FS50796995

Summary wording for website: The complainant has requested information about the Safeguarding Investigation Unit. The Commissioner’s decision is that Sussex Police 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 Sussex Police to…

FS50723217

The complainant has requested information relating to the proportion of the budget for the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) awareness advertising campaign that went towards paying for the right to use a named celebrity’s image in that campaign. The FCA applied sections 40(2) (third party personal data) and 43(2) (commercial interests) of…

FS50755007

The complainant has requested information about research projects funded by named organisations in the Department of Aerospace Engineering (AERO) at the University of Bristol (the university) from1 January 2015 to the date of his request on 6 November 2017. The Commissioner’s decision is that the university is entitled to rely on section 12(1). However, she…

FS50712364

The complainant has requested information regarding the Department for Work and Pensions’ expenditure defending its employees in legal actions. DWP initially informed the complainant that it did not hold the requested information, however, it subsequently amended its position and relied on section 12 of the Act as identifying and collating the information would exceed the…

FS50761729

The complainant submitted a request to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) seeking communications between the FCO in London and the British embassy in Washington concerning General Michael Flynn. The FCO provided the complainant with some information falling within the scope of his request but sought to withhold further information on the basis of sections…