCNI and the Northern Ireland Public Service Ombudsman (NIPSO) in relation to the publication or withholding of NIPSO’s investigation report on a named individual and the CCNI. Initially, CCNI refused to confirm or deny whether it held any…

FS50822951

The complainant requested information about the appointment of a chief executive. The Commissioner’s decision is that Northamptonshire County Council has disclosed all the information which it holds and has therefore complied with its duty under section 1 of the FOIA. The Commissioner does not require any further steps to be taken. Powered by WPeMatico

FS50799102

The complainant has requested from Selly Park Girls’ School (‘the School’) a detailed list of maths topics that students in a particular year group will be taught.  Having originally advised the complainant that it did not hold the requested information, the School’s revised position is that it holds relevant information but it is exempt from…

FS50802485

The complainant has requested information about his company held by the Department for Transport (DfT), including emails between named individuals and any other information referencing him or his company. The DfT provided some information under the subject access provisions but withheld information covered by the FOIA under section 41, 42 and 43. During the Commissioner’s…