Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat

An independent monitoring board

Inside every prison, immigration removal centre and some short term holding facilities at airports, there is an Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) – a group of ordinary members of the public doing an extraordinary job.

38 requests
Management Board Minutes
Request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Awaiting response.

As of the date of this request can I please have a copy of the latest available IMB Management Board Minutes. Thank you Yours faithfully, MARK...
Dear Mr Leech, Please find attached the response to your internal review. Regards Sarah Walsh FOI Officer for the Independent Monitoring Boards | In...
Dear Mr Leech, Please find attached the response to your internal review. Regards Sarah Walsh FOI Officer for the Independent Monitoring Boards | In...
Dear Mr Leech,   Owing to receiving notification of a reported technical issue with the attachments, we are re-issuing the response to this reques...
Cost Limit
Request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Long overdue.

Please can you tell me the cost limit for FOI requests to IMBS. When did this limit drop from £600 to £450? Where is the authority for the reducti...
Annual Reports: Failed to Produce or Delayed Delivery and/or Publication
Internal review request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Awaiting internal review.

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews. I am writing to request an internal review of Independent Monitorin...
Dear Mr Leech,   This request was responded to on 12 February in which we issued you with responses to your seven other requests. Please find furt...
Minutes: IMB Management Board
Internal review request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Awaiting internal review.

Can I please have an internal review of your failure to respond within the time prescribed by law. Yours faithfully, Mark Leech FRSA Editor: Th...
IMB: Failure to produce Annual Reports under Rule 80 Prison Rules 1999
Internal review request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Awaiting internal review.

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews. I am writing to request an internal review of Independent Monitorin...
Expenses: IMB National Chair
Request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Long overdue.

Can I please have a copy of the official expenses claimed by Dame Anne Owers in her capacity as IMB National Chair, from 1st November 2017 to 31st O...
Diary: IMB National Chair
Request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by mark leech on .

Long overdue.

On 1st November 2017 Anne Owers was appointed as Chair of the National IMB. Can I please have a copy of her official diary from 1st November 2017...
Pursuant to Rule 80 Prison Rules 1999 as amended, each Board is required to produce an Annual Report concerning the state of the prison and its admi...
Faith Spear Investigation
Follow up sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by Ryan Jarvis on .

Withdrawn by the requester.

This request is now withdrawn. I will send a new refined request separately. Yours sincerely, Ryan Jarvis
IT budget and inspections
Request sent to Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat by Monika on .

Long overdue.

Can you please give me an indication of your current IT budget and which IT systems you use to support and manage inspections? Also can you please c...
Dear Mr Perrin,   Please find attached a response to your Freedom of Information Request.   Yours sincerely,   Mark Lambert   Mark Lamb...
A meeting with an IMB me
Response by Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat to Margep on .

Long overdue.

Please find attached a response to your Freedom of Information Request.   Yours sincerely,   Mark Lambert Training, Communications, Business...
Dear Mr Crowe,   Please find attached a response to your Freedom of Information Request.   Yours sincerely,   Mark Lambert Training, Comm...
Dear Ms Begum,   Please find attached a response in relation to your recent Freedom of Information request.   Yours sincerely,   Mark Lamb...
Staff / salaries

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Herbert,   On behalf of John Rowe, please see attached for a response to your FOI enquiry.   Best wishes,   Saffron Clackson Thi...
Health - Krunal J Gajjar
Response by Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat to Krunal Gajjar on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Gajjar, Thank you for your email. Please let me know which prison you are in and I will get in contact with the IMB Chair. Regards, John
Practising magistrates on IMB boards
Response by Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat to Rachel Mcgavin on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Rachel, Apologies, I have now found your email and apologies for not responding previously. The questions you asked were: 1. How many practising...
inquirey
Response by Independent Monitoring Boards Secretariat to katherine Gleeson on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Gleeson   Thank you for your e-mail of 16 July 2014, expressing concern about sentences of Imprisonment for Public Protection (IPPs). Your...
Dear Mr Surridge, You have asked for the number of complaints made by detainees and members of staff that the IMB are aware of to date under the FOI A...
Thanks for the speedy response. The school I am talking about has already been investigated by Ofstead, but this issue has not been dealt with prop...
I wrote to you some time ago with a request concerning IMB members who are magistrates. Your response is now late beyond the statutory time limit...

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