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…

FS50740124

The complainant has requested from Bassetlaw District Council information regarding the intention of British Telecom (BT) to remove a number of payphone booths from villages within the Bassetlaw area. The Council provided the complainant with copies of two letters sent to the Council by BT. However, the complainant was of the opinion that the Council…

FS50730429

The complainant has submitted two requests for recorded information from Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council. The information the complainant seeks relates to a police investigation of a complaint about a dummy CCTV camera at a specified address. Having first refused the complainant’s requests in reliance on section 14(1) of the FOIA, on review, the Council determined…

FS50759165

The complainant requested information from Kirby Muxloe Parish Council in relation to a councillors’ audit report. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council has breached section 10(1) of the FOIA in that it failed to provide a valid response to the request within the statutory time frame of 20 working days. The Commissioner requires the…