FER0774097

The complainant has requested information considered at a council meeting regarding the disposal of a piece of council-owned land for development. Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council (SMBC) disclosed most of the information falling within scope of the request, apart from a small amount of financial information, which it said was exempt from disclosure under regulation 12(5)(e)…

FER0803867

The complainant requested from Middlesbrough Council information consisting of emails sent to and from a specific Council officer in relation to Middlesbrough Bus Station. The Council disclosed some information and decided to withhold the remainder. The complainant, however, is unhappy that the Council did not provide the information within the time period stipulated in Regulation…

FS50712354

The complainant has requested copies of specific emails sent in 2012. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is relying on section 12(2) of the Act to refuse to comply with the request. The Commissioner’s decision is that DWP is entitled to refuse to comply with the request, and the duty to confirm or deny…

FS50719341

The complainant has requested information relating to the organisational structure of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) between April 2017 and August 2017.  The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the balance of probabilities, the PHSO does hold information falling within the scope of the request. The Commissioner requires the PHSO to disclose all charts…

FER744581

The complainant has requested from Norfolk County Council (the Council) information regarding incomplete CIPP streets under the current Street Lighting Private Finance Initiative (PFI) Contract. The Commissioner’s decision is that the information relates to material still in the course of completion. The regulation 12(4)(d) exception is engaged and the public interest favours withholding the information.…

FS50716405

The complainant has requested information from the DVA relating to Approved Driving Instructors having been removed from the register of Approved Driving Instructors for criminal convictions.  The DVA disclosed some of the requested information to the complainant, however it refused to disclose the remainder, citing section 40(2) of the FOIA as a basis for non-disclosure. …

FS50725020

The complainant has requested information from North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust (‘NWAS’) on particular payments, NWAS’s policy on gifts and particular dates and times.  NWAS said it did not hold some information, confirmed that it had made one payment and confirmed that it had previously provided the complainant with its policy on gifts. The…

FS50719028

The complainant requested various items of information in respect of the routing of the T3 TrawsCymru bus service in Wales. The Welsh Government initially provided some limited information, withheld a small amount under section 40(2) and did not respond to all items of the request as it considered some were not valid requests for information…