FER0773271

The complainant has requested from Stratford-on-Avon District Council a copy of an email together with attachments sent to it by a private individual in relation to a potential planning control matter. Stratford-on-Avon District Council withheld the requested information in its entirety under regulations 12(3), 12(5)(b) 12(5)(f) and 13(1) of the EIR. The Commissioner’s decision is…

FS50711330

The complainant has requested information relating to a planning application.  Hertsmere Borough Council confirmed that some of the information was not held and withheld other information under the exceptions for interests of the information provider (regulation 12(5)(f) and internal communications (regulation 12(4)(e)).  During the Commissioner’s investigation the council dropped its reliance on regulation 12(4)(e) but…

FS50749491

The complainant has requested various items of information in respect of the Welsh Government’s direct engagement with Horizon Nuclear Power Limited and Hitachi Limited commencing September 2014 to date and concerning the proposed Wylfa Newydd development. The Welsh Government refused the request by virtue of section 12 FOIA and regulation 12(4)(b) EIR. The Commissioner’s decision…

FS50799508

The complainant has requested information relating to the Senior Manager Review. The BBC refused to comply with the request under section 12 FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the BBC was correct to apply section 12 FOIA and that it was not therefore obliged to comply with the request. The Commissioner also considers that the…

FS50804158

The complainant has made a request for information relating to contracts and change form. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has failed to respond to the complainant’s request within 20 working days of receipt and has therefore breached section 10(1) of the FOIA. The Commissioner requires NHS England to provide the complainant with a…

FER0763308

The complainant has requested information with regards to a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) and his property. The council initially provided some information, but stated no information was held to part of the request. During the Commissioner’s investigation, the council located the remaining information to the request. The Commissioner’s decision is that the council breached regulation…

FER0790204

The complainant has submitted a request for information to East Riding of Yorkshire Council about the Council’s cooperation with Hull City Council under the Local Plan. The Commissioner has previously issued a decision notice in which she found that the Council had not responded to this request in accordance with the EIR, and required the…

FS50735101

The complainant has requested the University of Leicester (the university) to disclose the distribution of scores given to professors in the department of Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour (the department) during the review undertaken by the Senior Staff Pay Committee. The university refused to disclose the information citing section 40(2) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision…

FS50764905

The complainant has requested a report into the performance of the Interim Executive Board (IEB) of a named school. The Department for Education (DfE) disclosed some information but refused to disclose the report in its entirety under the exemptions provided by section 36(2)(c) – otherwise prejudice the conduct of public affairs, and s40(2) – third…