FS50730159

The complainant has requested a report produced by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) into the North Devon Hospital’s maternity unit. Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust (the trust) refused to disclose the information citing sections 36(2)(b) and (c) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the trust is entitled to withhold the…

FS50814866

The complainant has requested information relating to the suppressed numbers from the disclosed information for cancelled operations. Barts Health NHS Trust (the Trust) refused to provide the suppressed numbers citing the exemption under section 40(2) of the FOIA (third party personal data) as its basis for doing so. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust…

FS50817898

The complainant requested information from the City of London Police relating to Action Fraud. The Commissioner’s decision is that the City of London 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…

FS50783314

The complainant submitted a request to the Cabinet Office for a copy of its Information Asset Register and a list of cost codes issued by the department. The Cabinet Office disclosed the list of cost codes but sought to withheld the Information Asset Register on the basis of section 31(1)(a) (law enforcement) of FOIA. The…

FS50785625

The complainant has requested the results of an investigation by the Standards and Testing Agency (STA) into allegations of maladministration at a Primary School. The complainant also asked for any communications, documents or notes relating to the results and investigation. The STA identified relevant information and sought to withhold this under section 36(2), 41 and…

FS50783312

The complainant submitted a request to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) for its Information Asset Register and a list of cost codes issued by the department. The DCMS initially withheld all of this information on the basis of section 31(1)(a) (law enforcement) and part of it on the basis of section…

FS50765579

The complainant has requested information relating to instances when time with or access to the Governor of the Bank of England was won or secured through charitable or social events. The public authority disclosed some of the information held. It withheld the names of the individuals who had secured visits to the Bank of England…

FER0771418

The complainant has requested information on a specific planning application with respect to the actions of a named officer. The Commissioner’s decision is that the London Borough of Barnet was entitled to rely on regulation 12(4)(b) – the request for information being manifestly unreasonable – to refuse to comply with the request. The Commissioner does…

FS50716460

The complainant has requested recorded information from Fareham Borough Council relating to planning application P/16/0557/AO submitted by National Grid IFA2 Ltd. The Council has withheld some information from the complainant in reliance on section 40(2), 41 and 43 of the FOIA. The Commissioner has decided that Fareham Borough Council is entitled to rely on section…