FOI Compliance Statistics

We are a 'public authority' as defined in the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Because of this you have the right to request access to information held by us.

The Freedom of Information Act requires us to respond to such requests within 20 working days. The table below shows how well we've done against this requirement. It also features some additional information about the responses we have provided.

We update this table on a quarterly basis. The figures shown below relate to the period 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018.

Requests Received
How many requests did we receive within the reporting period? 15
How many of those were we still processing at the end of the reporting period? 1
Responses Provided
How many responses did we provide within the reporting period? 15
How many of those did we provide within 20 working days? 14
How many took us longer than 20 working days to process? 1
Information Provided
In how many cases did we provide all the information requested? 7
In how many cases did we not hold any of the information requested? 2
In how many cases did we refuse the information in full based on an exemption under the Act? 1
In how many cases did we refuse part of the information because of an exemption or because we did not hold it? 5
How many requests were referred for internal review? 1