Construction of Wentworth Bridge, 1993

Links and resources

Freedom of Information Act

FOI Fees Regulations

Statutory Codes of Practice

  • Codes of Practice issued by the Ministry of Justice, under the FOI Act which set out the practices public authorities should follow in dealing with FOI requests
    • Code of practice on dealing with requests
    • Code of practice on records management

Information Commissioner

  • The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) is the UK's independent authority set up to uphold the information rights in the public interest
    • Guidance on interpretation, exemptions, public interest tests, timings
    • Publication schemes
    • Data protection and personal information
    • Environmental Information Regulations

Ministry of Justice

  • The Ministry of Justice has responsibility for different parts of the justice system including Freedom of Information policy, providing the framework for the Act to be enacted properly by public authorities, providing guidance on best practice

Sectoral guidance

  • JISC Legal: guidance for the HE sector on Freedom of Information

Environmental Information Regulations 2004

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