IC-39334-R9L5

The complainant has made a 110 part request for information relating to electroconvulsive therapy, serious incidents, restraints, seclusion and medication errors. The Trust refused to comply with the requests as it said it would exceed the cost limit under section 12 FOIA to do so. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust was correct to…

IC-39228-H4Q6

The complainant has made a 110 part request for information relating to electroconvulsive therapy, serious incidents, restraints, seclusion and medication errors. The Trust refused to comply with the requests as it said it would exceed the cost limit under section 12 FOIA to do so.  The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust was correct to…

IC-40759-P5J0

The complainant has made a 110 part request for information relating to electroconvulsive therapy, serious incidents, restraints, seclusion and medication errors. The Trust refused to comply with the requests as it said it would exceed the cost limit under section 12 FOIA to do so. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust was correct to…

IC-52766-L8P1

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about Brexit. 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 of…

IC-52765-Z7R8

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about Brexit. 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 of…

IC-38381-J7N5

The complainant requested information about a death in police custody. The Independent Office for Police Conduct (‘the IOPC’) refused to comply with the request on the grounds that it was vexatious within the meaning of section 14(1) of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the IOPC was entitled to rely on section 14(1) of…

IC-45533-J2X5

The complainant has requested from West Lancashire Borough Council (“the Council”), copies of all correspondence relating to advice given regarding the development brief for land between specific areas. The Commissioner’s decision is that the Council was entitled to withhold the requested information under regulation 13 of the EIR. The Commissioner does not require the Council…

IC-40812-X6B9

The complainant has requested information about s106 contributions in respect of the development of a new Aldi Store in Malmesbury. Wiltshire County Council disclosed some information and withheld other information under the exceptions for the confidentiality of proceedings (regulation 12(5)(d)) and commercial confidentiality (regulation 12(5)(e)). During the course of the Commissioner’s investigation the public authority…

IC-47162-K7K1

The complainant has requested information relating to allegations made against Derek McCulloch deceased. The BBC confirmed that it did not hold the requested information under section 1(1)(a) FOIA. The Commissioner considers that on the balance of probabilities, there is no recorded information held by the BBC under section 1(1)(a) FOIA falling within the scope of…

IC-48802-C4T6

The complainant has requested information from the University of Hull (‘the University’) about applicants to its undergraduate Medicine course. At the date of this notice, the University has not provided a response to the request. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: The University has breached section 10(1) of the FOIA as it has not provided…