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Freedom of Information

Freedom of Information Requests

Make a Request for Information


We will have 20 working days in which to give a full response. We will write to you to:

  • acknowledge your request
  • say whether a fee is required to provide  the information requested
  • ask for more details if required
  • let you know of any reason your request may be refused or if any of the information you have requested falls under exemptions
  • give a timescale for completing your request if that information cannot be provided immediatly or if a third party must be consulted

Where information can be disclosed, we will normally provide you with a copy of the information or a summary, or let you inspect our records. If we do not hold the information requested, we may be able to transfer your request to another public authority that does.

Environmental Information

If the information you request relates to the environment, it will be handled in accordance with the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIR)