FS50731179

The complainant requested information from East Lindsey District Council (the Council) regarding rents charged for the Council’s kiosks/retail units at Grand Parade Entrance to Tower Gardens, Skegness. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council has correctly engaged section 43(2) (commercial interests) as the balance of the public interest favours maintaining the exemption. Therefore, the Commissioner…

FS50731558

The complainant has requested information concerning ambulance journeys taken by the complainant and her mother and a particular report concerning the complainant’s mother.  West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (‘WMAS’) withheld the requested information under section 40(2) of the FOIA as it considered it to be the personal data of third persons. The Commissioner’s…

FS50733157

The complainant has requested a copy of the process which the Parish Council uses to conduct internal reviews of information requests. The Commissioner’s decision is that Potto Parish Council’s response did not amount to discharging its duty under Section 1 of the FOIA and it therefore breached Section 1 of the FOIA. As the Commissioner…

FS50684947

The complainant has requested information from the Cabinet Office regarding the Iraq Inquiry. The Cabinet Office stated that it does not hold any further information to that previously provided to the complainant. In addition it subsequently relied on section 21 (information reasonably accessible to the applicant) since it had provided the complainant with the relevant…

FER0735334

The complainant has requested pre-planning application information relating to a specific planning application. The Commissioner’s decision is that the London Borough of Croydon (“the London Borough”) has now disclosed all the information within the scope of the request. However she also finds that the London Borough failed to issue an adequate refusal notice and therefore…

FER0724150

The complainant requested information from Waverley Borough Council (“the Council”) relating to the Waverley Borough Council Local Plan. Specifically, he wished to be provided with correspondence between the Planning Inspectorate and the Council between particular dates. The Council disclosed some of the correspondence during the course of the Commissioner’s investigation. The Commissioner’s decision is that…

FS50717378

The complainant requested information about reviews and assessments carried out on systems within South Wales Police’s Data Protection Department.  Following clarification of the request South Wales Police stated that it did not hold any information. The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the balance of probabilities, South Wales Police does not hold any recorded information relevant…

FS50735292

The complainant has requested information in relation to a property transaction between the public authority and Elim Pentecostal Church. The public authority revealed that it had published most of the information in scope save a small amount of financial information in connection to the value of the properties. It considered this information exempt on the…

FS50729313

The complainant has requested information about application for readerships at Edge Hill University over the last six years. The University disclosed some information to the complainant but considered it could not comply with the remaining parts of the request – information on research funding, research-based articles and supervision – without exceeding the appropriate cost limit…

FS50729904

The complainant has requested information relating to a review of waiting list times at the Trust. The Commissioner’s decision is that North Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Trust (the Trust) has correctly applied section 36(2)(c) – prejudice to the effective conduct of public affairs, but that the public interest favours disclosure. She further finds that section…