IC-45878-G1X0

The complainant has requested a specific briefing note, minutes of a meeting and any information relating to a previous FOI request referred to the ICO and which was the subject of an appeal to the First Tier Tribunal. The Council originally applied section 14 FOIA as it considered the request to be vexatious but subsequently…

IC-37799-Q9V8

The complainant has requested speed data from a SID (Speed Indicator Device). Hertfordshire County Council (the council) responded that it does not hold the information. The Commissioner’s decision is that the council does hold the requested information. The Commissioner requires the public authority to take the following steps to ensure compliance with the legislation. Issue…

IC-49754-L4D9

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

IC-44654-C3Z9

The complainant has requested the address or addresses of the retailer(s) from which two specific lottery tickets were purchased. The position of the Gambling Commission (‘the Commission’) is that it does not hold the requested information. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: On the balance of probabilities, the Commission does not hold the information the…

IC-53479-Z0N8

The complainant has requested from East London NHS Foundation Trust (the “Trust”) information about aspects of its mental health treatment services. The Trust refused to provide the requested information, citing section 12(1) of the FOIA – that the cost of complying would exceed the appropriate limit for compliance. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust…

134/2020 : 29 October 2020 – Judgment of the Court of Justice in Case C-243/19

Veselības ministrija Social security for migrant workers The refusal by a patient’s Member State of affiliation to grant prior authorisation for the reimbursement of cross-border healthcare costs when effective hospital treatment is available in that Member State but the method of treatment used is against the insured person’s religious beliefs brings about a difference in…

IC-54208-J0H8

The complainant requested information from the London Borough of Croydon about conflict of interest procedures. The London Borough of Croydon has failed to respond to this request. The Commissioner requires the London Borough of Croydon to provide the complainant with a response to this request in accordance with its obligations under FOIA. The London Borough…