What is the legal definition of an FOI request and how do public authorities classify them?
How third parties try to prevent information being disclosed in response to FOI requests.
Was TfL’s response to an FOI request about the cycle hire scheme compliant with the Act?
Is it appropriate for businesses to make requests for lists of staff contact details? Should public authorities refuse them?
There is no single FOI profession – every organisation has different processes; officers have differing views and approaches. It is the FOI Officer’s job to challenge assumptions within the organisation about what can be disclosed.
Interview given to Help Me Investigate.