National Archives

An executive agency

The National Archives is also the place to file FOI requests to the Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) and Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO).
The National Archives was formally known as the Public Records Office.
Regulations allow the National Archives to make charges in respect of some requests for information. Requestors will be notified in advance if a charge is payable.

171 requests
Floor Plan Buckinham Palace
Response by National Archives to ISRAEL on .

Refused.

Dear Israel,   Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom.   Below is a version of the previous email with all hyperl...
Criminal convictions Bradley lowther montrose
Response by National Archives to Charles Gardiner on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Mr Gardiner, Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. I'm afraid we are not the right place to come to for your enq...
War Record WW1
Request sent to National Archives by Gary Wright on .

Delayed.

I would like to know where my Great Grandfather served during WW1, I have recently come into possession a photo and 2 medals, a Victory Medal, and a...
BT 95 Dissolved Companies from 1988 - digital records
Request to National Archives by Alex Skene. Annotated by Alex Skene on .

Information not held.

I'd forgotten about the 30-20 year rule transition period, however by end 2017, companies dissolved in 1991 & 1992 should have been transferred, and by...
The Report of the Patrick Finucane Review
Response by National Archives to Chris Mulholland on .

Information not held.

Dear Chris Mulholland, Thank you for your enquiry of 1 July 2018 regarding a review of The Report of the Patrick Finucane Review: 'is it possible for...
Employer’s liability claims
Response by National Archives to Jon Brownhill on .

Long overdue.

Dear Mr Brownhill, Thank you for your enquiry of 01 June 2018, in which you asked for information about employer liability claims at The National Ar...
Dear Beecholme Graeme,   Thank you for your follow up email which has been passed to me as manager of the Paid Search team to answer.   Having...
Systems IT
Response by National Archives to Andy Gilbert on .

Long overdue.

Freedom of Information Request: Reference F0052269 Dear Mr Gilbert, Thank you for your enquiry of 10th April 2018, in which you asked for informat...
Dear Dr Cottrell, The website http//www.whatdotheyknow.co/user/france_nimanaj is not connected to The National Archives. This appears to be a personal...
HMT Empire Windrush Records
Response by National Archives to Anthony Ellis on .

Successful.

Freedom of Information Request: Reference F0052332 Dear Anthony Ellis, Thank you for your enquiry of 18 April 2018, in which you asked for the follow...
Dear Mr Smith, Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. If I have got this right, Ailsa Bather from Epsom and St Helie...
Dear Mr Douglas, Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. I'm afraid we are not the right place to come to for your en...
Dear Yaacov Shtossel Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. I'm afraid we are not the right place to come to for your...
Dear Mr Beecholme Thank you for your enquiry below. To enable us to respond to your query accurately, I should be grateful if you could provide the f...
  Dear Sir Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. We may have records relating to your enquiry and the way to find ou...
Beecholme Management records
Response by National Archives to Beecholme Graeme on .

Long overdue.

Dear Beecholme Survivors and Justice Group, Many thanks for contacting The National Archives. I'm afraid that we are not the correct repository as w...
Beecholme Childrens Home
Response by National Archives to Cathy Fox on .

Information not held.

Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. We will look into your enquiry, and in most cases we will respond with advice...
Stop and search statistics by race in England and Wales.
Response by National Archives to jake bartlett on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Bartlett Thank you for contacting The National Archives of the United Kingdom. All of the records held by The National Archives, whether op...
National Archive missing documents
Response by National Archives to Cathy Fox on .

Successful.

Dear Miss Fox,   I’m sorry you are having trouble receiving the second link.  I have sent this email from a different account in case that makes a...
Dear Mr Clark Thank you for your enquiry of 5th February 2018 regarding: CRIM 1/4248 - Defendant: ARCHIBALD, Kenneth. Charge: Murder. With photogr...
Dear Mr Thomas, I was wondering if I could seek clarification with your regarding your recent FOI request, in which you asked for the following info...
HMS Ajax
Response by National Archives to George Macdonald on .

Refused.

Dear Mr MacDonald, Thank you for contacting the National Archives of the United Kingdom paid search service. I am afraid that the information you ar...
thanks for your response, I am glad to hear that you are at least working on this issue and I look forward to learning more about your plans in due...
Statutory Instrument Practice 5th edition
Follow up sent to National Archives by Richard Greenhill on .

Successful.

Dear National Archives FOI Assessor Thank you for your helpful response. Yours sincerely Richard Greenhill
:Dear Claire Pearce, Thank you for your email dated 22nd September 2017 with regards to the possibility of obtaining from The National Archives inform...

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