IC-46295-D1J8

The complainant has requested information from the Executive Office (EONI) regarding the amount of money provided to SAVIA (Survivors and Victims of Institutional Abuse). The EONI disclosed some of the requested information to the complainant, with personal information redacted as per the provisions of section 40 of the FOIA. It also withheld some information, citing…

IC-44256-C7X7

The complainant requested from Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council (“the Council”) information relating to a planning application reference LA01/2018/0134/F. The Council provided the complainant with some information relating to his request, and confirmed that these are the only minutes that the Planning Department hold. The Council stated that it does not hold any other…

IC-91436-H2H0

The complainant has requested information about the Alternative Dispute Resolution (‘ADR’) Regulations. The Financial Ombudsman Service (‘FOS’) has refused to disclose the requested information under section 21(1) of the FOIA as it considers the information is already reasonably accessible to the complainant by other means. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: FOS is entitled to…

IC-58919-T8H2

The complainant has requested details about the Project Alpha database from the Metropolitan Police Service (the “MPS”). The MPS provided some of the requested information but refused the remainder citing the exemptions at sections 31(1)(a) and (b) (Law enforcement) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that section 31(1) is properly engaged and that the…

IC-101856-W1T6

The complainant requested information from North Yorkshire County Council (the Council) relating to an Ofsted inspection at Lady Lumley’s School, Pickering in 2019. The Council had failed to provide a substantive response by the date of this notice. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council failed to respond to the request within 20 working days…

IC-101325-N6Q6

The complainant requested information from the Health and Safety Executive (“HSE”) relating to an investigation concerning an addressed property. The Commissioner’s decision is that the HSE failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and has therefore breached regulation 5(2) of the EIR. The Commissioner requires the HSE to respond to the complainant’s…

IC-102411-N4B9

The complainant requested various information held by Westminster City Council (the Council) regarding a specified property. The Council had failed to provide a substantive response by the date of this notice. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and has therefore breached section 10 of…

IC-51872-N8D3

The complainant has requested information associated with a planning application. Dartmoor National Park Authority (‘DNPA’) has disclosed information it holds that is within scope of the request, but the complainant considers that DNPA holds further relevant information. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: Other than one letter to the complainant discussed at paragraph 22 of…

IC-102229-P1N2

The complainant requested information regarding the availability of specialist psychiatric beds for young people with eating disorders. The NHS Commissioning Board (NHS England) acknowledged the request on 23 March 2021 but had failed to provide a substantive response by the date of this notice. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England failed to respond to…

IC-101104-Z3G4

1. The complainant requested a copy of a response provided by Sheffield City Council (the Council) to The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman (LGO) as a result of their investigation into a recent complaint. Sheffield City Council acknowledged the request on 11 February 2021 but had failed to provide a substantive response by the…