IC-45122-Z0R4

The complainant requested from the NHS Commissioning Board (NHS England) information regarding the orthodontic procurement process run by NHS England. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and has therefore breached section 10 of the FOIA. The Commissioner requires NHS England to take the…

IC-55691-D6F5

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about a contract. 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-52639-C8L9

The complainant requested information about public toilets. The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the basis of the available evidence, Olney Town Council (“the Council”) has failed to issue a response to the request, that complies with the FOIA, within 20 working days and has therefore breached section 10 of the FOIA. The Commissioner requires the…

IC-55695-V2H9

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about services provided by a private company. 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…

IC-45086-X2H1

The complainant requested from West Berkshire Council (the Council) information in relation to a local football ground. The Council refused to comply with the request under regulation 12(4)(b) of the EIR (manifestly unreasonable request). The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council correctly applied regulation 12(4)(b) of the EIR. The Commissioner does not require the Council…

IC-66027-S2X1

The complainant requested from the Department of Health and Social Care (“DHSC”) information relating to “Exercise Cygnus”. By the date of this notice, the DHSC had not issued a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that the DHSC has failed to complete its deliberations on the balance of the public interest within…

IC-48721-Y7C0

The complainant has requested information regarding whether disciplinary action was taken against a specified employee. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is entitled to rely on section 40(2) to withhold this information. The Commissioner does not require DWP to take any steps regarding this request. Powered by WPeMatico

IC-45237-Z3P7

The complainant has requested information relating to vehicle registration numbers (VRN’s) and the DVLA’s position on whether these constitute personal data. Initially the DVLA refused to treat the requests as valid requests for information under the FOIA. This was later rectified and the DVLA issued a revised response, which complied with its obligations under the…

IC-48300-Y3T3

The complainant made a number of requests to the City of York Council (“the Council”) for information regarding the creation of a road. The Council did not respond to the complainant’s first request and refused the third request under regulation 12(4)(b) of the EIR (manifestly unreasonable). The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council has failed…