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 Board and regulated by Ofcom.[2] The BBC provides nine national TV channels (BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three, BBC Four, CBBC, CBeebies, BBC News, BBC Parliament, and, BBC Alba) 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 information held by the BBC except for information the BBC holds for the purposes of journalism, art or literature.

4026 requests
Dear Robert Toone   Thank you for your email dated 02.08.22. As stated in your FOI response RFI20220819 the BBC does not offer an internal review...
Paid To BBC Studios
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Jon Carner on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Jon Carner,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...
Pay ranges for all job titles as of 01/08/2022
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Gemma Hill on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Gemma Hill,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...
Dear A J Baines,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20220617.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
Apologies for a slight typo, your reference no. is RFI20220882.
Dear Charles Ghose, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reques...
TV License evasion, broken down by UK country
Request to British Broadcasting Corporation by Ally Tibbitt. Annotated by Ally Tibbitt on .

Partially successful.

This FOI request was covered in this story: https://theferret.scot/growing-number-of-scots-do-not-pay-for-tv-licence/
I would like a copy of a video/documentary
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Dave Housley on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Dave Housley,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your r...
The Uber Files
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to James on .

Refused.

Dear James,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20220790.   Yours sincerely,   Information R...
Dear Mylene De Kwaadsteniet,   As stated in our acknowledgement email below, we will deal with your request as promptly as possible, and you will...
Staff allowances
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Fred D on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Fred Davies,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your re...
Dear B Laxton,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reque...
TV Licensing Visiting Procedures
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Alex Jones on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Alex Jones,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20220387. Please accept our sincere apologies f...
Another new stage seems to have been added: email verification.
State broadcaster
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to A Willmore on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr A Willmore,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your...
Dear A Willmore,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...
Response to the findings of the Independent Review into the Serious Fraud Office’s handling of the Unaoil case https://www.gov.uk/government/news/res...
Dear M. L. Williams,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20220776.   Yours sincerely,   Info...
Dear Gistlore,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reque...
D-notice and DSMA-notice
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Grant Buckley on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Grant Buckley, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your reques...
Response times on complaints
Request to British Broadcasting Corporation by John Davidson. Annotated by John Davidson on .

Partially successful.

I sent a link to the ICO of this exchange, and they agreed with the BBC position. Disappointing; responses to complaints doesn't seem to be something t...
Donations to the BBC
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Kevin Algar on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Kevin Algar,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference RFI20220736.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
Data Protection information
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Gemma Atkins on .

Long overdue.

Dear Gemma, Thank you for your email. We apologise for the delay in replying to your FOI request. We are working as hard and as fast as we can to pro...
Money
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Gareth Thomas on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Gareth,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20220765.   Yours sincerely,   Information...
Impartiality
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to A Willmore on .

Delayed.

Dear A Willmore,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...

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