FS50733917

The complainant requested a copy of an audit report dated 2009 relating to forensic medical records. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) withheld the report in its entirety citing section 36(2)(c) (prejudice to effective conduct of public affairs) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that section 36(2)(c) was engaged but that the public interest favours…

FS50687412

The complainant has requested information relating to savings which the council said that it had made following the introduction of a new gas servicing and maintenance contract. The council provided an explanation of the savings it had made but the complainant argues that it has not supplied information which demonstrates how the savings stated by…

FER0706268

The complainant has requested information on the rental fee received for Leicester Square (the Square) during a specified time period. City of Westminster Council (the Council) handled the request under the Freedom of Information Act (the Act) and withheld the requested information under section 43 of the Act (prejudice to commercial interests). During the course…

FS50686813

The complainant has requested information with regards to recorded votes. Kempsey Parish Council (the council) provided a copy of its confidential notes, redacting the names of the councillors who voted under section 40(2) of the FOIA. During the Commissioner’s investigations the council advised the Commissioner that the redacted information was no longer held as they…