IC-132692-L2V0

The complainant requested information about a self-referral from Staffordshire Police following a coroner’s report. The Independent Office for Police Conduct eventually responded to the request, but outside the 20 working day timeframe. The Commissioner’s decision is that the IOPC failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and therefore breached section 10 of…

IC-127411-P0P1

The complainant requested information from the Metropolitan Police Service (“the MPS”) relating to the use of Violence Suppression Units. By the date of this notice the MPS had failed to provide a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that the MPS has breached section 10(1) of the FOIA in that it failed…

IC-127527-P9P2

The complainant has requested information relating to a proposed industrial poultry unit at Footbridge Farm. The Commissioner’s decision is that Shropshire Council (“the Council”) has failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and has therefore breached Regulation 5(2) of the Environmental Information Regulations (“the EIR”). The Commissioner requires the Council to take…

IC-114479-G2W4

The complainant has requested from Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council information relating to the number of injunctions that had been issued on its behalf against residents in the borough between two dates. The Council withheld the requested information under section 40(2) (personal information) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council was entitled to…

IC-89838-X9N2

The complainant requested information from Devon County Council relating to any allegations made against a business that they are associated with. The Council refused to confirm or deny if information was held under section 40(5B) (third party personal information) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that any information held by the Council that fell…

IC-129586-T5W7

The complainant requested information Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (“the Trust”) about staff redeployed due to Covid during the period March 2020 to date and other related information. By the date of this notice the Trust had failed to provide a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust has…

IC-130092-K8L4

The complainant has requested information from the NHS Commissioning Board (“NHS England”) relating to the effectiveness of the National Genomic Information System within the NHS. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England failed to respond to the request within 20 working days and therefore breached Section 10 of the Freedom of Information Act (“the FOIA”).…

IC-129580-F0V8

The complainant requested information NHS England about the allocation of tickets to the FA Cup semi-final and Carabao Cup final for London based NHS staff. By the date of this notice NHS England had failed to provide a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has breached section 10(1) of…

IC-94803-D6Z6

The complainant has requested certain statutory and regulatory information. The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (‘PHSO’) has advised that it does not hold the specific information requested. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: On the balance of probabilities, PHSO does not hold the requested information and has complied with section 1(1)(a) of the FOIA. The…

IC-86104-G2K9

The complainant has requested information associated with a ‘Type 2’ opt-out error identified in 2018. NHS Digital has categorised the request as a vexatious request under section 14(1) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: NHS Digital is entitled to categorise the complainant’s request of 16 January 2021 as vexatious under section 14(1)…