British Broadcasting Corporation

A public corporation and a media organisation, also called BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a public broadcaster in the UK and one of the largest broadcasting organisation in the world.[1] The BBC is funded by the TV licence fee that is paid by UK households and business who have televisions.[1] The BBC is independent from direct government intervention, its activities being overseen by the BBC Trust.[2] The BBC provides eight national TV channels (BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three, BBC Four, CBBC, CBeebies, BBC News, BBC Parliament) as well as radio broadcasting, BBC Online and BBC iPlayer.[3]

‘TV Licensing’ is a trade mark of the BBC and is used under licence by companies paid to administer the collection of TV licence fees and enforcement of TV licensing on behalf of the BBC.[4]

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 you have the right to ask for information from the BBC except for information the BBC holds for the purposes of journalism, art or literature.

2758 requests
Request for interview questions
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Lisa Green on .
Partially successful.
Dear Ms. Green,                                                       Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference...
FOI Requests by BBC employees
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to John Dow on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear John Dow,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20171026....
GDPR Readiness
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Chris Kelly on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Gloria Smythe Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your request...
Patents of TV detector equipment
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Len P on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear B Willis, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your request was...
Disability Pay Statistics Talant Contracts
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Timothy Sykes on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Timothy, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your request was...
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Dear Sean,                                                       Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI2...
BBC And Multiculturalism
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Sean Moran on .
Information not held.
Dear Sean Moran,   Please find attached the BBC’s internal review decision concerning your freedom of information request [IR2017003/ RFI20161931]...
Number of complaints re Green Party
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Hannah Ellen Clare on .
Information not held.
Dear Ms. Clare,   Thank you for your recent request for information. Please find the response attached.   Yours sincerely,   The Informati...
BBC : Staff payments over GBP 150,000
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Janik2 on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Sir or Madam   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your re...
Service/production contracts
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to David Alfred on .
Awaiting response.
Dear David Alfred, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reques...
BBC - Alcohol Expenditure
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Chris Kelly on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Kelly,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI201709...
Use of TLS (SSL, https) on BBC websites
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Leigh Slater on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Slater   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reque...
Dear B. Edwards   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your requ...
Dear Mr Good,   Please see attached the BBC’s response to your FOI request (RFI20170928).   Sincerely,   BBC Information Rights Team  ...
TV detector vans
Request to British Broadcasting Corporation by Roger Phillips. Annotated by J. Jones on .
Awaiting classification.
They never look for a packet of washing powder ....it is Aerial.
Dear Mr Beacon,   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170344     Yours sincerely, Informatio...
Iplater sign in
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mick Clarke on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Clarke   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reque...
Dear Mr Beacon   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170914.   Yours sincerely     Informa...
Dear Stuart   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170998.     Yours sincerely,     Infor...
Maths Question
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Helen Denton on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Ms Denton   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170975.   Yours sincerely     Informa...
BBC Licence Fee Unit activity
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mr Hillas on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Hillas   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170709. We apologise for the delay in issuing t...
Dear Sir or Madam   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170961.   Yours sincerely     Info...
Dear Mr Roberts   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20170767.   We apologise for the delay in is...
Regional Bias
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to John Bradley on .
Awaiting response.
Dear Mr Bradley, Apologies, but our last email to you (subject: RFI20171034 - Acknowledgment) was sent in error. We meant to say thank you for your fr...

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