The Freedom of Information Act (FOI) gives you certain rights of access to recorded information held by the Council.
You can request information by completing the Freedom of Information Request form.
If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your FOI request, you have the right to ask for an internal review. Please complete the Internal Review form.
Internal review requests should be submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your original correspondence.
A publication scheme commits us to make information available to the public as part of our normal business activities. To view our publication scheme, please use this link.
FOI requests which we have responded to can be found in our Disclosure Log which will be published on a monthly basis.
Frequently requested FOI information that doesn't fall within the publication scheme can be found in our FOI Library.
New searchable dataset, showing statistical information about our FOI requests, from January 2021 onwards. Data is presented in a variety of formats including table, bar graph and pie charts. Quick search buttons for each quarter of the year are also available.
To access the statistics, please click the button below:
A list of complaints made to the ICO, their outcomes and summary documents can be found on our ICO Reviews page.