Public authorities

Found 493 public authorities in the category ‘Miscellaneous’

The Strategic Development Planning Authority (SDPA) is a partnership between Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Councils.
1 request.
This body is not formally subject to Freedom of Information law. We list it here as it is a body whose members are organisations we think ought be subj...
2 requests.
Since the introduction of the Public Accountability (Scotland) Act 2000 the Accounts Commission's staff were transferred to Audit Scotland. Since Apri...
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Also called National Trading Standards. We list ACTSO Ltd as it runs "National Trading Standards", which makes decisions about the allocation of significant government grants. * ACTSO st...
2 requests.
The Animals in Science Committee is responsible for providing impartial, balanced and objective advice to the Secretary of State, to animal welfare bod...
2 requests.
Also called AWC. This body was previously known as Farm Animal Welfare Committee.
1 request.
Also called A&DS.
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Also called AOEC Trust Limited. Ardroy Outdoor Education Centre is a multi-activity residential facility situated in Lochgoilhead, Scotland.
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1 request.
The Assistant Auditor General is a senior member of the management team at the Wales Audit Office (WAO) however the WAO has stated information held by...
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This company became privately owned in March 2010, and is therefore not covered by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.[1]
FOI law does not apply to this authority.
1 request.
35 requests.
To the best of our knowledge, Birmigham Education Partnership is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act. We have added them as they hold respons...
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As of 2012 the councils of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton were the guarantee members of the company. Local councils fund Black Country C...
6 requests.
No longer subject to FOI Act due to measures passed in the Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 2005 (No. 1965 (N.I. 15))
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Also called BNF. This body is not technically subject to the Freedom of Information Act but we list it as it has significant public responsibilities.
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Also called BWML. On 2nd July 2012, British Waterways’ assets in England and Wales were transferred to Canal & River Trust. We believe that this took BWML out of the sc...
FOI law does not apply to this authority.
2 requests.
Also called Cadw.
30 requests.
Also called Inverness Leisure.
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Also called CMAL.
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This body distributes public money from the European Union Agricultural Fund via the EU Rural Development Programme and from the Department for Environ...
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Also called CfEL.
7 requests.
This authority is not currently subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 but is included on this site due to its public responsibilities. On 7...
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It appears that Cardiff & Co Limited is no longer is wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardiff City Council.
FOI law does not apply to this authority.
2 requests.
Please consider if your request for information is would be best directed to the relevant PCT. According to the company, it is not a public authorit...
4 requests.
Also called Centre for Process Innovation. This company is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000. We include it here because the company has received substantial grants from publ...
1 request.
Cheshire Archives is a shared service providing archive services to both Cheshire West and Chester and Cheshire East Councils, so is likely to be subje...
7 requests.
The Cheshire Brine Subsidence Compensation Board is not subject to FOI The Cheshire Brine Pumping (Compensation for Subsidence) Act 1952 set up a sing...
2 requests.
Also called CYPCS. Previously called the Scotland’s Commissioner for Children and Young People (SCCYP)
30 requests.
Established by the Care Standards Act 2000, the Children's Commissioner for Wales is an independent children’s human rights institution. The Commission...
22 requests.
Children’s Hearings Scotland (CHS) is a public body established in July 2011.
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The Church Commissioners are not subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000.* The Church Commissioners are a statutory body established by the...
19 requests.
The Church of England are not subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 We list the Church of England here as it has certain statutory powers, w...
18 requests.
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Also called Commissioner for Older People.
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The Commissioner is empowered via the Commissioner for Older People (Wales) Act 2006 and accompanying regulations to ensure that the interests of older...
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The Commission for Countering Extremism supports society to fight all forms of extremism. It advises the government on new policies to deal with extrem...
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Also called CSC.
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Also called Community Health Partnerships. Community Health Partnerships Limited main activity is the delivery of the Local Improvement Finance Trust (LIFT) Initiative which is intended to provi...
6 requests.
Also called ConstructionSkills.
17 requests.
Also called School Closure Review Panels (Scotland).
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This body was formerly known as the Joint Prison/Probation Accreditation Panel.
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Also called cst.
4 requests.
Also called CICA.
102 requests.
Also called CJINI.
3 requests.
1 request.
Also called CVQO. Also known as the Cadet Vocational Qualification Organisation, CVQO Limited provides the opportunity for members of the Combined Cadet Force (CCF), Sea...
4 requests.
Also called DfC.
175 requests.
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Also called banc. Formerly known as 'Finance Wales Public Limited Company'. xénos, Wales Business Angel Network Ltd, is a Wholly owned subsidiary of Finance Wales.
10 requests.
TransportNI is a business unit within the Department for Regional Development, playing a significant role in facilitating the safe and convenient movem...
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66 requests.
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Earth Balance appears not to be subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 but it has been added to the site because it is classed by the Office of...
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Also called Sea Change Sussex. The company is believed not to be subject to FOI The company is listed on this site due to the public nature of its role in furthering government po...
3 requests.
Also called East West Rail. The East West Rail Consortium was formed in 1995 with the objective of promoting and securing a strategic railway connecting East Anglia with Central,...
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Also called naric. UK NARIC is a trading name of ECCTIS LTD Ecctis Ltd runs UK NARIC which is the designated United Kingdom national agency for the recognition and c...
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Education Scotland was established on 1 July 2011 by the Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning as a new public body...
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The company is a joint venture between Humberside Fire and Rescue Service and Humberside Police.
1 request.
This authority is not currently subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 but is included on this site due to its public responsibilities. On 7...
4 requests.
Also called ECITB.
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While it is not formally subject to the Freedom of Information Act we list this body because it receives substantial public funding. We note that on t...
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Also called EHRC.
155 requests.
In 2006 the Scottish Executive awarded ESEP Ltd a contract to administer the EU Structural Funds Programmes in Lowlands and Uplands Scotland. Although...
3 requests.
Also called FJC.
19 requests.
Also called FSCS. The Financial Services Compensation Scheme Limited is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The company has stated: "although not bound...
19 requests.
The college was formerly an executive agency of the Department for Communities and Local Government and was sold to Capita on 28 February 2013 at which...
8 requests.
Forestry and Land Scotland will look after national forests and land to enhance biodiversity, support tourism and increase access to the green spaces t...
0 requests.

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