IC-44291-M3B5

The complainant has requested from Sheffield City Council (SCC) information, in general terms, about the medical qualifications of staff working in its Adult Social Care Commissioning Team (ASCCT). SCC refused to comply with the request on the grounds that it engaged sections 14(1) (Vexatious requests) and 14(2) (Repeated requests) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision…

IC-77384-Y8J9

The complainant has requested information relating to the abandonment of the procurement of services. NHS England has failed to provide a response to the request in accordance with the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has failed to respond to the complainant’s request of 28 July 2020 within 20 working days of receipt…

IC-46878-R8K0

The complainant has requested information on the underlying calculations to determine the cost, reported as £1 trillion, to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050. The Commissioner’s decision is that HM Treasury (“HMT”) has appropriately applied the exception at regulation 12(4)(e) as the request involves the disclosure of internal communications. However, the Commissioner finds that…

IC-71988-S3Z6

The complainant requested information from the Department of Health and Social Care (“DHSC”) relating to correspondence between the Health Minister, Lord Bethel, and Portland Communications. By the date of this notice the Council had not provided a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that the DHSC has failed to respond to the…

IC-44679-L7X8

The complainant has requested information about eIDAS – that is, electronic identification and trust services.  The Financial Conduct Authority (‘the FCA’) has said it does not hold the requested information. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: On the balance of probabilities, the FCA does not hold the specific information requested and has complied with section…

IC-42833-D0G5

The complainant has requested information relating to a planning application.  Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Council disclosed some information and withheld other information under the exception for the course of justice – regulation 12(5)(b).  The Commissioner’s decision is that Lewes District and Eastbourne Borough Council failed to disclose information within the statutory time limit and…

IC-43069-D1G6

The complainant has requested information about a grant awarded to a named rural centre.  The Rural Payments Agency (‘RPA’) has refused to disclose the information under regulation 12(3) of the EIR as it considers it to be the personal data of third persons. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: The requested information is the personal…

IC-39476-K2B3

The complainant requested from the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (“MHRA”) information in relation to two specific devices. The MHRA refused to comply with the complainant’s request citing section 44(1) (prohibition on disclosure) of the FOIA as its basis for this refusal. The Commissioner’s decision is that the MHRA has correctly applied section 44(1)…

IC-75450-N5P1

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about ministerial meetings.  The Cabinet Office has failed to respond to this request. The Commissioner requires the Cabinet Office to provide the complainant with a response to this request in accordance with its obligations under FOIA. The Cabinet Office must take these steps within 35 calendar days…

IC-42507-Y4S9

The complainant has requested from Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust (the Trust) contracts with car parking management services providers.                         The Commissioner’s decision is that on the balance of probabilities the requested information is not held. The Commissioner does not require any steps to be taken as a result of this decision. Powered by WPeMatico