What is 资讯自由?
的 资讯自由 Act 2000 (FOI) gives people the general right to see recorded information held by public authorities.
的 Act helps people get a better understanding of how public authorities carry out their duties, make decisions and spend public money.
在信息自由, anybody may request information from any public authority, including higher education institutions, which has functions in England, Wales and/or Northern Ireland.
的 Act confers two statutory rights on applicants:
- To be told whether or not the public authority holds the information they request; and if so,
- To have that information communicated to them.
十大堵博正规信誉网址 is legally required to answer all written enquiries and requests for information from any person or organisation in the world within 20 working days, subject to certain exemptions.
In order for a request to be valid under FOI, it must include the Applicant's name and address, as well as a description of the information requested.
的 public also have access to information within the 出版计划.
How do I make a 资讯自由 request?
In order to make a request for information from 十大堵博正规信誉网址 under the 资讯自由 Act 2000:
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记得写上你的名字, 有效地址, and a clear description of the information you are requesting.
Please note that the Information Commissioner's Office has ruled that applicants must provide their real name. Requests from applicants using pseudonyms may be refused. 请参阅 指导 on how to recognise a request on the ICO website.
请注意, in line with the 资讯自由 Act 2000, a bank holiday day in any of the four nations comprising the 联合王国 will be considered as a non-working day for the purposes of calculating response timescales, e.g. St. Andrew’s Day can be counted as a non-working day in all countries covered by the 资讯自由 legislation, even though it is only a bank holiday in Scotland.
Process for making a complaint about the handling of a 资讯自由 Request
的 University aims to comply fully with its obligations under the 资讯自由 Act 2000 and to ensure that the service it provides for those wishing to gain access to information is helpful and effective.
If you feel the service you have received does not meet our aims or your expectations, you are entitled to request that the University undertakes an internal review of the way we have responded to you. Requesters should make requests for an internal review no later than 40 working days after the date of their response. 的 University is not obliged to accept internal reviews after this point.
要求内部审查, please write to the following (quoting the Request ID number we issued upon receipt of your request if possible):
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的 资讯管治小组 will respond directly and arrange for the matter to be reviewed internally.
或电子邮件: email@example.com, adding ‘FOI Complaint’ to the subject line of your message.
If you are not satisfied with the outcome of this process, you may appeal to the Information Commissioner by writing to the address below:
Information Commissioner's Office
十大堵博正规信誉网址 aims to comply fully with its obligations under the 资讯自由 Act 2000 and to ensure that the service it provides for those wishing to gain access to information is helpful and effective.
This website supports this process and provides information on the processes of making an information request from the University.
If you have any comments, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org