IC-44636-D4D4

The complainant requested from Chelmsford City Council information consisting of planning documentation associated with the approved class for a specific property. The Council stated that all relevant documents requested were accessible in its planning portal, except legal advice that the Council sought and received in relation to this property. The Council cited the exemption provided…

IC-50675-N0B4

The complainant has requested the Unique Reference Number (URN) of a particular care home. The Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills refused to provide the information as it considered that the particular information requested fell outside the scope of the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that the requested information is held by…

IC-52757-N3K0

The complainant has made a request for information relating to the data anonymisation method used for providing data to Palantir and Faculty AI. Despite the intervention of the Commissioner, the NHS Commissioning Board (NHS England) has not provided a response to the request in accordance with the FOIA. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England…

FS50910371

The complainant requested information about the costs incurred by the Crown Prosecution Service in relation to a specified set of proceedings. The Crown Prosecution Service neither confirmed nor denied whether it held the requested information, citing the exemption at section 40(5) FOIA (personal information). The Commissioner decided that all the information that had been requested…

IC-47215-Y1J2 (was FER0882407)

The complainant requested discretionary assessment criteria used by the Department for Infrastructure in respect of applications for Blue Badges. The Department refused the request in reliance on the exception at regulation 12(4)(e) of the EIR. The Commissioner’s decision is that the exception is engaged and that the public interest in maintaining that exception outweighs the…

IC-38106-B4B2

The complainant has requested information regarding a proposed flood wall. The Commissioner’s decision is that Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council has correctly relied upon regulation 12(5)(e) to withhold the requested information. However it failed to issue an adequate refusal notice within the statutory time periods and therefore breached regulation 14. The Commissioner does not require any…

IC-45015-B1N2

The complainant has requested information about its clinical advisors from the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (‘PHSO’). PHSO has categorised the request as vexatious under section 14(1) of the FOIA and has refused to comply with it. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: The complainant’s request is a vexatious request under section 14(1) of the…

IC-47525-N0K6

The complainant requested information from the Cabinet Office about specified records. 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-39238-J4G0

The complainant has requested information regarding parking policies configured into a council system. The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the balance of probabilities, North Tyneside Council is not withholding any information in scope of the request. The Commissioner does not require any steps. Powered by WPeMatico

IC-40829-F7Q1

The complainant requested information from the MoD about electronic radiosondes.  The MoD has failed to complete its public interest test considerations within a reasonable time in accordance with its obligations under the FOIA. The MoD must provide a substantive response to the request within 35 calendar days of the date of this decision notice. Powered…