National Archives

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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).
Requests for information held by The London Gazette, The Belfast Gazette or The Edinburgh Gazette should be made to the National Archives.
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.

180 requests
Leveson Documents Relating to Boris Johnson
Response by National Archives to P. John on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr John, Thank you for your enquiries of 29th July 2019 regarding a review of: LEV 2/CHHS/Z LEV 2/CCWK/Z We are handling your requests under t...
Dear Mrs Meadows,   Thank you for your enquiry of 21^st March 2019, in which you asked for the following information about ˜Post-panel feedback” s...
Legal cases
Response by National Archives to Louis Goddard on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Goddard Thank you for your enquiry of 19th October, in which you asked for information about legal disputes between The National Archives and...
Dear Mr Smith, Thank you for your following enquiry of 26th April 2019. I am requesting information held by predecessor agencies to OFCOM, includi...
File management
Response by National Archives to Elizabeth Morgan on .

Successful.

Dear Miss Morgan, Thank you for your enquiry of 18th March, in which you asked for information about naming conventions and the use of ECM/EDRMS softw...
Dear Mrs Meadows,   Thank you for your enquiry of 4^th March 2019, in which you asked for information held by The National Archives that notes or...
The Utting Report
Response by National Archives to Vickie on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Vickie, Thank you for your enquiry of 3 March 2019 requesting a copy of the 1997 Utting Report. Please see attached The National Archives res...
Dear Mrs Fine   Thank you for your enquiry of 19^th February 2019, in which you asked for the following information about the archive policies sub...
Legislation.gov
Response by National Archives to Jonathan Blunden on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Blunden, Please find attached the final response for your recent FOI request. Yours sincerely, FOI Assessor Freedom of Information Centr...
FOI Request - data protection
Response by National Archives to Peter Mahon on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Mahon, Please find attached a response to your follow up query regarding data protection at The National Archives. Yours sincerely, FOI...
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...
War Record WW1
Request sent to National Archives by Gary Wright on .

Long overdue.

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...

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