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Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of the Rivers Agency assessment (including risk assessment and 
Member of the 
drainage risk assessment), data considered and criteria used in arriving at 
DFI/2016-0002
Partial disclosure.
05/05/2016
03/06/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
a determination for Planning Application B/2015/0005/F for a pig farm 
near the Baranailt Road, Limavady.
Copies of the assessment, data considered and criteria used by Strategic 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0003
Planning Division in relation to Planning Application B/2015/0005/F for a 
Information not held.
05/05/2016
06/06/2016
public
pig farm near the Baranailt Road, Limavady.
Details of records held by DVA relating to a Suzuki motorcycle (LIA 5199), 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0006
and confirmation of any queries regarding these records from DVLA in 
Granted in full.
10/05/2016
19/05/2016
public
Swansea.
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress, 
incomplete data; Reg. 12(5)(e): 
Member of the 
Information regarding works at Crockanboy Hill - Pre-planning application 
confidentiality of commercial or industrial 
DFI/2016-0008
Partial disclosure.
04/05/2016
20/05/2016
public
ref: LA10/0030/PAD.  (Clarification of request received on 04 May 2016).
information; & Reg. 12(5)(f) adverse 
effect on the interests of persons who 
provided the information.
Details of the methodology and assessment used on those occasions 
when the Department of the Environment included a perceived risk of 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0010
reputational damage to the grounds for staff suspension (11 occasions in  Granted in full.
04/05/2016
31/05/2016
public
the last 5 years), together with a copy of the wording used to refer to the 
risk to reputational damage in the suspsension letters.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress or 
A copy of the Rivers Agency audit report for Shaws Lake Glennane 
incomplete data; & Reg. 12(5)(a): 
DFI/2016-0011
Business
(associated with the Flood Risk Assessment required for the development  Partial disclosure.
12/05/2016
08/06/2016
adverse effect on international relations, 
of a site at 48, Lisdrumchor Road).
defence, national security or public 
safety.
Details of the protocols and controls in place for the planning portal; and of 
the specific access involved in the removal of an electronic record 
DFI/2016-0012
Campaign group
Granted in full.
25/04/2016
24/05/2016
("Issues taken into consideration in preparing and Environmental Impact 
Assessment") from the planning portal in relation to A/2014/0035/RM.
Copies of any notification sent to property owner(s), requiring the removal 
of tree cuttings and garden waste at the rear of the property and adjacent 
to the Park Lake Stream (Moygashel, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone), to avoid 
Member of the 
the potential for blockage of the culvert; together with copies of any 
DFI/2016-0013
Partial disclosure.
27/04/2016
26/05/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
internal report, and any associated pictures, regarding  the dangers of 
householders depositing such material at the location.  Also, details of any 
action taken against the property owner(s) following the flooding of the 
Linen Green, and a copy of their insurance details.
The number of vehicles issued with a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) within 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0014
the last 3 years in the Foyle Street car park, Londonderry, where vehicles 
13/05/2016
13/06/2016
public
Information not held.
were "not parked wholly within the markings of the bay/space".
Details of TransportNI's expenditure on road maintenance for the last 5 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0015
years, broken down by Division; with a break down by Division and activity  Granted in full.
11/05/2016
07/06/2016
public
for the last 12 months, and a Divisional summary for the previous 4 years.
A copy of the road maintenance policy applicable on the Springmount 
Member of the 
Road, Ballygowan, Co. Down; together with details of inspections, defects 
DFI/2016-0016
Partial disclosure.
13/05/2016
05/08/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
identified and repaired, between 01 January 2015 and 31 January 2016; 
and also of the most recent traffic count.
DFI/2016-0019
Business
Details of the hourly cost of on-street parking in Londonderry.
Granted in full.
16/05/2016
14/06/2016

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the numbers of compensation clams received for pothole 
DFI/2016-0020
Business
damage, the number of these claims that were successful, and the 
Granted in full.
17/05/2016
15/06/2016
amounts paid out by TransportNI, for each year between 2010 and 2015.
Copies of all records held relating to flooding to land and property in the 
Member of the 
vicinity of an address on the Glenshane Road, Maghera, for the last 7 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0022
18/05/2016
14/06/2016
public
years; together with the DfI maintenance standards for gullies, drainage 
Information not held.
pipes and toe of slope drains.
Copies of all records of, correspondence arising from, meetings between 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0023
Departmental staff, the Minister and representatives of Fraser Ferries and  Granted in full.
18/05/2016
09/06/2016
public
RPS re: the Greencastle-Greenore Ferry Project in May 2016.
Member of the 
Details of the TransportNI Network Maintenance budget for each of the 
DFI/2016-0024
Granted in full.
13/05/2016
09/06/2016
public
four Divisions over the last 3 years.
Copies of records held relating to the proposed windfarm development (by 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0025
Gaelectric Developments Ltd.) at Tullyneil, including dates and minutes of  Granted in full.
17/05/2016
08/06/2016
public
meetings and copies of all correspondence, etc.
Copies of any information held by the DOE Minister's Private Office 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0026
relating to the proposed windfarm development at Tullyneil by Gaelectric 
Granted in full.
18/05/2016
08/06/2016
public
Developments Ltd.
Copies of all scripted notes, minutes, memoranda, all email and phone 
communications and meetings from 28th April 2016 to 13th May 2016 in 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0027
regard of the Greencastle-Greenore Ferry Project, between Transport NI,  Granted in full.
19/05/2016
10/06/2016
public
Frazer Ferries, RPS, the ex-DRD Minister, and any other persons involved 
in the project.
Member of the 
Details of DOE Planning policies and procedures in relation to information 
DFI/2016-0028
Granted in full.
17/05/2016
15/06/2016
public
held on that Department's planning enforcement forms.
The number of claims submitted during 2015 - 2016 to Transport NI and 
DFI/2016-0029
Campaign group
the total amount of compensation paid out for claims to property, personal  Granted in full.
20/05/2016
20/06/2016
injury and damage to vehicles during 2015 - 2016.
Copies of all inspection and repair records for the footpath outside the Job 
DFI/2016-0030
Business
Centre at 3, Crescent Road, Lisnagelvin, Londonderry for the two years 
Granted in full.
20/05/2016
08/06/2016
prior to 06 July 2015.
A copy of the site selection report provided by the applicant as part of the 
DFI/2016-0031
Business
Information not held.
23/05/2016
06/06/2016
scoping file for LA10/2016/0030/DETEIA.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Copies of the inspection reports for the reservoirs at Church Road, 
Reg. 12(5)(a): adverse effect on 
DFI/2016-0032
Business
Partial disclosure.
20/05/2016
17/06/2016
Holywood.
international relations, defence, national 
security or public safety.
Details of a) plans to install replacement street lighting in Northern Ireland 
during 2016-2017 and b) any further plans to roll out a bulk changeover to 
DFI/2016-0033
Campaign group
Granted in full.
23/05/2016
17/06/2016
LED lighting; similar to that undertaken in the Banbridge, Lurgan & 
Portadown areas in 2015-2016.
Details of the number of PCNs issued for offences committed on cycle 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0034
Media
lanes in the years 2013-2015 and 2016 to date; together with a breakdown 
23/05/2016
22/06/2016
Information not held.
by region, monetary penalty and details of any offences dealt with in court.
Details of the Northern Ireland road safety advertisements shown in 2015-
2016, including titles, narrative summaries, date(s) of transmission and 
DFI/2016-0035
Media
Granted in full.
25/05/2016
16/06/2016
media used (e.g. Print, television or cinema); including the total cost of 
production and dissemination. 
Details of projected and actual savings to the Department as a result of 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0037
the NICS Voluntary Exit Scheme, together with details of the handling of 
Granted in full.
26/05/2016
24/06/2016
public
late VES acceptances.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all data, correspondence and information held relating to the 
DFI/2016-0039
Media
Partial disclosure.
20/05/2016
20/06/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Mowhan river and its tributaries (Co. Armagh), since January 2011.
Copies of policy papers, emails, minutes of meetings, briefings, legal 
advice and correspondence between NIWater, DRD/DfI, and the Dept. of 
DFI/2016-0040
Researcher
Information not held.
31/05/2016
16/06/2016
the Environment, Community & Local Government, dated between 01 
April 2011 and 31 May 2016, on the issue of domestic water charges.
Copies of information relating to planning application L/2005/0987/F, 
Creenagho Quarry, Belcoo, Co. Fermanagh, including: the EIA screen, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0041
the EIS, the original planning documents and the planning approval 
Information not held.
31/05/2016
09/06/2016
public
documents, which state any mitigating factors and/or any other conditions 
to which the quarry is subject.
Copies of all inspection and defect reports issued for the 3 years prior to 
DFI/2016-0042
Business
03 December 2014 for the Lurgan Road, Portadown, Co. Armagh, BT62 
Lapsed.
27/05/2016
3DB.
Confirmation from DfI records of whether permission has been given for 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0043
dropped kerbs at named addresses on Parkmore Drive, L'Derry, and 
31/05/2016
28/06/2016
public
Information not held.
whether permission was needed for a NIHE commercial property. 
Member of the 
Details of the membership of the appeals panel for with the NICS 
DFI/2016-0045
Granted in full.
01/06/2016
27/06/2016
public
Voluntary Exit Scheme.
The most current statistical data available on the Londonderry/Derry 
theory test centre (information not provided in current statistical data sets);  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0046
Business
01/06/2016
27/06/2016
and the reason why theory test information for test centres in Northern 
Information not held.
Ireland are not provided as part of overall UK data.
s12: exceeds the appropriate limit 
(referred to - s35: formulation of 
A copy of the first day briefing paper provided to the Minister (and any 
DFI/2016-0047
Media
Partial disclosure.
01/06/2016
01/07/2016 government policy & s36: prejudice 
associated documents).
to effective conduct of public 
affairs)
Copies of additional documents, relating to planning application 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0048
W/2013/0025/F, referred to on the PlanningNI portal, but not accessible 
05/05/2016
14/06/2016
public
Information not held.
when viewing in Internet Explorer.
The numbers of driving tests, in each category, that require a vehicle to be 
laden; together with details of vehicle checks to ensure compliance, the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0049
Business
06/06/2016
27/06/2016
numbers and categories of vehicles, by test centre, refused for failing to 
Information not held.
meet the laden testing requirements.
Copies of all correspondence between Strategic Planning Division and 
Forestry Service that in any way applies to the Environmental Impact 
DFI/2016-0050
Campaign group
Information not held.
08/06/2016
13/06/2016
Assessment determination for the Infrastrata exploratory drill site at 
Woodburn Forest.
Details of the current performance of the contractor responsible for 
Member of the 
maintaining the M2 (north of the Applegreen Service Station), and whether 
DFI/2016-0051
Granted in full.
06/06/2016
04/07/2016
public
this performance meets the standards set out under the contractor’s 
contract with the Department.
Copies of records in relation to the estimated cost of constructing an 
Member of the 
overhead pillar bridge, as discussed with representatives of 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2016-0052
Fully withheld.
09/06/2016
23/06/2016
public
Farran/Graham, the Joint Venture Contractors on the A6 Randalstown to 
commercial or industrial information.
Castledawson Dualling Scheme.
Details of the number of occasions TransportNI has seized private 'no 
parking' signs displayed on the road outside Magee's Wine Lodge, 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0053
Downpatrick Street, Crossgar; and details of any contracts with 
09/06/2016
07/07/2016
public
Information not held.
TransportNI held by companies associated with the owners of Magee's 
Wine Lodge.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
Contract information for maintenance/ support contracts for vehicle 
DFI/2016-0054
Pending
09/06/2016
04/07/2016
public
telematics; and makes and models, together with supplier, for all vehicles.
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0055
A copy of the PAD file for planning application ref: F/2014/0174/PREAPP. Granted in full.
09/06/2016
08/07/2016
public
Copies of the correspondence between Strategic Planning Division and 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0056
Infrastrata Plc. regarding the provision of a Waste Management Plan for 
Granted in full.
13/06/2016
15/06/2016
public
the exploratory drilling at Woodburn Forest (V/2013/0127/PREAPP).
Copies (redacted if necessary) of DOE Departmental records, in respect 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0057
of ten suspensions, that demonstrate that "reputational damage" was 
Granted in full.
14/06/2016
11/07/2016
public
taken into account in the decision to suspend staff.
Details of the names and positions of all staff engaged in the decision to 
seek payment of costs from Traffic Signs & Equipment Ltd. (and the 
DFI/2016-0058
Business
Fully withheld.
14/06/2016
14/07/2016 s42: legal professional privilege.
applicant) following a Judicial Review; together with copies of all 
associated documents.
Copies of any survey and/or inspection reports for the Lower Potterswall 
DFI/2016-0060
Business
Partial disclosure.
15/06/2016
11/07/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Reservoir (X0065) and Upper Potterswall Reservoir (X0066).
A list of the names of the current holders of the taxi operators licence in 
DFI/2016-0061
Media
Northern Ireland and their trading name, including addresses/towns, if 
Fully withheld.
15/06/2016
06/07/2016 s40: personal information.
possible. 
Details of the number of vehicles owned or permanently hired by DOE in 
DFI/2016-0062
Campaign group
2015, together with the total number of claims (split between fault and non- Granted in full.
15/06/2016
28/06/2016
fault insurance arrangements) for the DOE fleet.
Copies of all records held relating to correspondence and meetings 
DFI/2016-0063
Campaign group
Granted in full.
15/06/2016
07/07/2016
associated with the Greencastle-Greenore Ferry Project.
Member of the 
Details of the number of staff at AO grade, in the Coleraine area, on the 
DFI/2016-0064
Granted in full.
17/06/2016
08/07/2016
public
surplus list, broken down by Department.
Details of the numbers of sole traders with temporary restricted haulage 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0065
operators licences, issued in the UK since 2012, who have been called to  Granted in full.
16/06/2016
14/07/2016
public
a public inquiry.
A copy of the Schedule 6 approval for 78 Glen Road and 75 
DFI/2016-0066
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
02/06/2016
30/06/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Andersonstown Crescent Belfast.
Copies of inspection records for 4 reservoirs (X0202_NI Clay Lake; 
DFI/2016-0067
Business
X0096_NI Darkley; X0095_NI Tullynawood lake; and X0011_NI Seagahan  Partial disclosure.
20/06/2016
11/07/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Dam).
Member of the 
Copies of briefings and subsequent correspondence for 5 AQWs 
DFI/2016-0068
Granted in full.
21/06/2016
20/07/2016
public
submitted and withdrawn by a named MLA. 
Copies of all records since 26 February 2016, relating to the positioning of 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0069
the "No Entry" signs in Castle Street, Belfast; including any documents 
Deleted
22/06/2016
23/06/2016
public
relating to repositioning one of the "No Entry" signs.
Details of the landowners on Greencastle Pier Road whose land has been 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0070
acquired by Frazer Ferries, and due to be transferred to DfI, associated 
Information not held.
20/06/2016
28/06/2016
public
with the proposed Greencastle-Greenore ferry.
The reference numbers of all planning applications requested for call in 
since 01 April 2015; and, in particular all communications relating to 
DFI/2016-0071
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
23/06/2016
22/07/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Planning application F/2013/0152/F (Glenarm Regeneration Scheme), 
including relating to the call in of that application.
Copies of all records since 26 February 2016, relating to the positioning of 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0072
the "No Entry" signs in Castle Street, Belfast; including any documents 
Information not held.
24/05/2016
25/07/2016
public
relating to repositioning one of the "No Entry" signs.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the Planning Service enforcement actions in 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0073
relation to EN/N/2012/0061/CA; and also to EN/2010/0042 and 
23/06/2016
22/07/2016
public
Information not held.
N/2007/0075/CA.
Member of the 
A copy of the briefing provided to the Minister in relation to AQW/258/16-
DFI/2016-0074
Granted in full.
20/06/2016
19/07/2016
public
21.
Details of whether TransportNI have given a cycling club permission to 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0075
mark (with paint) a race route on roads around Donaghadee, and copies 
Information not held.
24/06/2016
02/08/2016
public
of all associated information held.
Member of the 
Details of roads expenditure in Northern Ireland, by Division, over the past 
DFI/2016-0077
Granted in full.
28/06/2016
22/07/2016
public
five years.
Details of the numbers of vehicles detected in the bus lane in Great 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0078
Victoria Street, together with the number of appeals, and the number that  Partial disclosure.
01/07/2016
29/07/2016
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
were successful.
Details of the numbers of 1) complaints about Traffic Attendants in 
Fermanagh in the last twelve months; and 2) unpaid Penalty Charge 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0079
Media
Notices, including the total cost of unpaid PCNs, in Fermanagh; 3) the "top 
04/07/2016
17/08/2016
Information not held.
earning", and total revenue generated by, car parks and 4) the numbers of 
PCNs overturned in Enniskillen in the last 12 months.
Copies of all records held relating to a request by a Rivers Engineer 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0080
(March-July 2015) that a culvert be installed at the Annaghanoon Road, 
Information not held.
30/06/2016
29/07/2016
public
Waringstown, to address flooding at no. 7, Annaghanoon Road.
Details of any DP positions filled in the Department since the moratorium 
on vacancies has been lifted, together with numbers of vacancies; staff 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0081
temporarily promoted or deputised to DP; consultants/agency/ temporary  Granted in full.
04/07/2016
01/08/2016
public
staff at DP grade; and the tier in the DP promotion hierarchy currently 
being worked from.
Copies of all records held regarding the proposed Greencastle-Greenore 
Ferry Project, including details of any meetings with Martins Contracting 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0082
Campaign group
Services Ltd., Ballyclare, Co. Antrim, between 30 November 2015 and 30 
04/07/2016
29/07/2016
Information not held.
June 2016; together with a copy of an email from S Rogers (ex MLA) to 
the DRD Minister, dated 4 December 2015.
Details of capital works and major highway infrastructure works 
procurement, including frameworks used, value of contracts procured in 
DFI/2016-0083
Business
Information not held.
30/06/2016
15/07/2016
the last 5 years, and number and value of anticipated contracts in the next 
10 years.
Details of the new traffic lights/pedestrian crossings being introduced in 
Northern Ireland, including costs, EU support, public consultation, risk 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0084
analysis, and date approved by the Minister; together with a breakdown of  Granted in full.
30/06/2016
28/07/2016
public
the calculation for the 4,000 additional bus journeys on the Belfast bus 
lanes, as reported by DfI.
Copies of any records held by the Department, from May and June 2016, 
DFI/2016-0087
Media
that refer to Brexit, the EU referendum and/or Northern Ireland's role in 
Granted in full.
09/08/2016
07/09/2016
the EU.
Member of the 
Details of the Department's ICT expenditure (hardware, software, IT 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0088
04/07/2016
02/08/2016
public
services, IT outsourcing, communications etc.).
Information not held.
Details of parking enforcement in Enniskillen, including: whether Traffic 
Attendants (TAs) get commission, etc. for issuing Penalty Charge Notices 
Member of the 
(PCNs); whether there is a 10 minute period of grace to allow for purchase 
DFI/2016-0089
Granted in full.
11/07/2016
09/08/2016
public
of parking tickets/ParkMobile use; whether there is a PCN quota for TAs 
to meet; details of the supervision and checks in place; and why those 
considering appeals allegedly ignore evidence presented.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details and dates of any meetings held between Minister Durkan and 
elected representatives and objectors to planning reference: 
T/2014/0114/F - arc21 Residual Waste Treatment Plant, at Hightown 
DFI/2016-0090
Business
Granted in full.
14/07/2016
04/08/2016
Quarry, 40a Boghill Road, Ballyutoag, Co. Antrim together with copies of 
any information submissions made to the Minister by elected 
representatives and objectors.
Copies of information held (records of conversations, reports, minutes of 
meetings, correspondence, supporting information, etc.) relating to plans 
to develop the following sites in Belfast: Sirocco Works, Monagh 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0091
Campaign group
18/07/2016
15/08/2016
Bypass/Glenmonagh, Mackies, Dunnes Stores/Hillview Retail Park, and 
Information not held.
Belfast Harbour - including Pre-Application Discussions (PADs) and pre-
application meetings.
Details of all vehicles used by TransportNI, including: make & model; 
whether owned or leased; primary user (business unit); normal location; 
DFI/2016-0092
Campaign group
Granted in full.
19/07/2016
27/07/2016
and when the procurement contracts for each vehicle are due to expire/be 
renewed.
Details of contracts (supplier, annual spend, desription, type, length, 
Member of the 
dates, etc.) for surface maintenance, roadside and drainage maintenance, 
DFI/2016-0093
Granted in full.
20/07/2016
21/07/2016
public
shoulder and approached maintenance, bridge maintenance and traffic 
services.
Details of the number and identity of current and planned projects 
emanating from DfI that specify the Electrical Licence to Practice 
DFI/2016-0094
Business
Granted in full.
14/07/2016
10/08/2016
requirement in accordance with the Procurement Guidance Note (PGN) 
01/16.
A detailed breakdown of the cost of installing and monitoring bus lanes in 
DFI/2016-0095
Campaign group
Belfast City, together with details of the amounts raised through 
Granted in full.
21/07/2016
04/08/2016
PCNs/Court actions, and total legal costs incurred for enforcement. 
A transcript of the Appeals Panel investigation into an appeal against non-
Member of the 
selection for the NICS Voluntary Exit Scheme, and details of all 
DFI/2016-0096
Granted in full.
21/07/2016
17/08/2016
public
correspondence between the Appeals Panel, Departmental HR and 
Corporate HR.
Member of the 
A copy of the "extensive briefing on the issues relating to the Infrastrata 
DFI/2016-0097
Granted in full.
25/07/2016
05/08/2016
public
proposals for oil and gas exploration at Woodburn, Carrickfergus".
Details of the total number of Strangford Ferry "Adult Passenger" and 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0098
"Vehicle up to 6m" Smart Cards expiring with unused journeys on them, 
Information not held.
18/07/2016
02/08/2016
public
and the total numbers of these unused journeys.
Copies of all information held relating to the sluice valve/s (flap valves) on 
the Torrent River, adjacent to the Reenaderry Road, entering the Old 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0099
Coalisland Canal near the River Blackwater  from 1960 to July 2016; 
Partial disclosure.
26/07/2016
18/08/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
together with all records held about an adjacent footbridge from 1950 to 
July 2016.
Copies of all scripted notes/minutes, memorandum, and electronic 
communications of meetings from 4th to the 25th July 2016, those weeks 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0100
inclusive, in regard to the Greencastle- Greenore Ferry Project between 
Granted in full.
26/07/2016
19/08/2016
public
Mr Simon Richardson (TransportNI), Frazer Ferries, RPS and former 
DRD Minister Ms Michelle McIlveen, and any/all correspondents.
All correspondence and documents of objection or concerns received 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0101
pertaining to the replacement and subsequent follow-up work of Bridge 
Partial disclosure.
26/07/2016
22/08/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
61779 at Annaghbeg Road, Derrytresk, Coalisland, Co. Tyrone.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices issued in the bus lane 
Member of the 
at East Bridge Street, Belfast, and, of those PCNs, how many were 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0102
27/07/2016
23/08/2016
public
appealed, broken down by successful and unsuccessful appeals (and 
Information not held.
reasons for successful appeals).
The costs to the Department of any clean up and repairs following 
DFI/2016-0103
Media
bonfires held over the Twelfth of July period, broken down by type of 
Granted in full.
27/07/2016
23/08/2016
repair/clean up and location, for each year from 2013.
Copies of all correspondence and documentation relating to any proposed 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0104
alterations held by the Department following lodgement of Planning 
Granted in full.
28/07/2016
09/08/2016
public
Application C/2013/0097/F Craigahulliar, Portrush.
A copy of any NICS guidance provided to Departments for assessment of 
Member of the 
the risk of reputational damage, as part of the consideration of whether or 
DFI/2016-0105
Granted in full.
28/07/2016
23/08/2016
public
not to suspend a member of staff (as reputational damage is not referred 
to in the NICS Code of Conduct).
Details of the roads maintenance budget for Northern Ireland over the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0109
Campaign group
28/07/2016
23/08/2016
past 5 years.
Information not held.
Member of the 
Copies of the briefings provided to the Minister in relation to Assembly 
DFI/2016-0110
Granted in full.
29/07/2016
03/08/2016
public
Questions AQW41705/11-15, AQW42630/11-15 and AQW47096/11-15.
Copies of various reports associated with the A5 Western Transport 
Corridor, including those relating to the: Scheme Traffic Model, Data 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0111
Solicitor
01/08/2016
17/08/2016
Collection and Data Analysis, Local Model Validation, Scheme 
Information not held.
Forecasting and Scheme Economic Appraisal reports. 
The current number of full licence holders (in particular B category 
DFI/2016-0112
Researcher
Deleted
25/07/2016
05/08/2016
licences) in Northern Ireland.
Details of the fines issued to political parties in Northern Ireland, since 01 
Member of the 
January 2014, for failing to remove campaign posters within two weeks of 
DFI/2016-0113
Granted in full.
29/07/2016
19/08/2016
public
an election, as stipulated by law, broken down by Party, region and 
amount of fines.
A copy of all inspection reports and defect notices for Manor Park, Lisburn 
DFI/2016-0114
Business
Granted in full.
30/06/2016
03/08/2016
(in the vicinity of Jeremy Walk) since May 2014.
Details of the numbers of parking fines (Penalty Charge Notices) issued 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0115
for on and off street car parking offences from 01 April 2015 to 31 March 
Granted in full.
02/08/2016
06/09/2016
public
2016, together with the numbers for each that were cancelled.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information;& 
Member of the 
Details of the costs for the Shanrod Road (Katesbridge, Banbridge) Flood 
Reg. 12(5)(e): adverse affect on 
DFI/2016-0116
Partial disclosure.
09/08/2016
07/09/2016
public
Protection Scheme.
confidentiality of commercial or industrial 
information.
Information relating to Planning Application LA06/2015/0981/F, proposed 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0117
development of 5 detached dwellings at Brooklads, 143, Groomsport 
Granted in full.
03/08/2016
22/08/2016
public
Road, Bangor.
Copies of routine inspection and maintenance records for the Newcastle 
to Belfast Road (via Ballynahinch and Lisburn), a copy of the Road 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0118
Maintenance Standards policy document, details of the number of 
Granted in full.
09/08/2016
01/09/2016
public
complaints lodged regarding carriageway defects on the route in the last 
12 months.
Details of the cost of carriageway repairs the Greystone Road, Ballywalter 
Member of the 
for the last 10 years and last 5 years (with a comparison between 20a/20b 
DFI/2016-0119
Information not held.
20/07/2016
16/08/2016
public
Greystone Road to the Greystone Road, Ganaway Road, New Road 
junction and 20a/20b Greystone Road to the A2 coast road junction).

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of results and communications in relation to all speed surveys 
Public 
DFI/2016-0121
conducted on the A26 between the Ballee Roundabout and the Dunsilly 
Granted in full.
08/08/2016
31/08/2016
representative
Roundabout in the past 5 years.
Details of the number of staff that have been suspended over each of the 
Member of the 
last three years, a breakdown of staff suspended from each service area, 
DFI/2016-0122
Granted in full.
08/08/2016
07/09/2016
public
a summary of the reasons for suspension, and the total salaries paid to 
staff whilst suspended.
Details of the number of staff leaving the Department or an Arms Length 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0123
Body through the Voluntary Redundancy Scheme, who later took up 
Granted in full.
08/08/2016
18/08/2016
public
employment within it once again.
Copies of all records associated with the allocation of the recently 
announced £10 million additional funding for road repairs in Northern 
Member of the 
Ireland, including how decisions were made and reasons for roads being 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0124
05/08/2016
09/09/2016
public
chosen or not; in particular records relating to Foughilletra Road, Molly 
Information not held.
Road, Low Road (at end of Foughilletra Road) and Finegans Road, 
Jonesborough, Co. Armagh.
Copies of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between 
DOE/NIEA, Strategic Planning and DETI, and all MOUs between 
DOENI/NIEA and council planning authorities across Northern Ireland in 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0125
Campaign group
relation to Strategic Energy Projects; together with copies of the attendee 
09/08/2016
26/08/2016
Information not held.
list, papers and minutes of the joint PAD meeting with DOENI/NIEA and 
Strategic Planning Group re: the proposed cruise ship facility in Belfast 
Lough in 2015-2016.
A copy of the report from the Planning Appeals Commission into the 
DFI/2016-0126
Solicitor
proposed Tyrone/Cavan Electricity Interconnector (Planning ref: 
Fully withheld.
09/08/2016
24/08/2016
None applicable.
O/2009/0792/F and O/2013/0214/F), PAC ref: 2011/C001 and 2014/C004.
The number of known breaches of the Data Protection Act in each of the 
last three years and the circumstances of each breach, the numbers 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0127
passed to the Information Commissioners Office and of those were later 
Granted in full.
09/08/2016
12/08/2016
public
awarded compensation for damage or distress (detail the level of 
compensation in each case).
Confirmation of: (i.) the name of the Ministerial Special Adviser; (ii.) the 
date of appointment; (iii.) the recruitment exercise that was undertaken, 
Member of the 
and specifically where and when the position was advertised and the 
DFI/2016-0128
Granted in full.
09/08/2016
06/09/2016
public
number of applicants considered; (iv.) the annual salary received by the 
Special Adviser; and (v.) what skills the final appointment had to justify the 
final salary that was decided upon.
Details of the number of staff dismissed over each of the last three years 
Member of the 
broken down by office (including in offices/functions previously under the 
DFI/2016-0129
Granted in full.
10/08/2016
07/09/2016
public
remit of a former Department but now under yours), and a summary of 
offenses/reasons for dismissal.
Details of the numbers of vehicles that went through the PSV test, 
expenditure on enforcement, the total cost of the PSV section of DVA and 
Member of the 
the monies generated in the last financial year; together with details of 
DFI/2016-0130
Granted in full.
05/08/2016
02/09/2016
public
how the licensing fee is calculated, the documentation requires and plates 
provided, and a copy of the legislation requiring private hire taxis to 
transition to Class A taxis.
A copy of the maintenance and weeding schedule for the Taghnevan 
Estate, Lurgan, and surrounding areas for the financial years since 2010 
Public 
DFI/2016-0131
and the planned schedules for this current year; together with details of all  Granted in full.
10/08/2016
06/09/2016
representative
pathways in the estate and surrounding developments which are the 
responsibility of TransportNI. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all pre-application community consultation reports made to 
Belfast City Council from 01 April 2015 to 10 August 2016; together with 
DFI/2016-0132
Campaign group
Information not held.
10/08/2016
15/08/2016
all responses and follow-ups to these reports from the Council, including 
Planning Service staff and Planning Committee members.
Copies of all information held relating to a recent planning permission for a 
Right Hand Turn Lane (RHTL) off Crumlin Road, including all submissions 
DFI/2016-0133
Campaign group
from the developers of this development and Council responses relating 
Information not held.
10/08/2016
15/08/2016
to pre-application discussion (PAD), the pre-application notification (PAN), 
community consultation and report, and any responses from the Council.  
Details of the total cost of the establishment of the new Department, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0134
including branding and marketing and purchase of new equipment etc, 
Granted in full.
10/08/2016
08/09/2016
public
and a breakdown of all costs paid to each external consultant.
Details of each time the Department, or an objective/function/ spending 
area (including offices previously under the remit of a former Department, 
but now under yours), has conducted research (specifically polling/testing 
Member of the 
of public opinion and/or focus groups) over each of the last four years, 
Reg. 12(5)(b): Adverse effect on course 
DFI/2016-0135
Granted in full.
19/08/2016
27/09/2016
public
including for each research exercise: 1) a list of all questions asked; 2) the 
of justice or conduct of inquiries
number of people involved; 3) an overview of responses or findings; 4) 
who conducted the research; 5) the purpose of the research; 6) the 
date(s) involved; and 7) the cost. 
Copies of all correspondence (including emails, letters, memos, etc.) sent 
Member of the 
to or received by Departmental officials and Mininsters/Advisers (including 
DFI/2016-0136
Partial disclosure.
30/08/2016
30/09/2016 ?
public
internal communications) regarding the decision of the United Kingdom to 
leave the European Union.
Copies of any correspondence sent or received (including emails, letters, 
Member of the 
memos etc) by their Department, including Ministers or Advisers, in 
DFI/2016-0137
Granted in full.
09/08/2016
02/09/2016
public
relation to the establishment of an opposition at the Northern Ireland 
Assembly.
Details of the number of staff (full-time equivalent), in the Department for 
Infrastructure, working in marketing, external communications and 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0138
press/media related roles broken down by job title, the total staffing cost of  Granted in full.
09/08/2016
26/08/2016
public
marketing, external communications and press officers, and the total 
spending on marketing, external communications and press offices.
Details, for each year from 2011/12 to date, of: 1. The overall amount 
spent on ministerial drivers (i.e. salaries, overtime, pension contributions, 
expenses, etc., plus any additional costs); 2. For drivers provided by the 
Civil Service; 3. For drivers provided by the PSNI; 4. For drivers provided  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0139
Media
15/08/2016
13/09/2016
by Sinn Fein; 5. If being collated by one department, please provide the 
Information not held.
above information (Q 1-4) for each individual department (old and new); 
and 6. For each Q 1-5, please provide a breakdown of these costs (e.g. 
spending on salaries, overtime, expenses, etc.). 
Details of ICT vacancies in the Department, including: 1. The number of 
ICT vacancies at each grade as of 1st July 2016; 2. The number of ICT 
staff externally recruited at each grade since 1st July 2011; 3.The number 
DFI/2016-0140
Campaign group
of ICT staff that have resigned from the NICS at each grade since 1st July  Deleted
12/08/2016
2011 (excluding retirements & voluntary exit); and 4. The number of ICT 
staff that have resigned via voluntary exit scheme from the NICS at each 
grade since 1st July 2011. 
Details of the amounts the Department has invested in renewable 
energies for itself since 01 January 2010; please detail the amount of any  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0141
Campaign group
15/08/2016
06/10/2016
estimated cost savings and, specifically what the money saved has 
Information not held.
bought. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of all 1) fatal road traffic collisions and 2) all road traffic colisions 
on the carriageway between the A2, Killowen Road, at Lord Ballyedmond  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0142
Solicitor
15/08/2016
13/09/2016
Castle Farms and the junction of the Ballymaderphy Road and the A2, 
Information not held.
Newry Road, Kilkeel. 
Details of all Grade 5 posts in the Department  filled by temporary 
promotion since July 2014 (title, period, number and gender); all 
Member of the 
temporary promotions to Grade 5 and vacancies as of 02 July 2016; all 
DFI/2016-0143
Granted in full.
17/08/2016
16/09/2016
public
internally and externally recruited Grade 5 posts since July 2014; and 
details of any recent decisions to fill Grade 5 posts by temporary 
promotion in the remainder of 2016.
Details of bus lane Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued since the 
introduction ofenforcement in Belfast, including:  1. the number of 
people/cars who have been fined, and the total value of these fines, 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0144
Media
broken down by location for both number and value;  2. the number of 
17/08/2016
14/09/2016
Information not held.
these fines remaining outstanding for payment for more than 90 days; and  
3. the number of fines that were challenged since June 2015, and how 
many of these challenges were (a) successful and (b) unsuccessful.
Details of those, since the introduction of bus lane enforcement last June, 
receiving multiple bus lane Penalty Charge Notices (i.e. issued to the 
same vehicle/registration number, excluding emergency vehicles, etc.), 
including those fined on: i) more than five occasions; ii) more than 10 
occasions; iii) more than 15 occasions; iv) more than 20 occasions; and v) 
DFI/2016-0145
Media
Granted in full.
17/08/2016
14/09/2016
more than 50 occasions.  To also include detail of the number of fines for 
the 10 most heavily fined vehicles in this period (i.e. Car 1 - 500 bus lane 
fines, car 2 - 350 fines), together with the value of the fines for these ten 
vehicles and, in each case, how many of the fines have been or remain 
unpaid.
Information relating to a marine Licence granted for 80, Greencastle Pier 
Road, Greencastle (site ref: ML 33/12), including:  1. A copy of the 
Schedule 6 consent; 2. Confirmation of whether the site is classed as an 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0146
"exception site" for flood management; 3. Confirmation of the predicted 
19/08/2016
15/09/2016
public
Information not held.
200yr sea-level at this site location a) with and b) without climate change 
and wave action taken into account; and 4. A copy of the Flood Risk 
Assessment (where no.2 above applies).
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0147
The number of taxed vehicles presently on the road in Northern Ireland.
Information not held.
18/08/2016
18/08/2016
public
Information relating to the loading only loading bay  on Chichester Street, 
Belfast, between the junction of Donegall Square East and Upper Arthur 
Street.  Including the number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued, 
and of total and successful appeals against these PCNs in the last 12 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0148
months.  Also the commencement date for operationof the loading bay, 
Partial disclosure.
18/08/2016
13/09/2016
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
and details of any consultation and the numbers of similar loading only 
loading bays in Northern Ireland.  The operating hours of Traffic 
Attendants in Belfast, and details of responsibility for the bay during hours 
not covered by Traffic Attendants.
Information relating to appeals submitted in relation to the NICS Voluntary 
Exit Scheme, including: 1) whether an Appeals Panel was established; 2) 
the number of appeals forwarded to the Panel; 3) the number of applicant 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0149
offered VES, to have the offer rescinded; 4) why, if an offer had been 
Granted in full.
19/08/2016
16/09/2016
public
accepted, would this not have been honoured; 5) full details of the criteria 
used in such cases; and 6) how this criteria differed from that for 
successful applicants.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
The number of funded general service EO1 vacancies within the 
DFI/2016-0151
Information not held.
22/08/2016
14/09/2016
public
department.
Details from the Register of Reservoirs within NI in relation Darkley and 
Tullynawood Lakes.  In particular, their risk categorisation and copies of 
flood inundation maps for each lake individually and a map showing a 
Reg. 12(5)(a):adverse effect on 
DFI/2016-0152
Business
simultaneous breach of both.  Together with confirmation whether Rivers  Partial disclosure.
09/08/2016
07/09/2016
international relations, defence, national 
Agency will release the data from its Flood Inundation Model (specifically 
security or public safety.
a map showing flow paths, depths and velocities of the flood water in 
relation to these lakes and the subject site). 
Member of the 
Details of the number of claims made concerning potholes in the past 
DFI/2016-0153
Granted in full.
22/08/2016
24/08/2016
public
year.
Copies of the full annual accounts and balance sheet for the Strangford 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0154
Campaign group
25/08/2016
15/09/2016
Ferry Service between 2006-2016.
Information not held.
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
Copies of any papers (including emails, telephone notes, internal memos, 
completion, unfinished documents and 
minutes of meetings or other documentation/submissions) made relating 
DFI/2016-0155
Business
Partial disclosure.
26/08/2016
26/09/2016
incomplete data; & Reg. 12(5)(e): 
to the [Dalradian Gold] LA10/2016/0030/DETEIA and 
adverse affect on confidentiality of 
LA10/2016/0137/PAD files. 
commercial or industrial information.
A copy of the Interim Managers Report referred to in Alan Todd’s letter of 
Member of the 
s21: information accessible to the 
DFI/2016-0156
3 December 2014 to Michaela Glass, and any covering letter which 
Fully withheld.
06/07/2016
15/08/2016
public
applicant by other means.
accompanied it.
A list of all FOI requests received by the Department for Infrastructure 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0157
Campaign group
31/08/2016
05/09/2016
over the last 7 years.
Information not held.
Copies of all information and documentation relating to 1) pavement 
maintenance and inspections; 2) complaints regarding the pavements; 
DFI/2016-0158
Solicitor
Granted in full.
17/08/2016
01/09/2016
and 3) claims for compensation in relation to personal injuries, loss and 
damage, at Fisherwick Place, Belfast, in the 12 months to 9 August 2016.
All details of the consultation process, regarding Dalradian Resources' 
DFI/2016-0159
Campaign group
proposed gold mine plant,  the Department has agreed with Dalradian 
Partial disclosure.
31/08/2016
28/09/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
including a copy of the PAN.
Copies of the Department's input, informing the UK's submission of 27 
November 2015 to the Aarhus Convention's Compliance Committee (case 
ref: ACCC/C/2013/90), all correspondence and records of any meetings 
Reg. 12(5)(b): Adverse effect on course 
DFI/2016-0160
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
01/09/2016
29/09/2016
between the Department and UK government, and all briefings and 
of justice or conduct of inquiries
records of meetings between Departmental officials and the 
Minister/Permanent Secretary.
A list of all bidders at the PQQ stage of the tender for the Term Contracts 
DFI/2016-0161
Researcher
for Maintenance and Improvement of Structures 2016, and details of the 
Granted in full.
01/09/2016
21/09/2016
successful bidders.
Details of the terms of reference of the initial Belfast Rapid Transit 
consultation, relating to the impact on cycling and a summary of the 
assessed impact; whether contact was sought with cycling stakeholders; 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0162
whether the impact has since been reassessed, following consultation; 
Granted in full.
01/09/2016
26/09/2016
public
details of all planned segregated and shared use cycleways along BRT 
routes; and of the number of  planned bicycle parking spaces for BRT 
halts and terminii.
Details of 1) the factors taken into consideration when assessing an area 
for traffic control measures; 2) the time of the assessment on Charlotte 
Member of the 
Street, Ballymoney, on 08 September 2015; and 3) when it is expected 
DFI/2016-0163
Granted in full.
05/09/2016
27/09/2016
public
that traffic calming measures will be constructed on Charlotte Street (as it 
is 7th in line for such measures in the Causeway Coast and Glens Council 
Area).

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of the department's bid for funding in the June monitoring round, 
s36: prejudice to effective conduct 
DFI/2016-0166
Media
Fully withheld.
05/09/2016
26/09/2016
e.g. such as the amount(s) requested and the reasons for the funding.
of public affairs.
Details of the number of media requests for interviews and the number 
arried out by the Minister since taking up office in May 2016, including 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0167
Media
05/09/2016
30/09/2016
details of media type (radio/television/newspaper/online), date, outlet 
Information not held.
involved subject and duration.
Information held relating to the Kilmascally Road, Ardboe, and the road 
leading to the Enterprise Park across the Airfield off the Kilmascally Road, 
Member of the 
including: 1) a map with road number; 2) the category and traffic flow; 3) 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0169
18/08/2016
13/09/2016
public
inspection frequencies; 4) copies of all documents relating to how traffic 
Information not held.
flows were estimated; and 5) copies of any documents relating to 
concerns/reports of an increase in HGV/industrial traffic using the roads.
Copies of all relevant documents (correspondence, specifications, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0170
drawings, etc.) held relating to TransportNI removing trees at College Park Granted in full.
05/09/2016
18/10/2016
public
Avenue, Belfast.
A copy of the PAN submission, associated documents and site 
DFI/2016-0171
Business
layout/location plan for Dalradian Resources' Currighinalt Mine, near 
Partial disclosure.
06/09/2016
28/09/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Omagh.
A copy of the consent to discharge for a site at Ashgrove Lodge, 
DFI/2016-0172
Business
Portadown, to submit together with an application for an Article 161; the 
Partial disclosure.
07/09/2016
04/10/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
consent was applied for c.2006 by Fortress Residential Developments. 
Details of the full costs and of all options consideredin relation to the flood 
Reg. 12(5)(e): adverse affect on 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0173
protection and any associated works being carried out on the Shanrod 
Partial disclosure.
12/09/2016
10/10/2016
confidentiality of commercial or industrial 
public
Road, Katesbridge, Banbridge.
information.
Information relating to vehicle damage claims for vehicular damage 
allegedly caused by carriageway defects, including:  1) policies and 
procedures for dealing with such  claims; 2) policies and procedures for 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
appeals procedures for such claimss; 3) all information held in relation to 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0175
potholes in the Farm Lodge development over the last two years including  Partial disclosure.
22/08/2016
20/09/2016
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
public
reports and subsequent action and repairs; and 4) the number of damage 
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(b): the 
claims in the Carrickfergus area over the past three years and the number 
course of justice and inquiries.
that were successful, including the total amount paid and total cost of any 
repairs.
Details of staff and costs for the Department's communications/press 
office, including: 1) the number of staff employed, both the number of 
people and number of full time equivalent (FTE) staff; 2) of these, the 
DFI/2016-0176
Media
Granted in full.
12/09/2016
30/09/2016
number of press officers, both number of people and FTE number; and 3) 
the overall cost of the communications/press office in each year from 
2011/12 to present.
A copy of TransportNI's management plan for an infestation of Japanese 
DFI/2016-0177
Business
Knotweed, identified at a site owned by TransportNI on Station Road, 
Granted in full.
26/08/2016
13/09/2016
Portstewart. 
Copies of all documentation held in relation to the decision taken to 
introduce a 40mph zone on the Upper Road from Monkstown Road to 
Greenisland, a reduction from the national speed limit, including all 
Member of the 
records of meetings, minutes, letters, e-mails etc.  Also all road safety 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0178
09/09/2016
28/09/2016
public
information held  relating to this section of the Upper Road over the past 
Information not held.
five years, including numbers of recorded accidents, details of their 
seriousness.  Details of the decision to introduce the reduced speed limit 
without advanced signage/ notification for motorists using the road.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A full list of the MPs who have written letters to Ministers in the 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0179
Department since the last General Election (May 2015) through to 1st 
Granted in full.
13/09/2016
27/09/2016
public
September 2016, including the number of letters written by each MP.
Information relating to the River Torrent, River Blackwater and Coalisland 
Canal between the Blackwater and the townland of Derrytresk, including: 
1) the watercourse file; 2) details of any works undertaken on these 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0180
watercourses; 3) details of all bridges constructed or removed; 4) details 
Partial disclosure.
13/09/2016
10/10/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
of all correspondence between the Department and named individuals in 
relation to access; and 5) copies of all maps and correspondence relating 
to works undertaken, with particular reference to moving watercourses.
Details of all communication (written, electronic, verbal {telephone 
Member of the 
calls/discussions}) with all parties including internal discussions with 
DFI/2016-0181
Granted in full.
31/08/2016
28/09/2016
public
Departmental HR in relation to an appeal lodged against a selection 
outcome under the NICS Voluntary Exit Scheme (VES).
A copy of the Planning Appeals Commission's report to the Minister in 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0182
regard to planning application A/2011/0246/F, proposed hydro-electric 
Withdrawn.
14/09/2016
10/10/2016
public
scheme at the Bleach Green, Ardmore, Derry.
A list of all bidders at the PQQ stage of the tender for the Term Contracts 
DFI/2016-0183
Researcher
Granted in full.
30/08/2016
21/09/2016
for Asphalt Resurfacing 2016, and details of the successful bidders.
Member of the 
The number of established members of staff that have been dismissed 
DFI/2016-0185
Information not held.
16/09/2016
13/10/2016
public
without reference to a specific section in the NICS Handbook.
Any information or statistics held relating to the numbers of post-65 bus 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0186
Solicitor
drivers employed in Northern Ireland, and confirmation of whether there is 
15/09/2016
20/09/2016
Information not held.
no upper age limit restriction on becoming a bus driver.
Information relating to the introduction of Bus Lane restrictions in Belfast, 
including: 1) the number of motorists fined to date; 2) the number of 
Member of the 
appeals against Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs); 3) the number of 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0187
08/09/2016
06/10/2016
public
successful appeals; 4) the number of appeals successful at the 
Information not held.
Independent Tribunal; and 5) the number of cases brough to the 
Ombudsman and the outcome(s).
The results of any road traffic surveys undertaken in the 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0188
Carnreagh/Carnreagh Road areas of Hillsborough since (and including) 
Granted in full.
13/09/2016
21/12/2016
public
2010.
Details of parking tickets/Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in off-
street car parks, from 2013 to the date councils took over responsibility for 
off-street car parking, including: 1) the number of parking tickets issued 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0189
Media
12/09/2016
19/10/2016
for off-street car parks; and 2) a breakdown of the number issued for each  Information not held.
off-street car park (i.e. the name/address of the off-street car park; the 
new council area it resides in; and the number of PCNs issued).
Information on bus compliance audits, including: 1) the number of 
operators yet to have had an audit; 2) the number that have had audits; 3) 
the number that have had more than one audit; 4) the number of 
DFI/2016-0190
Campaign group
Granted in full.
16/09/2016
12/10/2016
operators that have been requested to have a second audit; 5) the 
number of nurseries that have had audits; and 6) the number of airport 
parking operations that have had an audit. 
Copies of the Road Licence issued by TransportNI and the two completed 
DFI/2016-0191
Campaign group
elements of the Road Safety Audit for the Greencastle Pier Road, 
Granted in full.
19/09/2016
17/10/2016
associated with the proposed Greencastle-Greenore Ferry.
The number of bus lane PCNs issued to vehicles where the vehicle 
DFI/2016-0192
Media
keeper details were not held by the DVLA (i.e. it was not possible to issue  Information not held.
15/09/2016
18/10/2016
the PCN); broken down by location since June 2015.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
A copy of the Report of the BIS Review of Operations DVA 2007 and any 
DFI/2016-0193
Granted in full.
19/09/2016
27/09/2016
public
subsequent review reports between 2007 and 2015.
The number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in Banbridge by 1) 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0194
a specific Traffic Attendant; and b) all Traffic Attendants that have to be 
Granted in full.
04/08/2016
30/09/2016
public
quashed.
Member of the 
The numbers of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued on Donegall Road 
DFI/2016-0195
Granted in full.
20/09/2016
18/10/2016
public
in 2015, broken down by contravention code.
Information relating to the DVA Test Centre in Coleraine, including: 1) the 
numbers of vehicles/individuals reported for using the centre for 
manoeuvring on 25 & 27 June, and 16 August 2016; 2) a copy of the 
DFI/2016-0196
Business
Partial disclosure.
19/09/2016
07/10/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
vehicular and pedestrian traffic management procedure for the centre; 
and 3) copies of the vehicular and pedestrian monitoring at the centre for 
March to August 2015 and March to August 2016.
Details of the current value and ownership of, and maintenance 
Public 
DFI/2016-0197
responsibilities under, any road bond being held on Aylesbury Place, 
Granted in full.
21/09/2016
17/10/2016
representative
Newtownabbey, BT36 7YS. 
Information relating to the impact on the Carnreagh Road of the proposed 
Member of the 
weight restrictions on Lisburn Street, Hillborough, including the findings 
DFI/2016-0198
Granted in full.
12/09/2016
21/12/2016
public
and conclusion(s) of any traffic impact assessment carried out by the 
Department.
Copies of information held relating to the impact on the Carnreagh Road 
of the proposed weight restriction for Lisburn Street, Hillsborough, 
including: 1) any transport assessment conducted by TransportNI; 2) any 
Member of the 
estimation of increase of traffic numbers; details of any safety concerns 
DFI/2016-0199
Granted in full.
12/09/2016
21/12/2016
public
raised, relating to traffic from Downshire Primary School and Hillsborough 
village centre; and 4) details of how residents are bing informed of the 
potential impact, particularly regarding alternative routes, of the proposed 
weight restrictions.  
All correspondence in relation to Folio AN217370 and the filling station at 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0200
228 Stewartstown Road, Belfast, between the applicant and the 
Information not held.
15/09/2016
26/09/2016
public
Department.
Copies of the Department's 2016-2017 corporate reports, plans and 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0201
strategies for 1) Finance; 2) Information Technology; 3) Estates & 
20/09/2016
18/10/2016
public
Information not held.
Facilities Management; and 4) Waste & Environmental Services.  
A copy of the legislation permitting the change of the bus lane status on 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0202
East Bridge Street, Belfast (outside Central Station), to 24 hours a day, 
Granted in full.
22/09/2016
29/09/2016
public
from 7.00am to 7.00pm.
Confirmation of whether it it is permitted for staff withhold their identities 
when communicating with the public; and, if so, details of the policy 
Member of the 
decision taken, including copies of any associated notes or minutes.  
DFI/2016-0203
Information not held.
23/09/2016
21/10/2016
public
Details of the policies setting out how staff are to communicate with the 
public, in particular in regard to identifying themselves to the public and 
how these policies have been communicated to all staff.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to a drainage complaint at Dunkirk Road Waringstown 
dealt with by Rivers Agency Lisburn, including copies of documents held 
by Rivers Agency including: 1) all Schedule 6 Enforcement Notices issued 
to the occupier of a property on Dunkirk Road Waringstown; 2) all 
responses to Rivers Agency from the occupier; 3) formal Appeal 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0204
Responses issued to Rivers Agency by the occupier in response to the 
Partial disclosure.
26/09/2016
20/10/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Schedule 6 Enforcement Notices; 4) all correspondence from Rivers 
Agency to the occupier; 5) all site reports prepared by Stewart Hamilton, 
Rivers Agency; 6) the site report following the use of underground 
cameras in the offending watercourse; and 7) all emails and internal 
memos, etc., from named members of staff.
The number of vehicles issued with a Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) on 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0205
Media
one occasion only in Belfast's bus lanes, broken down by location since 
26/09/2016
17/10/2016
Information not held.
June 2015. 
Copies of any investigative notes and minutes of any meetings that have 
Member of the 
taken place regarding the applicant's own complaint or any other 
DFI/2016-0206
Granted in full.
26/09/2016
21/10/2016
public
complaint regarding the length of time it takes to take a theory test at a 
Pearson Centre. 
A breakdown of the registered keeper addresses by parliamentary 
constituency and, if possible, town for the 50,000-plus Penalty Charge 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0207
Media
26/09/2016
17/10/2016
Notices (PCNs) issued to date for vehicles travelling in Belfast's bus 
Information not held.
lanes.
Details of the number of PCNs issued to date for driving in Belfast's bus 
lanes that have been appealed; stating how many have been: 1) 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0208
Media
27/09/2016
17/10/2016
successfully appealed (with breakdown of reasons); and 2) unsuccessfully  Information not held.
appealed.
Details of the number of PCNs issued for driving in Belfast's bus lanes 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0209
Media
that were issued between the hours of midnight and 6am, broken down by 
27/09/2016
17/10/2016
Information not held.
location.  
Details of the number of information requests made to the: 1) Department 
for Infrastructure; 2) Department for Regional Development; 3) DRD/DFI 
s40: personal information (neither 
DFI/2016-0210
Researcher
Fully withheld.
27/09/2016
18/10/2016
Agencies; and 4) ALBs, by the former journalist, now government press 
confirm nor deny).
officer, D Gordon. 
Information relating to maintenance and inspections on the Drumnagally 
Road, Banbridge, on 10 March 2016, including: 1) a copy of the current 
road maintenance policy for the road (including frequency of inspections, 
how they should be carried out, and the maximum time between defect 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0211
identification and repair), and 2) a copy of the road repair history for the 
Granted in full.
30/09/2016
14/10/2016
public
road over the last 12 months (including, for all inspections, the dates, how 
undertaken, all defects identified, how the defects were handled, what 
repairs were undertaken and time between identification and repair of 
each defect).
Copies of all emails, letters or phone calls from Councillor Andrew Muir 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0212
(Ards & North Down Council), regarding any transport issues or bonfires 
Lapsed.
03/10/2016
public
over the last 5 years.
Any recent complaints/issues regarding works at 16-18 Old Manse Road, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0213
Jordanstown, received by TransportNI from any 1) public body or 2) 
Partial disclosure.
03/10/2016
28/10/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Member of the public.
The number of parking tickets issued on Chichester Street Belfast on 23 
DFI/2016-0215
Campaign group
Granted in full.
03/10/2016
09/11/2016
September 2016 after 8pm.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) 
issued and cancelled for on and off street car parking offences: 1. 
Confirmation of whether the lower number of off street PCNs is due to 
fewer off street, compared to on street, car parking spaces; 2. The 
number of on street spaces in Belfast patrolled by Traffic Attendants 
(TAs); 3. The number of spaces in Belfast car parks that are patrolled; 4. 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0216
Confirmation of whether the numbers supplied for on street PCNs are only  Granted in full.
29/09/2016
02/11/2016
public
for parking offences or also include other contraventions; 5. As a greater 
percentage of PCNs are cancelled for off street contraventions, please 
confirm whether this reflects different decision making rules for Belfast 
City Council (BCC) and DfI; 6. The criteria used by BCC and DfI regarding 
cancelling PCNs; and 7. Details of who, in DfI and BCC decides which 
fines can be cancelled.
Information relating to the bus lane in Castle Street, Belfast, including: 1) 
the date that new road markings/signage in Queen Street was proposed 
Member of the 
and the reason for the removal of disabled parking spaces; and 2) the 
DFI/2016-0217
Granted in full.
04/10/2016
11/11/2016
public
numbers of vehicles identified driving in the bus lane since introduction, 
and of those the numbers a) without a disabled badge and b) with a 
disabled badge.
A full copy of the latest traffic survey completed on Stiles Way, Antrim, 
Member of the 
conducted recently on the section from the Steeple Road towards the 
DFI/2016-0218
Granted in full.
05/10/2016
31/10/2016
public
A26, with particular reference to the interpretation of the data in regards to 
recorded speed including associated type of traffic on this road.
Details of any meetings between, or lobbying of the Department by, (or on 
DFI/2016-0219
Media
behalf of) Dalradian Gold or MCE Public Relations in relation to a 
Granted in full.
05/10/2016
02/11/2016
proposed gold mine near Greencastle (Curraghinalt) in the last six years.
Copies of the consultation information for planning policies SPPS and 
PPS2, specifically the sections relating to coastal communities, together 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0220
with details of the consultation process, consultees (including Public 
Partial disclosure.
06/10/2016
03/11/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
representatives), responses received, and details of the consultees that 
represented coastal communities.
Information relating to the exploratory drilling conducted at Woodburn 
Forest, including: 1) evidence that the Department sought and received 
the applicant's written agreement to the extension of time in regard to the 
DFI/2016-0222
Campaign group
Information not held.
22/09/2016
18/10/2016
completion of the EIA determination; and 2) copies of notes of any 
meeting(s) between the Minister and officials to discuss the detail related 
to the briefing of 06 June 2016. 
Information regarding the total cost for faulty Street Lighting, switched on 
Public 
DFI/2016-0223
24 hours a day, over the last 3-4 years at: 1) Legahorey, Craigavon; and 
Granted in full.
06/10/2016
02/11/2016
representative
2) Wood Lane, Lurgan.
Copies of all electronic and written correspondence between the 
Member of the 
Department, TransportNI, and the Planning authorities regarding planning  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0224
07/10/2016
01/11/2016
public
application reference A/2014/0335/F from 01 July 2016 to 06 October 
Information not held.
2016.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information held relating to a private parking management and 
enforcement company, Parking Enforcement Agency (PEA) Ltd., 
including: 1) any accessible data in any format held by the Department; 2) 
the volume and nature of complaints made to DRD/DfI about PEA; 3) 
details of any hospitality, or other gifts in kind, made to staff or Minister(s) 
Member of the 
by PEA, or its Directors or representatives; 4) details of any meetings 
DFI/2016-0226
Granted in full.
07/10/2016
02/11/2016
public
(Date, time, minutes, notes), etc., between staff/Minister(s) and PEA, its 
Directors or representatives; 5) copies of any recorded telephone 
conversations with PEA, its Directors or representatives; 6) copies of any 
legal advice the Deptartment has sought in relation to PEA, and its 
parking operations; and 7) copies of any legal advice sought in relation to 
operations of private parking companies in general.
Details of the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued: 1) in 
2016 to date to vehicles parked in the Whitla Street car park adjacent to 
DFI/2016-0227
Campaign group
the Yorkgate train station (extending to the derelict building on the left 
Granted in full.
11/10/2016
08/11/2016
hand side as you approach the entrance); and 2) the total number of 
PCNs issued on 07 October 2016 in same location. 
Information relating to enforcement actions/prosecutions for construction 
or demolition (of listed buildings or buildings in conservation areas) without 
planning permission, including: a) the number of prosecutions; b) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0228
Media
number resulting in fines of £1k or more and/or imprisonment; c) the 
10/10/2016
07/11/2016
Information not held.
number resulting in reconstruction, remedial or preservations work by a 
public body and invoicing the owner; and d) the number of enforcement 
notices requiring demolition. 
Over the period 1st April 2013 to date: 1) the total value of spend for 
archaeological related services (professional archaeological advice, site 
DFI/2016-0229
Business
investigation works, project management, expert witness, historical impact  Granted in full.
13/10/2016
17/11/2016
assessments etc.); 2) the number of tendering competitions run for the 
provision of these specialist services. 
The number of incidents that have occurred in the Newmarket Street area, 
DFI/2016-0230
Solicitor
Derry, involving personal injuries to members of the public, within the last  Granted in full.
13/10/2016
10/11/2016
5 years. 
Details of the 3 enforcement notices, mentioned in a response by the then 
DARD Minister in April 2012, issued by Rivers Agency where structures 
Member of the 
were found to be unsound, with the potential to block waterways in 
DFI/2016-0231
Granted in full.
10/10/2016
07/11/2016
public
contravention of the Drainage (Northern Ireland) Order 1973, including: 1) 
the locations of the structures; and 2) details of the outcomes of the 3 
enforcement notices.
Details of the administration of the bus lane cameras and Penalty Charge 
Notices (PCNs) in Belfast, including: 1) the company that installed the 
camera system; 2) the company or Department operating the cameras; 3) 
the address of the camera monitoring centre; 4) details of who administers 
Member of the 
the collection of encroachments and issues PCNs; 5) copies of any 
DFI/2016-0232
Granted in full.
06/09/2016
31/10/2016
public
contacts between any companies involved with the bus lane monitoring 
system and the government; 6) details of the financial reward (fixed 
amount or percentage of PCN income); 7) if percentage, provide a 
breakdown; and 8) statistics for the amount of revenue collected by each 
camera (date, time and position of camera).
A copy of any report or research produced following the request by the 
Head of the Civil Service, Malcolm McKibbin, on 24 June 2016 to 
s35: formulation of government 
DFI/2016-0233
Media
Fully withheld.
13/10/2016
17/11/2016
Departments that they commission work “identifying, as best we can at 
policy.
this early stage, the implications of the EU referendum result”.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
The estimated or actual costs, supported by the Department of 
Infrastructure (formerly called Department of Regional Development), in 
DFI/2016-0234
Campaign group
July, August and October 2015, of : 1) removing bonfire material; 2) 
Granted in full.
14/10/2016
08/11/2016
repairing damaged roads; 3) boarding up houses as a precautionary 
measure; and 4) any other claims relating to damage caused by bonfires. 
The full agenda of the DfI Minister's trip to China, together with details of 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0235
whether the Minister intends to raise Human Rights Abuses or Animal 
12/10/2016
04/11/2016
public
Information not held.
Cruelty (especially the Yulin dog meat festival) with his hosts.
Details of language changes or adaptations (changing the names of 
assets from Irish to English, adding Irish to branding, etc.) made following 
the creation of the new department earlier this year, including: 1) A list of 
all instances of language changes or adaptations made following the 
DFI/2016-0236
Media
creation of the new department; and 2) For each please detail: a) the 
Granted in full.
01/11/2016
21/11/2016
nature of the what the item or asset; b) the language changes made 
(including, if applicable, the language previously used, what it was 
changed to, and the English-language translations of both); c) when the 
change was made; and d) the cost.
The number of times an objection or report has been made to the 
Member of the 
Department for Infrastructure/DRD that the system has failed to register 
DFI/2016-0237
Granted in full.
14/10/2016
06/12/2016
public
completion of a parking event/record registration under “Parkmobile” since 
the inception of the system.
A copy of all relevant records of the meeting(s) where the Minister met 
officials to discuss the detail of a briefing of 06 June 2016, regarding 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0238
Campaign group
exploratory drilling at Woodburn Forest.  A list of all meeting(s) where the 
19/10/2016
04/11/2016
Information not held.
Minister met officials to discuss the detail of the briefing, including dates, 
locations and attendees.
Information regarding the tender award for NVQ2 training at the 
DFI/2016-0239
Business
TransportNI Training Centre Antrim (RSTC/57/16), including the actual 
Fully withheld.
06/10/2016
01/11/2016 s43: commercial interests.
winning tender price and the identity of the successful bidder.
Member of the 
A copy of the DfI retention and disposal policy relating to information 
DFI/2016-0240
Granted in full.
24/10/2016
29/11/2016
public
personal and otherwise held in respect of Penalty Charge Notices.
Copies of all documentation relating to a specified HGV and trailer unit 
involved in a fatal RTA in Westmeath; in particular all information relating 
to licence applications and decision for the vehicle, in addition to any 
documentation outlining safety checks carried out.  1) Mercedes Actros 6 
DFI/2016-0241
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
18/10/2016
08/11/2016 s44: prohibitions on disclosure.
x 2 Tractor Unit, Registration Number TNZ5852, Chassis Number 
WDB9342332L311015, Colour, Silver/Blue; and 2) Trailer Unit, 
Weightlifter Tri Axle semi-trailer, Chassis Number 
SBW3STDNAJSD07624, Fleet Number TR02, Colour White.
A copy of any further papers (including emails, telephone notes, internal 
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress, 
memos, minutes of meetings or other documentation/submissions) made 
incomplete data; & Reg. 12(5)(e): 
DFI/2016-0242
Business
Fully withheld.
20/10/2016
17/11/2016
relating to the LA10/2016/0030/DETEIA and LA10/2016/0137/PAD files 
confidentiality of commercial or industrial 
since 26 September 2016.
information.
Member of the 
A copy of all correspondence associated with a data breach reported to 
s31: law enforcement; & s40: 
DFI/2016-0243
Fully withheld.
20/10/2016
17/11/2016
public
the applicant.
personal information.
Member of the 
All records held by the Department regarding the applicant's property, 
DFI/2016-0244
Partial disclosure.
05/09/2016
25/10/2016
public
particularly with reference to overgrown hedges, 2011-2016
Details relating to the warnings contractors must, when undertaking work 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0245
for roads service, provide to road users to highlight they are closing main  Granted in full.
24/10/2016
25/10/2016
public
routes, i.e. major transverses between motorways.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Full details, together with copies of all associated correspondence, of the 
application submitted for plan ref: N/97/0498, and associated road bond, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0246
evidence of the legal basis that TransportNI acceptance of a planning 
Granted in full.
24/10/2016
17/11/2016
public
application, LA08/2016/0008/F, and confirmation of the service strip at 
Seagoe Drive, Portadown.
Copies of applications to vary the Schedule 6 Enforcement Notice, dated 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0247
14 January 2008, to allow diversion of a watercourse, and use of 250mm  Partial disclosure.
24/10/2016
21/11/2016
Reg: 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
pipes at Dunkirk Road, Lurgan.
Information regarding the management of grass verges in Northern 
Ireland, 2013-2016, including: 1) the number of staff employed to cut 
grass verges; 2) the number of inspections of grass verges after being 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0248
cut; 3) the reason why waste grass is not removed after cutting; 4) the 
Partial disclosure.
01/11/2016
29/11/2016
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
number of complaints received about grass verges; 5) copies of all 
records of meetings held in relation to grass verges since 2014; and 6) 
copies of all correspondence in relation to grass verges.
Details of the number of Penalty Charge Notices or Parking Tickets have 
Member of the 
been issued for non electric vehicles parked in designated electric vehicle 
DFI/2016-0249
Granted in full.
21/10/2016
18/11/2016
public
charging bays in Northern Ireland since their introduction (the e-car 
spaces).
Details regarding both hackney carriage and private hire licences, 
including for each: the numbers of applications; numbers issued; numbers  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0250
Media
of enhanced criminal records checks conducted for; numbers of 
27/10/2016
17/11/2016
Information not held.
application refused; numbers of licences revoked for criminal convictions; 
and numbers of complaints received from the public.
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0251
Copies of any Abandonment Orders in force for Whitla Street, Belfast.
Granted in full.
27/10/2016
23/11/2016
public
Confirmation of the date when College Park Avenue, Belfast, was adopted 
as a public road, copies of records held of decision made to remove trees 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0252
(and details of the grades of those making the decision), and copies of 
Granted in full.
24/10/2016
01/11/2016
public
records held of the consultations with the Belfast City Council 
arboriculturalists regarding the removal of the trees. 
Copies of all documentation held relating to the adoption of pavements, 
roads, alleyways, paths, shared public spaces etc., in the Dunmore area 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0254
of north Belfast (BT15); specifically the newer development - Dunmore 
Granted in full.
28/10/2016
22/11/2016
public
Ave, Mews, Park, Place, Court etc., and not the adoption of the 
water/sewage infrastructure.
Details of the DfI organisational structure and average pay, for a 
benchmarking exercise, including: 1) staff numbers and average pay data, 
as of 01 April 2016 and 01 October 2016; 2) an organogram/organisation 
chart of the top 4 senior levels of staff  (for example: (i) the most senior 
person in the organisation; (ii) his/her direct reports; (iii) their direct 
reports; and (iv) their direct reports); 3) the name, job title and contact 
DFI/2016-0255
Business
Withdrawn.
01/11/2016
04/11/2016
details of a senior staff member in: (i) HR, willing to correspond regarding 
benchmarking staffing structures, pay scales and other HR metrics, and 
(ii) Finance willing to correspond regarding benchmarking of departmental 
costs and expenditure.  For the organisation chart, please provide: 
position title, paygrade (if applicable) and Departmental 
directorate/division.  
Details of the number of complaints made regarding a specified Driving 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0256
Test Examiner, and whether the Examiner was obliged to retire because 
Fully withheld.
01/11/2016
17/11/2016 s40: personal information.
public
of being incapable of carrying out the role.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Please provide the following information: 1) the amount of compensation 
that has been paid to motorists for road accidents over the last four years; 
Public 
2) the amount of this compensation that is for pothole-related damage 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0257
02/11/2016
15/11/2016
representative
(ideally year on year); and the number of claims made and, of which, the 
Information not held.
numbers of claims still open and for which the Department admitted 
fault/liability.
Details of all Executive Ministerial visits to the Basque Region since 2012, 
including for each occasion (i) the Minister that attended; (ii) the number of 
Public 
Civil Servants that attended, broken down by job title and grade; (iii) the 
DFI/2016-0258
Granted in full.
03/11/2016
15/12/2016
representative
number of Special Advisers that attended; (iv) the overall cost of each 
visit; (v) the purpose of each visit; and (vi) why it was considered 
necessary for each participant to attend. 
A copy of all documentation and correspondence (including, but not 
limited to, emails, memos and all versions of internal background notes) - 
Public 
DFI/2016-0259
both sent from and received by all officials, the special adviser and the 
Granted in full.
03/11/2016
10/01/2017
representative
Executive Minister in the Department - that is in relation to, or that 
mentions, AQW 3067/16-21.
A copy of all documentation and correspondence (including, but not 
limited to, emails, memos and all versions of internal background notes) - 
Public 
DFI/2016-0260
both sent from and received by all officials, the special adviser and the 
Granted in full.
03/11/2016
10/01/2017
representative
Executive Minister in the Department - that is in relation to, or that 
mentions, AQW 4678/16-21.
A copy of all documentation and correspondence (including, but not 
limited to, emails, memos and all versions of internal background notes) - 
Public 
DFI/2016-0261
both sent from and received by all officials, the special adviser and the 
Granted in full.
03/11/2016
10/01/2017
representative
Executive Minister in the Department - that is in relation to, or that 
mentions, AQW 5244/16-21. 
Copies of the: 1) Report of DVTA/DVLNI Management Review 2007/2008; 
and 2) Report of RTLD/ Enforcement Review 2008/2009; 3) Details of: (i) 
Member of the 
the review that 'ceased/retired' the PTO grade; (ii) the date carried out and 
s38: health & safety; & s40: 
DFI/2016-0262
Partial disclosure.
07/11/2016
25/11/2016
public
identity of the reviwer, together with a copy of the report;  and 4) 
personal information.
Confirmation of the date of the last JEGS evaluation of the dual role of 
Driving Examiner/Vehicle Examiner, and a copy of the most recent report.
Details of the Parking Enforcement Processing Unit response times, in 
working days, for: 1) PCN Challenges; 2) PCN Formal Representations; 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0263
Campaign group
08/11/2016
08/12/2016
and 3) Appeals, together with confirmation of whether the information can  Information not held.
be publicly viewed.
Copies of all documentation held relating to planning application 
P/2015/0218/F, for the construction of a 12 turbine windfarm and 
DFI/2016-0264
Business
Granted in full.
09/11/2016
07/12/2016
associated infrastructure works, Mullaghgariff Road, Newry (in the 
townlands of Gruggandoo, Grugganskeagh and Mullaghgarve).
Copies of the Planning Application Notice for Dalradian's proposed gold 
mining and processing at Curraghinalt, together with copies of all written 
DFI/2016-0265
Solicitor
Granted in full.
09/11/2016
06/12/2016
responses from any organisation and all notes held of any oral responses  
to the planning application. 
Member of the 
Copies of notes and records relating to preparation of application form(s) 
s40: personal information; & s43: 
DFI/2016-0266
Partial disclosure.
10/11/2016
19/12/2016
public
and other public advice re: 60 Plus SmartPass.
commercial interests.
Member of the 
Details of how TransportNI are informed of carriageway defects, the 
DFI/2016-0267
Granted in full.
10/11/2016
24/11/2016
public
inspection process for identifying carriageway defects in Northern Ireland.
A copy of the WS Atkins report to DfI regarding proposed feeder services 
DFI/2016-0268
Campaign group
Granted in full.
11/11/2016
08/12/2016
to complement Belfast Rapid Transit operations.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all written correspondence between the Minister and his Private 
Office relating to bus lane enforcement since he came into office; together 
DFI/2016-0269
Media
Partial disclosure.
10/11/2016
13/12/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
with copies of all emails between Project Manager Mr Peter Rice and the 
Minister's Private Office relating to bus lane enforcement since June 2015.
A copy of minutes of the meeting(s) where the decision was made to 
Member of the 
reduce the number of wands placed to mark the Alfred Street and College 
DFI/2016-0270
Granted in full.
15/11/2016
02/12/2016
public
Square North cycle paths by half (the sockets were installed at 3m 
intervals in Alfred Street, but the wands are placed at 6m intervals).
Details of the cost to the taxpayer of, and staff resources used in, a DVA 
investigation and legal proceedings in relation to MJL Limited (the charges 
DFI/2016-0271
Business
being dropped on the day of the hearing), regarding a Bulgarian registered  Partial disclosure.
16/11/2016
13/12/2016 s40: personal information.
lorry owned by that company; together with details of any Departmental 
body that monitors the costs of DVA enforcement officer actions. 
Details of funding allocated by the Department to groups and charities: 1. 
to meet the needs of: a) those living with disabilities; b) black and minority 
ethnic groups; c) lesbians, gays and bisexuals; d) transgender people; e) 
people of specific religions (e.g. people of a Christian faith); f) people of a 
DFI/2016-0272
Campaign group
Granted in full.
15/11/2016
09/12/2016
specific political opinion (for example funding specifically to work with 
loyalists/republicans); 2. the specific funding allocation/pot/departmental 
budget from which allocations were made; and 3. whether capital, core or 
revenue funding.
A copy of the Loss Adjuster's/Loss Assessor's report to the Department 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2016-0273
for Infrastructure, in relation to a claim for property damage made to the 
Partial disclosure.
20/10/2016
17/11/2016
public
commercial or industrial information.
Department (our ref: TNI/04/01/0474/2015-T8/SC).
Copies of all the correspondence, documents connected with requests 
made by Strategic Planning officials to external bodies, departments, 
Member of the 
public authorities, legal or natural persons, for files pertinent to planning 
DFI/2016-0274
Information not held.
18/11/2016
07/12/2016
public
reference L/2005/0987F, in particular but not limited, to requests by 
Strategic Planning to Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and to the 
original planning agent.
Copies of all Documents/correspondence/pieces of paper that in all ways 
Member of the 
and any way describe the quality assured processes and procedures 
DFI/2016-0275
Granted in full.
18/11/2016
07/12/2016
public
which Strategic Planning should follow when a critical planning file is 
missing or deemed to be missing.
Details of how the Department is assured of the accuracy of the timings 
on its bus lane CCTV cameras, including those of any audit or regulation 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0276
processes for the CCTV equipment and clocks, and details of the most 
Granted in full.
20/10/2016
15/12/2016
public
recent checks or calibration carried out on behalf of the Department, prior 
to the issue of a specific Penalty Charge Notice.
Copies of any documentation detailing safety inspections, or conditions 
attached to a vehicle, operated by John P Glackin Transport Ltd., which 
DFI/2016-0278
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
16/11/2016
13/12/2016 s44: prohibitions on disclosure.
was involved in a fatal road traffic accident on the N52, Williamstown, 
Devlin, Co. Westmeath.
A list of registered road hauliers in Northern Ireland, together with the 
s21: information accessible to the 
DFI/2016-0279
Business
Partial disclosure.
15/11/2016
13/12/2016
number of registered vehicles.
applicant by other means.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all communication to date (since 2004) between the Department 
for Infrastructure/Transport NI/DRD Roads Service and RSPB and any/all 
Member of the 
other members of any Working Group set up to implement mitigation 
DFI/2016-0280
Granted in full.
21/11/2016
13/12/2016
public
designed to ensure there is no adverse impact to the Lough Neagh and 
Lough Beg Ramsar Site and Special Protection Area (SPA) as a result of 
the A6 Toome to Castledawson dualling scheme.
Details, in relation to the Toome bypass, of 1) all mitigation that has been 
agreed, whether formally or informally, between the Department for 
Infrastructure/TransportNI/DRD Roads Service and any/all other parties 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0281
including, but not exclusively, EHS/NIEA, DARD/DAERA and RSPB to 
21/11/2016
13/12/2016
public
Information not held.
compensate for the loss of swan feeding habitat in the Creagh/Toome 
area; and 2) copies of the recorded evidence that this mitigation has been 
implemented.
Member of the 
Information held relating to the Belfast Telegraph reported intimidation of a 
DFI/2016-0282
Granted in full.
16/11/2016
15/12/2016
public
Traffic Attendant working in Coalisland, Co. Tyrone.
A copy of all correspondence/emails sent and received by Rivers Agency 
officials (internal and external) concerning rising water levels/flooding 
DFI/2016-0283
Media
around Lough Neagh last winter, together with copies of the agendas, 
Lapsed.
17/11/2016
briefing notes and minutes for all meetings where the matter was 
discussed.
The number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in Armagh in 2014, 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0284
2015 and 2016, together with details of the contractual duties of Traffic 
Granted in full.
18/11/2016
06/01/2017
public
Attendants (i.e., whether on performance related pay).
Information regarding on-street Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued 
during the first nine months of 2016 (from 01 January to 30 September), 
including: 1) the number issued; 2) the total value of these PCNs, at both 
the reduced charge(£45) and the full charge (£90); 3) the total amount 
actually paid for PCNs issued; 4) the number of unpaid on-road PCNs 
DFI/2016-0285
Media
Granted in full.
21/11/2016
15/12/2016
(excluding challenges); 5) the value of the unpaid PCNs, at reduced and 
full charge values; 6) the number of challenges/appeals against these 
PCNs; 7) the number of successful challenges where the PCN charge 
was waived; and 8) the number of PCNs issued to the worst single 
driver/offender.
Copies of all records held relating to the drafting of The Planning (General 
Permitted Development) Order (Northern Ireland) 2015, and a list of the 
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications; 
dates of all meetings where the drafting of the legislation was discussed, 
DFI/2016-0286
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
19/10/2016
16/12/2016
& Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice 
together with confirmation of the Department's interpretation of the rules 
and inquiries.
regarding, and intentions behind, any extensions of the 28 day stipulated 
period.
Details of the DVA's enforcement actions, between 01 January 2014 and 
20 November 2016, regarding Heavy Goods Vehicles identified as 
DFI/2016-0287
Business
Granted in full.
23/11/2016
16/12/2016
operating without the required operator's licence, including the numbers: 
a) detained for over 60 days; and b) disposed of/sold by DVA.
A copy of all correspondence sent and received internally and externally 
DFI/2016-0288
Media
(redacted where appropriate if necessary) from July 2016 to present, in 
Partial disclosure.
22/11/2016
19/12/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
relation to parking attendants and/or parking enforcement in Coalisland.
Details of the Department for Infrastructure's Non Departmental Public 
Bodies (NDPBs)/Arms Length Bodies (ALBs), including: 1) the number; 2) 
DFI/2016-0290
Campaign group
whether they are required to have a standalone staff Code of Conduct; 
Granted in full.
28/11/2016
23/12/2016
and, 3) if so, the number of occasions where it has taken more than 3 
years to put such a Code of Conduct in place.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Public 
The numbers of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in the Belfast City 
DFI/2016-0291
Granted in full.
24/11/2016
18/01/2017
representative
are, by street, over the last 3 years.
A copy of the Translink Service Agreement, together with details of all 
Member of the 
monitoring undertaken to date to ensure compliance, and of the notice 
DFI/2016-0292
Information not held.
25/11/2016
21/12/2016
public
periods required from Translink for either withdrawing a route from service 
or amending a timetable.
Details of the numbers of all challenges and successful challenges to 
Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued for turning across a bus lane 1) on 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0293
Great Victoria Street to access the Europa Hotel; 2) on Great Victoria 
Information not held.
28/11/2016
11/01/2017
public
Street to access any public or private premises; and 3) anywhere in the 
Greater Belfast area to enter any public or residential premises.
Information relating to the recent CPD PPTO Civil Engineer trawl, (the 
candidate information booklet advised that consideration may be given to 
filling future positions identified from the PPTO competition).  1) 
Confirmation of: a) the protocol for positions being filled using other 
competitions; b) details of positions within DfI (including DRD & DARD) 
filled using this method; and c) any reason why a PPTO competition could 
Member of the 
not be used to fill a vacancy at SPTO, provided the skills & experience 
DFI/2016-0294
Granted in full.
29/11/2016
29/12/2016
public
criteria were satisfied; 2. Details of any live or recently expired PPTO & 
SPTO Civil Engineer competitions; 3) Details of SPTO posts that require a 
Chartered Civil Engineer, including: a) the number; and b) the protocol for 
identifying such posts; and 4) Details of Chartered Engineers currently 
employed within DfI at HPTO, SPTO and PPTO grades, including : a) the 
number; and b) the number currently on promotion lists for SPTO & PPTO 
competitions.
Copies of any papers (including e-mails, telephone notes, internal memos, 
minutes of meetings or other documentation/submissions) held by 
DFI/2016-0295
Business
TransportNI related to the LA10/2016/0030/DETEIA and 
Granted in full.
28/11/2016
14/12/2016
LA10/2016/0137/PAD files for a proposal on behalf of Dalradian Gold Ltd, 
for which TransportNI was a consultee. 
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) for the most recent 
Member of the 
complete year, broken down by payment type (Parkmobile, parking by 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0296
28/11/2016
22/12/2016
public
phone, or cash payment), including: 1. the number of PCNs issued; 2. the  Information not held.
number of PCNs appealed; and 3. the number of successful appeals.
Details of how much the department and its arms length bodies have 
spent, up to November 31 2016, on training/coaching staff in the use of 
DFI/2016-0297
Media
Granted in full.
01/12/2016
08/12/2016
Outcomes Based Accountability (OBA) - sometimes called Results Based 
Accountability.
Copies of information held relating to traffic and parking issues associated 
with the new St Colmans/St Clares Primary School, on Courtney Hill, 
Newry: 1) The planning /TransportNI conditions relating to traffic and 
parking which were applied to the planning approval granted for the 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0298
school;  2) All communications to the school in respect of parents parking  Granted in full.
01/12/2016
19/12/2016
public
and the school policy of locking the gates at drop off and pick up times; 3) 
All communications between TransportNI Development Control Section 
and Newry Mourne and Down Planning; 4) The response/findings of the 
Development Control Section: and 5) All complaints received.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the numbers of: (a) freedom of information requests, and (b) 
weekly assembly questions (AQWs), each of the Department's 
NDPBs/ALBs have received from 1st December 2016 - 1st December 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0299
Campaign group
01/12/2016
09/01/2017
2016; and (c) the number of these NDPBs/ALBs considered the amount of  Information not held.
FOIs and AQWs as a risk and recorded same on their risk register within 
this period.
Details of the pass and failure rates for the two part taxi driver theory test 
DFI/2016-0300
Media
Granted in full.
01/12/2016
19/12/2016
since October 2014.
Details, for the last 3 years, of the number of Penalty Charge Notices 
Public 
(PCNs) issued on Irish Green Street, Limavady, in the areas with zig zag 
DFI/2016-0302
Granted in full.
01/12/2016
11/01/2017
representative
lines on both sides of the road, approaching the Catherine Street 
pedestrian crossing.
Information relating to Rivers Agency enforcement actions undertaken at 
Dunkirk Road, Lurgan, together with copiers of all approved 
guidelines/instructions approved and given to all Rivers Agency staff in 
Member of the 
regard to procedures for: 1) Schedule 6 Enforcement Notices; 2) 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0303
05/12/2016
05/01/2017
public
Schedule 6 applications for consent to undertake works to a watercourse;  Information not held.
3) Culverting Watercourses; 4) Diversion of watercourses; 5) Deviations 
from Rivers Agency approved standards by Rivers Agency Staff; and 6) 
Consultation procedures with all affected riparian land owners.
Details of suspensions within the Department over the last 5 years, 
including: 1) the number where the reason for suspension related solely to 
DFI/2016-0304
Campaign group
conduct outside work, for which was no police investigation; and 2) the 
Fully withheld.
29/11/2016
30/12/2016 s40: personal information.
number where a member of staff was suspended for more than two years 
without any disciplinary charge.
Copies of all permissions granted in relation to the removal of the flagpole 
Member of the 
at the roundabout in Magherafelt as part of the Magherafelt Public Realm 
DFI/2016-0305
Granted in full.
06/12/2016
10/01/2017
public
Scheme, together with a list of the dates when these permissions were 
granted and who signed them off.
Copies of all information held regarding an unsuccessful application for an 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0306
accessible parking bay, outside 21, 23, 25, & 27 Cherryvalley Crescent, 
Granted in full.
05/12/2016
05/01/2017
public
Comber, BT23 5BP.
Information relating to drainage/discharge from the Derryvale Housing 
Estate, Coalisland, including: 1) the detailed calculations for the 
catchment volume of water coming off the land and into the drain owned 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0307
Business
06/12/2016
04/01/2017
by the client; 2) details of where the water is coming from; and 3) a copy 
Information not held.
of the discharge consent, allowing discharge from the housing estate onto 
the client's property.
Information relating to TransportNI instructions to a property owner to cut 
back a hedge on Gransha Road, Bangor, including: 1) details of the 
Member of the 
papers that TransportNI would serve, should the property owner fail to 
DFI/2016-0308
Partial disclosure.
02/12/2016
03/01/2017 s40: personal information.
public
comply; and 2) a copy of the risk assessment, together with details of the 
qualifications and grade of the person responsible, undertaken to identify 
the hazard of the overgrowing hedge.
Copies of the data considered, criteria used and risk assessments carried 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0309
out as part of the Department's role as consultee for planning application  Partial disclosure.
28/11/2016
22/12/2016
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
LA03/2015/0051/F - for a pig farm in Newtownabbey.
Member of the 
Details of number of times the Glenshane Pass has been closed to traffic 
DFI/2016-0310
Information not held.
08/12/2016
15/12/2016
public
(in either direction) over the past three years, 2013-2015.
Copies of 1) the road maintenance policy and 2) the road repair history 
(including dates and details of all safety inspections, carriageway defects 
DFI/2016-0311
Business
Granted in full.
07/12/2016
09/01/2017
identified and repairs undertaken) for the Forthriver Road, Belfast, 
between 05 January and 05 March 2016.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
The number of tenders received for the contract to build the new 
DFI/2016-0312
Granted in full.
12/12/2016
09/01/2017
public
Strangford Ferry.
Details of every application made to the Department’s transportni Eastern 
Division to book/block-off/cone-off/reserve on-street Pay & Display car 
parking spaces in Belfast City centre area at any time between 08.00 and 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0313
18.00 in 2015 and 2016 to date, including: 1) date of application; 2) 
Partial disclosure.
05/12/2016
05/01/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
company/organisation making application; 3) reason given; 4) number of 
spaces requested, times and street names; 5) copies of any invoice raised 
by the Department for the spaces; and 6) confirmation of full payment. 
Information on staff in the Department, including: 1) the number per 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0314
grade; 2) the number currently temporarily promoted; and 3) the number 
Granted in full.
12/12/2016
10/01/2017
public
of EO2s that were successful in the 2014 internal EO1 promotion board.
Information about land and buildings owned by the Department in Belfast, 
by area (eg; parliamentary constituency  - North, South, East, West), 
DFI/2016-0316
Campaign group
including: 1) a list of all properties; 2) their size (units/hectares); 3) their 
Granted in full.
12/12/2016
09/01/2017
current use; 4) details of any occupiers/tenants; and 5) the current use by 
the occupier/tenant.  
Details and copies of any investigation reports carried out into, and the 
comprehensive engineering assessment following, the flooding incident at 
the Linen Green, Moygashel, on 06 December 2015; together with copies 
DFI/2016-0317
Business
Granted in full.
09/01/2017
06/02/2017
of all Rivers Agency correspondence with AECOM, Neptune Group, the 
Linen Green Complex management company and tenatnts, and 
TransportNI.
Member of the 
Copies of any information held about flooding (water escaping on to the 
DFI/2016-0318
Partial disclosure.
12/12/2016
11/01/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
public road) occurring on the Ballyloughan Road, Cookstown. 
A copy of the Planning Appeals Commission report in respect of the public 
Public 
DFI/2016-0319
hearing on planning application C/2011/0459/F, Cam Burn Wind Farm, 
Granted in full.
14/12/2016
22/12/2016
representative
Craigmore Road, Garvagh, Coleraine, Co. Londonderry.
Details relating to the change of pedestrian crossing type outside Central 
Station, East Bridge Street, Belfast, from pelican to puffin crossing in 2013-
2014, including: 1) the date of the change; 2) the reason for the change; 
DFI/2016-0320
Solicitor
Granted in full.
07/12/2016
09/01/2017
3) the factors considered in the decision to change the crossing type; and 
4) the number of accidents in the three years prior to, and the period 
following, the change of crossing type.
Information relating to actions taken to address the potential impact of the 
A6 Toome to Castldawson scheme on Whooper Swans, including: 1) 
details of the Whooper Swan Working Group, and of any agreement 
between the Department and that group for potential funding; 2) the 
amount paid to environmental consultants for a) Randalstown to Toome; 
Member of the 
DFI/2016-0321
b) Toome to Castledawson; c) Toome bypass; and d)  Whooper Swan 
Partial disclosure.
15/12/2016
22/12/2016
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable
public
studies/counts; 3) the number and costs  of counts to date, and details of 
any projected counts; 4) the identity of ther person(s) conducting the 
counts, and whether a member of the Whoopoer Swan Working Group; 
and 5) details of the academic study to be conducted, as agreed with 
RSPB as part of mitigation measures. 
Copies of all letters or reports held by Rivers Agency relating to flooding 
DFI/2016-0322
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
19/12/2016
19/01/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
issues at lands situated at Derrynahone Road, Moira. 
Access to CCTV recordings, if held, of a Rivers Agency reconstruction (on 
01 November 2016) of the inspection carried out on Saturday 05 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0323
December 2015 at a culvert and grille in the TransportNI depot at 
16/12/2016
13/01/2017
public
Information not held.
Moygashel, associated with the flooding of the Linen Green Centre in 
Moygashel.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the Department's Information Technology team and 
infrastructure equipment, including: annual budget (2016-2018); storage 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0325
Campaign group
vendor, model, capacity, installation date, estimated refresh date and cost; 
19/12/2016
18/01/2017
Information not held.
total number of IT staff; contact details; operating systems; use of desk 
virtualisation technologies; servers, etc.
Copies of correspondence from the applicant, the Department's customer 
Member of the 
charter and complaints escalation process, the policy on Penalty Charge 
DFI/2016-0326
Granted in full.
07/12/2016
09/01/2017
public
Notice (PCN) penalties, and details of how revenue from PCNs is 
used/spent.
Details and copies of all correspondence and information held in relation 
to a meeting between the Department for Infrastructure and the Neptune 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0328
Business
20/12/2016
18/01/2017
Group/Linen Green Management held during the week commencing 05 
Information not held.
December 2016.
Information regarding Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued to business 
Public 
owners and suppliers, when loading or unloading at business premises in 
DFI/2016-0329
Granted in full.
21/12/2016
23/01/2017
representative
Belfast: 1) whether DfI has a policy about issuing PCNs in such 
circumstances and 2), if so, a copy of this policy.
Information relating to the construction of the Roundabout on the A24 at 
the Temple Crossroads, including: 1) TransportNI procedures for road 
works/building work carried out in the vicinity of residential housing; 2) 
procedures for Structural Engineering reports and/or Risk Assessments 
Method Statements (RAMS) for such work; 3) copies of the Structural 
Engineers Report and/or Risk Assessments Method Statements (RAMS) 
completed before work commenced on the Saintfield Road at the side of 
86 Carryduff Road; 4) details of all structural reports and/or RAMS 
Member of the 
completed before road works commenced near residential buildings in 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2016-0330
20/12/2016
20/01/2017
public
2016; 5) the number of occasions where a structural report and/or RAMS  Information not held.
were provided before work commenced in 2016; 6) the number of 
occasions where a structural report and/or RAMS was NOT provided 
before work commenced in 2016; 7) the date the road/building/drilling 
work started at the side of 86 Carryduff Road; 8) the schedules start date; 
9) the date of any consultation regarding the start date, with the residents 
of 86 Carryduff Road; 10) the date of any impact assessment carried out 
in relation to the gable end of 86 Carryduff Road, prior to construction, and 
the results of this assessment.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the number of times the Department has enforced the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0001
Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 in the last five years, broken  Granted in full
03/01/2017
26/01/2017
public
down for each year.
Member of the 
Details of the amount spent by the Department on providing Christmas 
DFI/2017-0002
Granted in full
29/12/2016
26/01/2017
public
parties in 2016.
A copy of the revised PAN/correspondence received by the Department, 
notifying the Department of changes of dates and venue of the public 
consultation events, relating to Dalradian Gold Limited's Proposal of 
DFI/2017-0003 Business
Partial disclosure.
05/01/2017
01/02/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Application Notice (PAN) - Proposed Curraghinalt gold mine and mine 
waste processing/storage facility at lands north of the Crockanboy Road, 
Co. Tyrone.
Details of: 1) the number of empty buildings, spaces or premises currently 
owned or run by the Department: 2) the number from 1 January 2011 to 
date; 3) the cost figures broken down by year; 4) the amount spent on 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0004
maintaining these empty buildings, spaces or premises over the same 
Granted in full
19/01/2017
15/02/2017
public
period; 5) the length of time these buildings, spaces or premises have 
been vacant; 6) a list of these buildings, spaces or premises; 7) any plans 
for their use; and 8) if so, details of the plans.
Member of the 
Details of any health risks associated with body worn video devices, as 
DFI/2017-0005
Granted in full
05/01/2017
20/01/2017
public
being introduced in DVA.
Copies of all recorded material (electronic or otherwise) to and from 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0006
Richard Pengelly which make reference to the Renewable Heat Incentive  Information not Held
09/01/2017
11/01/2017
public
scheme
Details of the numbers, average ages and length of service of permanent, 
temporary and agency staff employed in the Department, together with the 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0007
details of the employment agencies used, including the number of staff 
09/01/2017
06/02/2017
public
information not held
provided and Departmental payments to each employment agency, from 
2005-2016.
Copies of all information held in relation to any DfI Rivers actions 
DFI/2017-0008 Solicitor
regarding lowering or clearing a sheugh situated in the vicinity of the 
Partial disclosure.
05/01/2017
02/02/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Derrynahone Road, Moira.
Job descriptions and annual salaries for Store Manager, A.O., Road 
Worker 2, and A.A. Grades, together with the last work reviews for these 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0009
grades in Arvalee Stores, Omagh, for the period 2004-2016; and details of  Partial disclosure.
23/12/2016
25/01/2017
s40: personal information.
public
the applicant's grievance case and of all successful grievance cases in the 
last 12 years.
Details of the number of checks, each week, between the hours of 6pm 
DFI/2017-0010 Campaign group
and 11pm with regards to illegal parking in Newtownards.; including, if 
Information not Held
10/01/2017
02/02/2017
possible, a break down into individual areas.
Details of the numbers of trailers detained by DVA for more than 90 days, 
DFI/2017-0011 Business
for not having an operator's licence, between January 2014 and January 
Granted in full
10/01/2017
27/01/2017
2017. 
Details of the dates and times of any checks done regarding footpath 
DFI/2017-0012 Campaign group
access and obstructions in Newtownards for the last year; together with 
Granted in full
10/01/2017
09/02/2017
details of how any obstructions were dealt with, and any outcomes.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information about the Department's IT team and infrastructure equipment, 
including: 1) the IT Infrastructure Budget for 2016, 2017 & 2018; 2) 
storage vendor(s) and model used 3) the installation date of this storage; 
4) the planned (or estimated) storage refresh date; 5) the estimated 
budget for the refresh; 6) the capacity of the storage data in TB; 7) the 
total number of IT staff; 8) a list and contact details for the IT SMT; 9) 
whether utilising desktop virtualisation technologies, and the number of 
users; 10) the backup software used; 11) the amount of data backed up in 
TB; 12) the number of servers; 13) the operating system(s) used; 14) the  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0013 Campaign group
03/01/2017
18/01/2017
number of virtualised servers; 15) the percentage of the environment that  information not held
is virtualised; 16) if IT work is outsourced, the contractors and contract 
start and end dates; 17) all IT re-sellers used, andthe frameworks used for 
the release of tenders, etc.; 18) the approximate time spent managing IT 
systems (specifically storage) and carving out LUNs and/or Volumes per 
week in the unit of man hours. 19) all pain points that the IT teams, and 
DfI as a whole, experience with regard to the storage and usage of the 
virtualised workloads; and 20) how storage is connected, if via Fibre 
Channel, whether 10 GB Ethernet, or 1 GB ethernet. 
Information held relating to the appointment of Non-Executive Directors to 
Warrenpoint Harbour Authority (WHA) in October 2016, including: 1) 
copies of all records relied on or drawn upon by the interview panel for the 
applicant; 2) for other candidates; 3) copies of all records relating to the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0014
selection of successful candidates; 4) the rationale for selection; 5) the 
Partial disclosure.
12/01/2017
09/02/2017
s40: personal information.
public
number of suitable candidates; 6) confirmation of whether the Minister 
was informed of the gender imbalance on WHA; 7) why the imbalance 
was not addressed in the appointments for WHA; and 8) copies of any 
records relevant to the non-appointment of the applicant.
Details of the closure of the A20 Portaferry Road, Newtownards, from 
5pm to midnight, between the Old Shore Road and Finlays Road, to 
DFI/2017-0015 Campaign group
facilitate filming; including the reason why, whether the Department 
Information not Held
11/01/2017
08/02/2017
received any remuneration for the closure from the film company and the 
legislation under which the road was closed. (Whatdotheyknow.com)
Details of Anaerobic Digester (AD) Plants operating in Northern Ireland, 
including: 1) the number; 2) the number without a Waste Management 
License, Pollution Prevention & Control Certificate or Integrated Pollution 
Prevention & Control Permit, and those with a WML exemption; 3) the 
number granted planning permission without a completed Environmental 
Impact Assessment; 4) the quantity (tonnes) of green energy crops used 
in these plants; 5) the area (hectares) used to produce these crops; 6) the 
animal type and volume (tonnes) of animal waste used; 7) the value (kg) 
of animal waste Nitrogen and Phosphate used; 8) the number using 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0016
animal waste only from their own farm; 9) the number using waste from 
12/01/2017
09/02/2017
public
information not held
multiple farms; 10) the number disposing of deigestate only on their own 
farm; 11) the number disposing of it on multiple farms; 12) the area 
(hectares) used to dispose of digestate; 13) the value of Nitrogen and 
Phosphate produced as digestate; 14) the number of plant 
owners/landowners of plant locations subject to a pollution prosecution or 
Enforcement Order; 15) the type and frequency of environmental, public 
and animal health monitoring undertaken; 16) how to access copies of 
monitoring reports can be accessed; and 17) the number of plants without 
up to date monitoring.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
A copy of the remuneration scales in relation to bonus schemes relating to 
DFI/2017-0017
Information not Held
22/12/2016
23/01/2017
public
Traffic Attendants.
Details regarding all the Penalty Charge Notices that were issued at the 
Member of the 
zig-zag hazard line for the Pedestrian Crossing on Irish Green Street, on 
DFI/2017-0018
Granted in full
16/01/2017
02/02/2017
public
the eastern side where it meets Catherine Street (between McAtamney’s 
Butchers to Supervalu), from 1st January to 31st December 2016.
Details of any complaints made to the Department regarding flooding, and 
DFI/2017-0019 Solicitor
gully maintenance records, relating toe the south bound lane of the A1, 
Granted in full
10/01/2017
13/02/2017
between the junctions of the Gowdystown Road and the Mount Ida Road.
Member of the 
Details of the contracting company who completed roadworks in Bingham 
DFI/2017-0020
Granted in full
13/01/2017
07/02/2017
public
Street, Bangor, on 15 October 2014.
Details of amounts paid to subcontractors carrying out work under 
supervision by Ballykeel depot, including: 1) the total amount paid in the 
Public 
DFI/2017-0021
2016 calendar year; and 2) the amounts spent in the 2016 calendar year 
Information not Held
17/01/2017
14/02/2017
representative
for the following work: a) delivering salt piles in the countryside; b) cutting 
trees; & c) fixing street lights. 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0022
Details of the total cost of the bridge replacement in Kilmore, Crossgar.
17/01/2017
06/02/2017
public
information not held
Copies of information held relating to Departmental discussions with 
Southern Regional College and their planners WYG Planning regarding 
their proposal to build a college campus at south lake Craigavon, 
Member of the 
including: 1) all Transport Assessments, Reports or Surveys carried out, 
DFI/2017-0023
Granted in full
12/01/2017
09/02/2017
public
with all outcomes reached; and 2) all correspondence with Southern 
Regional College, WYG Planning and Armagh City, Banbridge, Craigavon 
Council in relation to the proposed development (including all telephone 
calls, emails, letters, discussions in person).
Information relating to a series of white markings, in engineering paint, on 
the pavements in Massey Green at the junction with Belmont Road, 
adjacent to the fences around ground occupied by Campbell College, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0024
including: 1) confirmation if made by DfI Roads staff; 2) copies of any 
Granted in full
10/01/2017
07/02/2017
public
assessments of the condition of the road and pavements that led to these 
markings being put in place; and 3) copies of any records relating to follow 
up action to be taken in respect of this section of pavement.
Details of the number of fixed penalties issued to UK and international 
DFI/2017-0025 Business
Granted in full
19/01/2017
20/01/2017
HGVs for non-complaince with the HGV levy, in Northern Ireland.
Details of street lights in Nothern Ireland including: 1) the number of lights 
for which DfI Roads is/was in a) 2010; & b) 2017; 2) details of whether any 
street lights are switched off for any period overnight and, if so, the 
number of lights involved; 3) details of whether any street lights are 
Public 
DFI/2017-0026
dimmed for any period overnight and, if so, the number of lights involved;  Granted in full
23/01/2017
16/02/2017
representative
4) whether there are any plans to switch off or dim street lights in the 
future and, if so, a) the number & b) times; and 5) details of any savings 
achieved annuallty by switching off or dimming street lights for any period 
overnight.
A list of all planning applications that have been called in by the 
department between January 2006 and the end of December 2016; where 
DFI/2017-0027 Media
Granted in full
20/01/2017
14/02/2017
possible, broken down by: year; planning application reference and 
subsequent decision taken and by whom.
Copies of case law/adjudicators' decisions relating to the correct 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0028
positioning of signage on the pavement advising drivers of bus lanes (in 
Granted in full
23/01/2017
20/02/2017
public
relation to a Penalty Charge Notice RS80339690).

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) screen 
undertaken, together with any records held that provided supporting 
DFI/2017-0029 Campaign group
Information not Held
09/01/2017
30/01/2017
arguments for the decision that a SEA was not required, for the "Gas to 
the West" Planning Application LA08/2016/1382/F.
Details of all personnel in DOE Planning Service, prior to the transfer of 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0030
planning functions to the Councils, involved with planning applications reF:  Information not Held
17/01/2017
24/01/2017
public
J/2004/0802/F and J/2007/0416/F.
Details of street/highway trees felled in Northern Ireland since 1 April 
2010, including:  1) the number; 2) of these, the number protected by a 
Tree Preservation Order; 3) the number that were ancient/veteran trees; 
4) the cost to fell street/highway trees in the period; 5) the number of trees 
felled because they were diseased, decayed, dying or dead; 6) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0031 Media
23/01/2017
23/02/2017
number felled because they were causing structural damage or an 
information not held
obstruction; 7) the number felled for other reasons, including details of the 
types of reasons; 8) the number that have been replaced, on-street; and 
9) the number that have been replaced, off-street, in this period - i.e in 
woodlands/nature reserve, etc.
Information relating to Planning Application C/2013/0078/F (115, 
Edenbane Road Kilrea, BT51 5XG), including: 1) all correspondence 
between Alex Atwood and any Special Advisor, October 2012-July 2013; 
2) and between Mark Durkan and any Special Advisor, July 2013-May 
2016; 3) all records of meetings or telephone conversations  between Mr 
Attwood and any Special Advisor, October 2012-July 2013; 4) and 
between Mr Durkan and any Special Advisor, July 2013-May 2016; 5) 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0032
copies of any correspondence between any Special Advisor and John 
Granted in full
24/01/2017
21/02/2017
public
Dallat, Roisin Loftus, Maura Doherty, Charles Doherty, MKA Planning, 
Maura Fox, Shane Mathers, Fiona McCandless, any other person in DOE 
Planning Service, any other civil servant or private individual, October 
2012-July 2013; 6) and July 2013-May 2016; and 7)any record of Mark 
Durkan, anyone in his Department, the SDLP, or Special Advisor 
commenting on or altering any proposed conditions attached to approval, 
January-April 2014, inclusive.
Details held, in relation to the last DP General Service Board 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0033
(IRC169178), in particular the number remaining on the NICS list/yet to be  Granted in full
24/01/2017
21/02/2017
public
posted; broken down by Department.
Information relating to a road accident on the Urney Road, Co. Tyrone, 
including: 1) a copy of the road maintenance policy relating to that road 
(including: details of the intended frequency of road safety inspections; 
how these inspections should be conducted; and the maximum time 
between identification of a defect and repairs being carried out); and 2) a 
copy of the road repair history for that road over the past year (including: 
DFI/2017-0034 Business
Lapsed
23/01/2017
dates of all safety inspections between 04/01/2016 to 04/03/2016; details 
of how safety inspections were undertaken e.g. walked or driven, speed of 
inspection vehicle etc.; details of all carriageway defects identified, with 
description, date and time; details of how DfI Roads handled these 
defects, repairs undertaken and the time between the identification of 
each defect and a repair being carried out). 
Details of the approval process for and construction of the A20 
Newtownards Southern distributor, including copies of: a) the business 
plan for the proposal and/or any cost-benefit analysis; b) any ministerial 
DFI/2017-0035 Media
Partial disclosure.
23/01/2017
16/02/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
communications regarding the project; c) any correspondence to the 
Minister’s Private Office regarding the project; and d) any contracts with 
the developer, Castlebawn Limited.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to a review of parking enforcement deployment, 
including: 1) a list of the towns/villages/ cities/areas currently on the 
'schedule for routine traffic attendant deployment'; 2. for each, list how 
often parking wardens are scheduled to attend (e.g. daily, once a month, 
DFI/2017-0036 Media
Partial disclosure.
25/01/2017
22/02/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
etc); and  3) a copy of all correspondence sent and received internally and 
externally (redacted where appropriate if necessary) from November 21 to 
January 21, in relation to parking attendants and/or parking enforcement 
in Coalisland.
Information relating to parking Penalty Charge Notices issued in the 
Belfast City Council area in 2016, including: 1) the total number; 2) the 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0037
number cancelled following a successful first challenge by the vehicle 
26/01/2017
22/02/2017
public
information not held
owner; and 3) the number of failed challenges that went to to the 
adjudcator and, of these, the percentage that were then successful.
Information relating to parking restrictions on Donegall Pass, including: 1) 
the date parking restrictions were changed from two hours (no return 
within one hour) to one hour (no return within two hours); 2) the date 
signage was changed to notify drivers of the new restrictions; 3) details of 
any additional efforts made to notify drivers of the changes and the time 
period; 4) the number of appeals of Penalty Charge Notice issued in 
Donegall Pass for Code 30 contraventions from 9 August 2016;  5) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0038 Campaign group
24/01/2017
21/02/2017
number of these appeals made on the basis of ineffective or lack of notice  information not held
regarding changes to restrictions in accordance with The Traffic 
Management (Northern Ireland) Order 2005; 6) the number of successful 
appeals; and 7) the steps taken by DfI Roads  ensure that enforcement of 
the revised parking restrictions for Donegall Pass (Belfast) has been 
carried out in a fair and reasonable manner, in accordance with The 
Traffic Management (Northern Ireland) Order 2005.
A copy of the minutes of a meeting , held at Parliament Buildings on 16 
Member of the 
June 2015, with the then DRD Minister, Danny Kennedy MLA, at which a 
DFI/2017-0039
Granted in full
23/01/2017
15/02/2017
public
planning application for a proposed caravan park, Craigahulliar, Portrush 
(Ref: C/2013/0097/F) was discussed.
Details of the number of OAP's in Northern Ireland issued with a Penalty 
Charge Notice for failing to fully display their Blue Badge, when parking in 
Public 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0040
a disabled bay, in each of the past 3 years; together with a list of those 
30/01/2017
27/02/2017
representative
information not held
urban areas, with comparable or smaller populations to Coalisland, where 
Traffic Attendants are deployed.
Details of any complaints made to the Department regarding a proposed 
disabled parking bay to the rear of an address at Pound Street, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0041
Irvinestown; together with details of how the Department defines "close" in  Granted in full
30/01/2017
01/02/2017
public
determining that a parking space is normally available close to that 
address.
Information relating to NICS Handbook 5.01 Assistance to Study - Adult 
Further Education (suspended for academic years 2015-2016 and 2016-
2017), including: 1) the number of recipients in DfI (and DRD, prior to 
Member of the 
restructuring) and total amount spent for this scheme in academic years 
DFI/2017-0042
Granted in full
02/02/2017
27/02/2017
public
2014-2015, 2015-2016 and 2016-2017; 2) the figures broken down by 
selection criteria (Handbook 5.01, 1.3 Selection Criteria for Assistance); 
and 3) if possible, the number of recipients and expenditure where 
students were not in their final year of study.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information associated with an insurance claim for an incident on the 
Derry Road, Omagh, including: 1) a copy of the road maintenance 
standards, including frequency and type of inspections, and maximum 
DFI/2017-0043 Business
periods between defect identification and repair; and 2) a copy of the road  Granted in full
03/02/2017
03/03/2017
inspection and repair history for the last year, including dates of all 
inspections, type of inspection, details of defects identified and how the 
defects were dealt with.
Information relating to a claim for vehicular damage on the Derrybard 
Road, Fintona, including: 1) a copy of your current road maintenance 
policy relating to that road (with details of the intended frequency of road 
safety inspections, how these inspections should be conducted and the 
maximum time between identification of a defect and repairs being carried 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0045
out); and 2) a copy of the road repair history for the past year (dates of all  Withdrawn
06/02/2017
public
safety inspections between 27/11/16 and 26/01/17 and details of: how 
safety inspections were undertaken; all carriageway defects identified - 
description of defect, date and time; and how DfI Roads handled these 
defects - repairs undertaken and time between the identification of defect 
and repair). 
The total number of vehicular and pedestrian accidents on the A27 
Member of the 
Armagh Road, Newry (between the Fiveways roundabout and the junction  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0046
07/02/2017
10/02/2017
public
with Canal Street and Barrack Street) in the two year period from July 
information not held
2014 to July 2016.
Copies of all information held regarding DfI Roads's recommendation 
regarding the retention of a free standing panel sign at the entrance to a 
housing development at lands 86m north east of No. 20 Crescent Link 
DFI/2017-0047 Business
Road, Waterside, L'Derry (Planning ref: LA11/2016/0745/A), allegedly 
Granted in full
30/01/2017
21/02/2017
overturning an earlier recommendation, including details of the technical 
engineering factors considered and who, in DfI Roads, was responsible 
for the final recommendation.
Details of Grade 5 recruitment since 2010, including: 1) the number of 
occasions the Department advertised for G5 positions, either in the 
DFI/2017-0048 Campaign group
Department or NDPBs/ALBs; 2) the essential and desirable criteria used 
Granted in full
08/02/2017
08/03/2017
to fulfil the positions; and 3) whether any advertised position required "no 
formal qualifications". 
A list of the proposed legislation in development in the Department during 
DFI/2017-0049 Media
Granted in full
20/02/2017
10/03/2017
the last Assembly mandate, up to 16 January 2017.
The number of cars and coaches that have been issued with Penalty 
Member of the 
Charge Notices by Traffic Attendants, on behalf of the Department on the  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0050
08/02/2017
02/03/2017
public
Causeway Road amd Runkerry Road (adjacent to the Giant's Causeway),  information not held
in each month since the beginning of 2016.
Member of the 
Copies of any information held regarding the erection of bollards at 6A 
DFI/2017-0051
Information not Held
06/02/2017
01/03/2017
public
Well Road, Warrenpoint, between 2010 and 2013.
The amount spent by the Department, to date, on the cross border Narrow 
DFI/2017-0052 Campaign group
Granted in full
08/02/2017
03/03/2017
Water Bridge.
Member of the 
A breakdown of taxi enforcement operations conducted on weekend 
s31: law enforcement & s38: health & 
DFI/2017-0055
Partial disclosure.
09/02/2017
27/02/2017
public
nights, including locations, in 2016 and 2017 to date.
safety.
Member of the 
A copy of the Source of Danger notification received by the Department 
DFI/2017-0056
Fully withheld
31/01/2017
10/02/2017
s40: personal information.
public
regarding the driving capabilities of the applicant.
Copies of all correspondence between Mid-Ulster Council and the 
DFI/2017-0057 Media
Department for Infrastructure relating to the roundabout at The Diamond,  Partial disclosure.
09/02/2017
28/02/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Magherafelt, from June 2016 to date.
Copies of any objections received by the Department as a result of the 
DFI/2017-0058 Campaign group
recent consultation on The Control of Traffic (Belfast City Centre) Order 
Partial disclosure.
14/02/2017
09/03/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
(Northern Ireland) 2017.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of all correspondence from and to the department in the last 5 
DFI/2017-0059 Business
years, regarding a proposed bridge/crossing point of the Bann river at the  Partial disclosure.
15/02/2017
14/03/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Bannfoot/Maghery. 
Information relating to DVA Enforcement, including: 1) the annual cost of 
upkeep, maintenance, lease etc. of weighbridge stations; 2) the annual 
number of days weighbridges are not used/used; 3) the number of 
vehicles inspected at weighbridges compared with those inspected 
Member of the 
elsewhere; 4) total annual expenditure on DVA enforcement; 5) the most  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0060
16/02/2017
16/03/2017
public
recent statistics on HGVs stopped and inspected; 6) the most recent 
information not held
statistics on buses stopped and inspected; 7) the most recent statistics on 
private cars stopped and inspected; and 8) for 5-7 above, how many of 
these vehicle types were inspected at weighbridges compared with 
inspections elsewhere. 
Details of all planning applications ‘called in’ by the Department from 1 
April 2015, including: 1) the application reference numbers; 2) dates called 
DFI/2017-0061 Business
Granted in full
16/02/2017
16/03/2017
in; 3) the Department’s reason(s) for each call in (issued to Council); and 
4) the current status of these applications.
Copies of the most recent versions of the Department's, covering the 
current financial year (or the most recent version and the date the current 
year's version will be published): 1) ICT Strategy (the future plan and 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0062
strategy); 2) ICT Departmental Business Plan; 3) ICT Technical Strategy; 
16/02/2017
01/03/2017
public
information not held
4) ICT Structure; 5) ICT Capital budgets and programmes; and 6) any 
other relevant records held.  Together with details, including contact, of 
the ICT lead in the Department, and a link to the ICT Board.
Details of the number of people in Northern Ireland currently holding a 
valid driving licence despite having received 12 or more points; together 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0063 Media
17/02/2017
20/03/2017
with a breakdown of how many points are on each licence in each case 
information not held
and, if possible, the reason why the licence remains valid.
Details of the compliance DVA compliance and roadside enforcement 
vehicles with current EU Regulations & Directives, including any mobile 
equipment used (e.g. mobile ramps/hoists for roadside inspection), 
Member of the 
together with frequencies and formats of inspections and servicing of 
DFI/2017-0064
Granted in full
18/02/2017
16/03/2017
public
equipment, and of the health & safety standards applied.  Confirmation, 
also, of whether all vehicles are clearly visible and marked to keep the so 
that the public informed of those conducting roadside during enforcement 
inspections. 
Copies of all correspondence sent to the Department by a third party that 
led to the Department exercising its powers under Article 17 of The 
Planning (General Development Procedure) Order (NI) 2015, in relation to 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Public 
DFI/2017-0065
two planning applications: S/2014/0910/F (lands north of Wellington Park  Partial disclosure.
16/02/2017
16/03/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
representative
and south of HMP Maghaberry) and LA05/2016/002/0 (lands at Comber 
commercial or industrial information.
Road, Dundonald, north of Comber Road, east of Millmount Road and 
south of the Comber Greenway). 
The number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued to vehicles using 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0066
the bus lane in Donegall Square East to access Adelaide Street, together  Partial disclosure.
30/01/2017
27/02/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
with the number of challenges against these PCNs.
Copies of all correspondence between the Driver and Vehicle Agency 
DFI/2017-0068 Business
(DVA) and Transport Regulation Unit (TRU), regarding a Lyons Transport  Fully withheld
10/02/2017
06/03/2017
s31: law enforcement.
trailer that was detained by DVA on the 12 September 2016.
Member of the 
A copy of the traffic survey report relating to Planning Application 
DFI/2017-0069
Granted in full
20/02/2017
20/03/2017
public
P/2013/0242/F, Watson's Road, Newry.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of correspondence associated with a 2015 email to DfI Roads 
staff, in each Division, involved as consultees in the planning process, 
regarding an expected surge in applications for poultry houses and 
ancillary works, by suppliers to Moy Park, including: 1) the 2015 email 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0070 Media
21/02/2017
22/03/2017
from John Irvine; 2) details of the times this email was viewed and/or 
information not held
altered on the TRIM system; and 3) any records held material relating to 
this matter (including correspondence with Moy Park or others) that 
prompted the email.
Information relating to proposed works on Church Road, Ballynure, 
Ballyclare (including the river diversion at, and around the Ballynure Water 
at Hillis Bridge), necessary as a result of the A8 dual carriageway scheme, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0071
including: 1) A3 copies of the detailed construction drawings ; 2) A3 
Granted in full
21/02/2017
20/03/2017
public
copies of detailed as built drawings; 3) a copy of the relevant Road Safety 
Audit; and 4) copies of the departures in place for all field entrances 
opposite 25 Church Road.
Information relating to the Cromac Street and Charlotte Street Car Parks, 
Belfast, including: 1) the number of parking bays as at 1 February 2017; 2) 
Member of the 
the number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in the 12 months, 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0072
21/02/2017
15/03/2017
public
ended 31 January 2017, for vehicles "Not parked wholly within the 
information not held
markings of the bay/space"; and 3) the number of challenges and 
successful challenges received to PCNs issued for the reason, above.
The numbers of PCNs issued in Cromac Street Car Park for the parking 
Member of the 
contravention ‘(86) Not parked wholly within the markings of the 
DFI/2017-0073
Granted in full
21/02/2017
14/03/2017
public
bay/space’, or equivalent under Article 5 of the Off-Street Parking Order 
(Northern Ireland) 2000, for each day from 01 January 2015 to date.
Copies of the information held, including maps, that indicates to extent to 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0074
which the street or parts of the street known as Upper Castle Park, Belfast  Granted in full
20/02/2017
15/03/2017
public
is part of the adopted public road network.
Copies of all records held, following the A6 Dual carriageway public 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0075
enquiry, regarding the area of the proposed route and the green belt in the  Granted in full
24/02/2017
24/03/2017
public
area. 
Copies of all files, data, surveys and correspondence between the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0076
applicant and DfI Rivers, Aecom, Fox Contracts etc. re: 42 Clara Park, 
Partial disclosure.
22/02/2017
22/03/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
public
Belfast, BT5 6FE
Information relating to the Voluntary Exit Scheme (VES) Appeals 
Procedures and correspondence relating to the applicant's appeal, etc., 
including: 1) the policy and procedure; 2) the relevant section of the policy 
that allowed the Appeals Panel make a decision without detailed notes; 3) 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0077
details of all correspondence between DHR/TNI and any other body; 4) 
Partial disclosure.
24/02/2017
27/03/2017
s40: personal information.
public
details of all correspondence with the Permanent Secretary; 5) details of 
all DHR input into the Post Project Evaluation report, particularly relating to 
appeals; and 6) the grade of each of the 3 members of staff who received 
an offer under VES,  having submitted a request to retire.
Information regarding Staff Officer vacancies in the Department for 
Infrastructure, including: 1) the number on 09 May 2016, broken down by 
a) branch and b) location; 2) the number filled since 09 May 2016, broken 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0078
down by a) branch and b) location; 3) the method used to fill each of the 
Granted in full
24/02/2017
27/03/2017
public
vacancies; 4) the current number, broken down by a) branch and b) 
location; and 5) the current number of staff on the DfI Staff Officer 
promotion list that remain unplaced, by tier.
Details of any Freedom of Information or Environmental Information 
DFI/2017-0079 Solicitor
Regulations request received by the DfI Roads in respect of Dalradian 
Granted in full
13/02/2017
03/03/2017
Gold Limited, and a copy of any response.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of any information held relating to: 1) complaints received in and 
around 22 October 2014 relating to the road surface and 2) 
works/maintenance carried out on or around 20-22 October 2014 on the 
DFI/2017-0080 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
27/02/2017
03/03/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
North bound lane of the M2 from Belfast to Mallusk, between the A2 exit 
slip road (Shore Road/Greencastle) and Junction 4 exit 
(Mallusk/Sandyknowes Roundabout).
Details of the number of parking fines issued in the Causeway Coast and 
DFI/2017-0081 Campaign group
Glens area for 2015 and 2016, including: the number that remain unpaid 
Granted in full
24/02/2017
27/03/2017
and the ten most common streets where parking fines were issued.
Copies of the current DfI Roads Road Maintenance Policy and details of 
all inspections carried out, defects identified and carriageway repairs on 
DFI/2017-0082 Business
Granted in full
03/03/2017
19/04/2017
William Hill, Portaferry, between 20 December 2016 and 20 February 
2017. 
Dates of any meetings or associated correspondence between P Maskey 
MP and the DfI Minister, or any DfI staff, relating to the proposed trial to 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2017-0083 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
01/03/2017
30/03/2017
allow taxis use the Belfast bus lanes, together with copies of all 
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications.
associated information held regarding the trial.
Traffic data for Diamond Gardens, Finaghy, including: 1) the volume of 
traffic in 1 hour intervals over a 24 hour period prior to the implementation 
of the advisory 20mph zone in Finaghy (encompassing Diamond Gardens, 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0084
marked by green rimmed 20mph signs); 2) the average speed of traffic in 
20/02/2017
14/03/2017
public
information not held
the same location, prior to implementation; 3) the volume of traffic in 1 
hour intervals over a 24 hour period post implementation; and 4) the 
average speed of traffic in the same location post implementation.
Member of the 
Details of any DVLA request to DVA for historical vehicle records for two 
DFI/2017-0085
Granted in full
03/03/2017
07/03/2017
public
registration plates, XOI 726 and MOI 7677.
Details of vesting orders in Northern Ireland, including 1) the number 
made in 2015 and 2016; 2) the number of public inquiries held in relation 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0086
to vesting orders; 3) the average length of time to have a vesting order 
Granted in full
06/03/2017
16/03/2017
public
confirmed; and 4) the largest amount of land compulsorily acquired and 
the purpose of the vesting.
The number of successfully challenged Penalty Charge Notices in 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0087 Media
Northern Ireland (by area, Belfast, Newry, etc.), over the past 5 years, 
06/03/2017
04/04/2017
information not held
and, if possible the reasons for upholding the challenge.
Information relating to a challenge to a Penalty Charge Notice, issued at 
Railway Place, Coleraine, including: 1) the number of challenges to PCNs 
Member of the 
issued on 2 February 2017; 2) the number of PCNs issued on 8 February 
DFI/2017-0088
Granted in full
02/03/2017
04/04/2017
public
and 15 February 2017; 3) the parking machine assessment details 
supplied to the Department; and 4) all correspondence relating to the 
challenge.
A copy of any correspondence received relating to Ballygalget Road 
Public 
resurfacing, together with records of any other communications from 
DFI/2017-0089
Withdrawn
06/03/2017
representative
constituents and/or political representatives (including telephone, in 
person, etc.). 
The number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued to vehicles, in the 
Member of the 
past 6 months, parked on Alfred Street, Belfast, facing St. Malachy's 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0090
06/03/2017
09/03/2017
public
Church and Parochial house, between 12.40 and 13.30, Monday to 
information not held
Saturday, inclusive.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all DAERA Marine Strategy and Licensing consultation 
responses to the Gaelectric proposal, planning application number 
LA02/2016/0006/F, referenced in a letter from Strategic Planning dated 
24th January 2016 to the Applicant requesting further environmental 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0091
information; together with details of the concerns raised by Gaelectric in 
Granted in full
07/03/2017
24/03/2017
public
telephone conversation with the Director of Strategic Planning Ms. Carole 
Ramsey on 9th January 2017, regarding the factual accuracy of meeting 
minutes held on the planning file, and a copy of any letter from Gaelectric 
arising from this conversation, and any corresponding notes.
Details of any enforcement action taken against political parties since the 
Member of the 
NI Assembly Election in 2011 for breaches of the Planning (Control of 
DFI/2017-0092
Granted in full
07/03/2017
05/04/2017
public
Advertisements) Regulations due to election posters being left up after the 
proscribed 14 day period to remove these posters.
Copies of all records relating to correspondence between DOE and 
Tamboran Resources between 1st November 2013 and 1st October 2014 
DFI/2017-0093 Campaign group
regarding drilling of a stratiagraphic borehole, part of Tamboran’s work 
Granted in full
09/03/2017
28/03/2017
programme under its Petroleum Exploration Licence PL2/10; together with 
a detailed enumerated list of every document found.
Details of the number of children under the age of three who have a blue 
DFI/2017-0094 Campaign group
Granted in full
09/03/2017
28/03/2017
parking badge in Northern Ireland.
Copies of any papers (including emails, telephone notes, internal memos, 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
minutes of meetings or other documentation/submissions) made relating 
completion or incomplete data; & Reg. 
DFI/2017-0095 Business
to the LA10/2016/0030/DETEIA and LA10/2016/0137/PAD files, 
Fully withheld
13/03/2017
10/04/2017
12(5)(e): confidentiality of commercial or 
associated with Dalradian Gold Ltd.'s Curraghinalt Gold Mine, since 17 
industrial information.
November 2016.
Copies of all records held relating to the assessment undertaken (in 
particular the Site Assessment Record, Need Assessment Scorecard, and 
DFI/2017-0096 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
14/03/2017
03/04/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
accompanying location plan and general arrangement of site drawing) 
associated with a pedestrian crossing on the Derry Road, Strabane. 
Details of any planning work (internal investigations, advice sought from 
other government bodies, external consultancy, systems 
testing/development, etc.) carried out to understand the possible impact 
(modifications to existing and/or development of new IT systems, to enact 
any changes to government policy) of Brexit on IT systems operated by or 
DFI/2017-0097 Business
Granted in full
15/03/2017
22/03/2017
behalf of DVA.  Including: 1) details of any work carried out to date, and on 
which IT system(s); 2) any advice received, about ensuring IT systems are 
ready for Brexit, including estimated costs if available; and 3) whether 
such actions have been already undertaken, are planned or under 
consideration. 
Copies of any communications, from January or February 2017 a) from 
DFI/2017-0098 Media
the former Minister, setting out Ministerial priorities for the Department 
Granted in full
15/03/2017
12/04/2017
and b) from the Minister or Special Advisor to any Arms Length Bodies.
Details of any planning work (internal investigations, advice sought from 
other government bodies, external consultancy, systems 
testing/development, etc.) carried out to understand the possible impact 
(modifications to existing and/or development of new IT systems, to enact 
any changes to government policy) of Brexit on IT systems operated by or 
DFI/2017-0099 Business
Information not Held
14/03/2017
28/03/2017
behalf of DfI.  Including: 1) details of any work carried out to date, and on 
which IT system(s); 2) any advice received, about ensuring IT systems are 
ready for Brexit, including estimated costs if available; and 3) whether 
such actions have been already undertaken, are planned or under 
consideration. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the dates when painted markings on one side of a car parking 
space in Cromac Street Car Park (in which the applicant received a 
Penalty Charge Notice for parking contravention ‘(86) Not parked wholly 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0100
within the markings of the bay/space’ on 18 January 2017) were added 
Information not Held
16/03/2017
13/04/2017
public
and removed, following the date of the PCN; together with the dates on 
which PCNs were issued in that space for the same parking 
contravention.
Details of the numbers of PCNs issued for offences identified by each bus 
lane camera in Belfast since 01 April 2015; together with the revenue 
DFI/2017-0101 Media
Granted in full
16/03/2017
12/04/2017
generated since that date, and the total revenue since the cameras 
became operational.
Copies of any document relating to an estate/road called Holly Brook, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0102
Soldierstown Road, Aghalee, BT67 0GZ issued after 2007 and held by the  Granted in full
16/03/2017
13/04/2017
public
Department for Infrastructure.
Copies of all reports, briefing papers, memos, correspondence (by post 
and email), diary entries and agenda listings relating to the Toome to 
Castledawson Whooper Swan Working Group held by the department 
DFI/2017-0103 Media
(including legacy departments); together with a list of all meetings 
Partial disclosure.
20/03/2017
13/04/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
between department officials and representatives of the Toome to 
Castledawson Whooper Swan Working Group, and copies of all minutes 
of these meetings.
Copies of all reports, briefing papers, memos, correspondence (by post 
and email), diary entries and agenda listings relating to dealings between 
the RSPB and the department (including legacy departments) concerning 
DFI/2017-0104 Media
the proposed A6 route between Randalstown and Castledawson; together  Partial disclosure.
20/03/2017
13/04/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
with a list of all meetings between department officials and representatives 
of the RSPB concerning the above, and copies of the minutes of all such 
meetings.
Details of carriageway defect/pothole repair in Northern Ireland, including: 
1) whether repairs are carried out by DfI Roads staff and equipment, or 
contractors; 2) the amount paid to contractors for such repairs in 2014, 
Member of the 
2015 and 2016; 3) details of how contractors tender for such contracts, 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0106
21/03/2017
20/04/2017
public
and how often such contracts are put out to tender; 4) the total 
information not held
expenditure on carriageway defect/pothole repairs in 2015 and 2016; and 
5) the total cost of compensation for vehicular damage as a result of 
carriageway defects in 2014 and 2015.
Public 
The total number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued in the Armagh 
DFI/2017-0107
Granted in full
16/03/2017
07/04/2017
representative
City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council area in the last two years.
Copies of all records/communications where DfI Roads determine that a 
cul de sac is  deemed to be "carriageway" or "highway", together with 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0108
details and dates of any site visits to a property at The Maples, Bangor, in  Deleted
22/03/2017
public
relation to hedging encroaching on the footpath and a subsequent letter 
from DfI Roads to the property owner regarding cutting back of this hedge.
Details of how often the gullies and gratings on the Upper Newtownards 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0109
Road, between Galway Drive and Ardcarn, have been repaired over the 
Granted in full
27/02/2017
27/03/2017
public
last four years, and of the cost of these repairs to the Department.
Details, in tabular format, of all meetings between the Department and 
representatives of Dalradian Gold, or related companies (e.g. third party 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0110 Media
firms, individuals and lobbyists) from 2014 to date, including location, 
24/03/2017
25/04/2017
information not held
date, and attendees; together with copies of all associated records held 
(minutes, agendas, briefing notes, memos, reports, etc.).
Member of the 
Details of the number of taxis (private and public) in Northern Ireland, 
DFI/2017-0111
Granted in full
23/03/2017
11/04/2017
public
together with associated enforcement statistics.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of the most recent survey and assessment carried out by DfI 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0112
Roads, in relation to a requested pedestrian crossing on the Upper 
Granted in full
20/03/2017
13/04/2017
public
Malone Road near Bristow/Harberton park.
Copies of all communications between the Department, the Old Bushmills 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0113
Distillery and all other interested parties, regarding the expansion plans on  Partial disclosure.
24/03/2017
25/04/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
the Haw Road, Bushmills.
Information relating to carriageway defects/potholes in Western Division, 
Member of the 
including: 1) the number outstanding as of 22 March 2017; 2) the numbers 
DFI/2017-0114
Granted in full
27/03/2017
24/04/2017
public
reported for each year from 01 January 2012 to 22 March 2017; and 3) 
the numbers of repairs carried out, for each year, over the same period.
Information relating to the Killough Road, Downpatrick, BT30, including: 1) 
a copy of the Department's road maintenance policy; and 2) a full copy of 
DFI/2017-0115 Business
the road inspection and repair history for the past year, including dates of  Partial disclosure.
27/03/2017
26/04/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
all inspections between 12 January and 12 March 2017, details of how 
inpsections were conducted and defects handled. 
A breakdown, for each of the last 3 years, of the number of vehicular 
DFI/2017-0117 Media
damage claims made against the Department arising from potholes in 
Partial disclosure.
29/03/2017
14/04/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
Northern Ireland, together with a breakdown of cost of each claim.
The names and addresses of all primary and secondary schools in 
Northern Ireland that are located 1) on; 2) within 75 metres of; and 3) 
DFI/2017-0119 Campaign group
between 75 and 150 metres of, roads carrying 10,000 or more vehicles 
Information not Held
20/03/2017
18/04/2017
per day, together with the value of the number of vehicles (for the most 
recently available year).  
Copies of maintenance and repair records for the Craigy Road, Saintfield, 
DFI/2017-0121 Solicitor
Ballynahinch, together with details of any complaints received regarding 
Partial disclosure.
31/03/2017
02/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
the road. 
Details of how a complaint regarding flooding associated with a blocked 
Member of the 
field drain was received by DfI Rivers, together with details of those 
DFI/2017-0122
Partial disclosure.
30/03/2017
11/04/2017
s40: personal information.
public
making the complaint, and details of the date, time and all attendees of 
the subsequent site meeting.
Details of all meetings involving department officials (including legacy 
departments) and representative of the Whooper Swan Working Group 
DFI/2017-0123 Media
Partial disclosure.
20/03/2017
13/04/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
(WSWG) and the Irish Whooper Swan Study Group (IWSSG) since 2003 
(to include dates and locations of meetings and lists of attendees).
Copies of all reports, briefing papers, memos, correspondence (by post 
and email), diary entries, agenda listings and meeting minutes relating to 
DFI/2017-0124 Media
Partial disclosure.
20/03/2017
13/04/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
the Irish Whooper Swan Study Group held by the department (including 
legacy departments).
Details of the number of off-street a) pay and display and b) free parking 
spaces (at the time responsibility transferred to the Councils) and on-
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0125 Campaign group
street c) pay and display and d) free parking spaces within Ballynahinch, 
31/03/2017
03/05/2017
information not held
Castlewellan, Comber, Donaghadee, Newcastle and Warrenpoint town 
centres.
Copies of all correspondence (email, letters, telephone conversations, 
meetings etc) in relation to Planning Application LA03/2015/0234/F, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0126
between the applicant (RPS, Elgin Energy) and 3rd parties and the 
Granted in full
03/04/2017
13/04/2017
public
planning department from 17/06/2015 to date - excluding any information 
already on the planning portal.
Copies of all information held relating to the area surrounding a property 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2017-0127 Business
on the Loughmallon Road, Pomeroy (associated with NIE Networks cable  Partial disclosure.
28/03/2017
27/04/2017
Reg. !2(5)(e): confidentiality of 
laying).  
commercial or industrial information.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
A copy of the discharge consent letter issued in relation to a development 
DFI/2017-0128
Partial disclosure.
05/04/2017
14/04/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
on the Creenagh Bridge Road, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone.
An official copy of the Transport Regulation Unit hearing, regarding 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0129 Business
21/03/2017
06/04/2017
ownership of a trailer, of 21 March 2017 (ref 15DET042).
information not held
Details of all consented applications for consent to discharge to a 
watercourse (affecting U3708D Meadowbank Stream and U3716 Silver 
Stream) post 2012 in the vicinity of the area request; and in particular 
DFI/2017-0131 Business
Partial disclosure.
03/04/2017
04/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 12: personal information.
associated with the A2 Shore Road widening scheme, Greenisland.  To 
include location of discharge and consented rate, as well as any 
information in relation to attenuation required.
Details of spending on social media advertising/promoted posts, and the 
preference settings chosen to target certain internet users, for each year 
from 2014 to 2016, including: 1) The amount spent on social media 
advertising, and a breakdown of this by each different ad campaign: and 
2) For each advertising campaign: a) the reason for the campaign, and 
DFI/2017-0132 Media
Granted in full
07/04/2017
23/05/2017
launch and end dates; b) copies of the social media posts promoted as 
part of each campaign; c) the social media sites used (e.g. Facebook, 
Twitter); and d) for each site used, details of the settings chosen to help 
target ads at the desired viewers (e.g. location settings chosen, age 
ranges, likes and dislikes, etc).
A copy of all inspection records and notices served in the 12 months prior 
DFI/2017-0133 Business
to 9 June 2016 for outside Hazelwood College, 70 Whitewell Road, 
Granted in full
07/04/2017
12/05/2017
Newtownabbey, BT36 7ES.
Public 
Information relating to allegations regarding enforcement activity by DVA 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0134
05/04/2017
05/05/2017
representative
and Traffic Attendants against the applicant.
information not held
Details of the consultation period before and after planning was granted 
Member of the 
(LA08/2016/1328/F) for installation of a gas pipeline along the Crevenagh  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0135
10/04/2017
11/05/2017
public
Road, Omagh, together with details of ground work carried out, and of all  information not held
contractors and consultants involved in the scheme.
Copies of any correspondence between the Permanent Secretary of your 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0136
Department and the following since 2nd March 2017: (i) political parties, 
Lapsed
10/04/2017
public
and (ii) individuals representing political parties.
A copy of any Schedule 6 agreement in relation to extension of a property 
Public 
DFI/2017-0137
over a culverted watercourse at Victoria Rise, Carrickfergus, or of the 
Partial disclosure.
13/04/2017
14/04/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
representative
approved plans. 
Access arrangements to view copies of all correspondence (email, letters, 
telephone conversations, meetings etc) in relation to Planning Application 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0138
LA03/2015/0234/F, between the applicant (RPS, Elgin Energy) and 3rd 
Invalid
13/04/2017
public
parties and the planning department from 17/06/2015 to date - excluding 
any information already on the planning portal - not EIR
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Copies of all correspondence between the DfI Rivers and the owners of: 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(a): adverse effect on 
DFI/2017-0139
1) Hyde Park Dam; and 2) Boghill Dam, together with details of the date of  Partial disclosure.
13/04/2017
16/05/2017
public
international relations, defence, security 
the most recent Engineering Surveys, together with copies, for each dam.
or public safety.
Information relating to replacement tree planting project in the Holylands 
area of Belfast, including: 1) the total number planted in the last 10 years; 
2) the number planted each year; 3) copies of all external correspondence 
held regarding the proposed scheme;  4) copies of all internal 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0140 Campaign group
06/04/2017
09/05/2017
correspondence regarding the proposed scheme; and 5) confirmation of 
information not held
whether tree replacement is planned for College Park Avenue (as the old 
trees have been removed recently), together with the costs associated 
with any replacement.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all responses to the consultation on the Review of Permitted 
DFI/2017-0141 Solicitor
Development Rights for Mineral Exploration (08 December 2016-03 
Partial disclosure.
20/04/2017
19/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
February 2017) submitted to the Department.
Information relating to the road works on the Junction 5 M2/A57 slip road 
exit (Templepatrick), including: 1) whether the work was necessary; 2) the 
cost; 3) the identity of the person who authorised the work; 4) details of 
Member of the 
any local consultation; 5) confirmation of whether the designer of the new 
DFI/2017-0142
Granted in full
24/04/2017
23/05/2017
public
layout will be held responsible for any future accidents; 6) the reasoning 
for the removal of a grass area and creation of a wide footpath; and 7) 
why money was not spent on road surface improvements on the Lylehill 
road. 
A breakdown of the numbers of PCNs issued and revenues generated for  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0143 Media
offences identified by each bus lane camera in Belfast from 01 April 2016 
18/04/2017
11/05/2017
information not held
to 31 March 2017.
Information held by the Department relating to an area of land, adjacent to 
a property at 70 Larne Road, Ballynure, as part of the A8 Larne to Belfast 
Member of the 
dual carriageway scheme, including: details and copies of any surveys 
DFI/2017-0144
Granted in full
14/04/2017
11/05/2017
public
conducted by or for the Department, together with any other relevant 
technical information, copies of maps/plans showing survey levels and any 
photographs held.
Copies of street lighting maintenance records, and any documentation 
relating to work carried out on street lighting, at Stream Street, 
DFI/2017-0145 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
21/04/2017
16/05/2017
s40: personal information.
Downpatrick, Co. Down for the six months prior to, and after, 31 
December 2015.
Details of parking enforcement in the Holylands area in 2016-2017, 
including 1) the number of Penalty Charge Notices issued; 2) the number 
Public 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0146
appealed; 3) the number of successful appeals; 4) the number of appeals 
25/04/2017
24/05/2017
representative
information not held
on the basis of being a resident; and 5) the number of appeals that were 
successful on that basis.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
A copy of the outcome or reports of any survey undertaken in relation to 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
DFI/2017-0147
Straid Dam, nr. Ballynure in the last ten years, particularly those in relation  Pending
25/04/2017
24/05/2017
public
defence, national security or public 
to safety.
safety.
Copies of all communications in relation to the Munmurry and Snowhill 
Public 
directional road signs, on the A4 between Enniskillen and Fivemiletown, 
DFI/2017-0148
Partial disclosure.
27/04/2017
15/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
representative
that were removed by Transport NI without consultation or Rural proofing 
their actions.
A copy of the complaint received by DfI Rivers regarding flooding of land 
DFI/2017-0150 Solicitor
at Ballyloughan Road, Moneymore, following drainage works carried out 
Fully withheld
19/04/2017
10/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
by a landowner. 
Copies of any correspondence, internal memoranda, emails or reports 
held by the Department relating to any request made or consideration 
DFI/2017-0151 Solicitor
given under section 29 of the Planning Act (NI) 2011, in relation to 
Partial disclosure.
03/05/2017
30/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Planning Application LA01/2016/1328/F, being considered by Causeway 
Coast and Glens Borough Council.  
Copies of DfI Roads Parking Enforcement Processing Unit's 1) escalation 
procedures; 2) staff training manual; 3) staff disciplinary protocol; 4) 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0152
details of failed parking convictions in the courts; 5) staff disciplinary 
28/04/2017
26/05/2017
public
information not held
procedures/retraining arising from applicant's complaints; and 6) all data 
relating to the complaint since previous correspondence.
Member of the 
Details of any ecological survey carried out regarding the likely impact of 
DFI/2017-0153
Granted in full
08/05/2017
16/05/2017
public
the introduction of new street lighting at Cullycapple Park, Aghadowey.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of a letter sent to the Department for Infrastructure from Jim 
Allister MLA on March 27, 2017 suggesting that the Department give 
DFI/2017-0154 Media
Partial disclosure.
09/05/2017
30/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
consideration to calling in planning application LA01/2016/1328/ F for a 
departmental decision.
Copies of all information held by DfI Roads relating to Carrowdore Road, 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0155
Ballyboley, Greyabbey, with particular reference to sightlines and road 
08/05/2017
06/06/2017
public
information not held
safety.
Information relating to the passenger-only reserve ferry for the Strangford 
Ferry service, including: 1) the cost of the vessel; 2) the date of purchase; 
DFI/2017-0156 Media
3) the length of time it has been moored in Strangford/Portaferry; 4) the 
Granted in full
08/05/2017
15/05/2017
number of passenger trips it has made; and 5) the number of paying 
passengers it has carried.  
Copies of 1) Planning Application X/1974/0586 or X/586/74 or X/0586/74 
for quarrying at Fishquarter; 2) The refusal notice for the above 
Member of the 
application; 3) Planning Minerals File PM 77/92; and 4) Confirmation of 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0157
04/05/2017
02/06/2017
public
how the above mentioned Planning application was forwarded on 
information not held
19/04/2017 to A&ND Borough Council Planning.  Who is was forwarded to 
and who initiated the process.
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued in the Armagh City, 
Banbridge and Craigavon Council area, including: 1) a statistical 
breakdown of PCNs, 2014-May 2017 by geographical area; 2) specific 
information (date, time, location, etc.) of PCNs issued in the Council area 
over the last 12 months; 3) details of revenue generated by PCNs in (a) 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
Public 
DFI/2017-0158
Armagh, (b) Banbridge and (c) Craigavon in each of the past two years; 4)  Partial disclosure.
11/05/2017
09/06/2017
defence, national security or public 
representative
any information relating to rewards/bonuses/ contracts for Traffic 
safety.
Attendants per area per year; 5) the numbers of PCNs issued in Armagh 
City on each of the public and bank holidays in the last 12 months; and 6) 
the number and details of all PCNs issued in the Armagh area, but 
overturned on appeal, in the last 12 months.
Information relating to the Craigy Road, Saintfield, Ballynahinch, BT24 
7BZ, including: 1) all information held in relation to a complaint (no 
E1604846); 2) all information held in relation to any investigations or 
DFI/2017-0160 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
16/05/2017
12/06/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
remedial works carried out on this section of the Craigy Road on or after 
the above incident; and 3) a copy of the inspection records for this section 
of the Craigy Road from January 2015.
Information relating to potholes in Northern Ireland for each year 2014-206 
and 2017 to date, broken down by year, including: 1) the number reported; 
2) the minimum depth and width (in inches or cm) in order for a defect to 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0161 Business
be recorded as a pothole; 3) the number of potholes repaired; 4) the 
15/05/2017
30/05/2017
information not held
amount spent on repairing potholes; and 5) the amount spent paying 
compensation to claimants alleging vehicle damage caused by 
potholes/damaged road surfaces. 
Copies of data for planning applications which meet the following criteria: 
1) applications with the key word “Mill” in the application title; 2) application 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0162
timeline will cover any of these received in the past 5 years; 3) the 
Granted in full
18/05/2017
15/06/2017
public
outcome or status of each application; 4) time taken for application to be 
decided; and 5) the Planning Council and ward area of application.
Information relating to the works to be undertaken to address the weight 
limit on Ardtrea Bridge, Lisnahall Road, including: 1) details of the 
Member of the 
projected timescales of the works, together with associated projected 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0163
18/05/2017
19/06/2017
public
costs of this project; and 2) details of the costs associated with 
information not held
maintaining the diversion from the Ardtrea Bridge, via the Ballynargan 
Road for the projected duration of the diversion.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information on the DRD/DfI Cycling Unit at the end of each financial year 
from 2013-14 to 2016-17, to include: 1) official title of unit; 2) staff 
DFI/2017-0164 Campaign group
Granted in full
16/05/2017
08/06/2017
complement; 3) broad areas of policy/operational responsibility (including 
additional taken on during the year); and 4) resource and capital budgets.
Copies of the following information relating to the design of the DRD 
Roads Service road/junction improvement scheme carried out on the A23 
Ballygowan Road at Manse Road, completed in 2001: 1) a general 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0165 Business
19/05/2017
06/06/2017
arrangement plan of the entire scheme (1:500); and 2) a full record of all 
information not held
departures and relaxations from standard that were processed for the 
scheme during the design process.    
Details of the contractor responsible for gully cleaning in Eastern Division, 
Public 
DFI/2017-0166
the format of the contract and payments made, together with details of 
Granted in full
18/05/2017
16/06/2017
representative
how gullies are inspected.
Information in relation to a claim made against the Department for 
damage associated with works carried out by a contractor on its behalf, 
including: 1) a copy of the Department’s process/procedure for specifying, 
monitoring and confirming completion of works by contractors; 2) a copy 
of the Department’s compliance and monitoring procedures for such 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0167
works including how noncompliance is managed; 3) in the case of the 
Granted in full
22/05/2017
16/06/2017
public
specific defect associated with the claim, a copy of the works order issued 
to the contractor and the confirmation that the works were completed 
satisfactorily; 4) copies of all correspondence concerning the specific 
defect, 17 February 2017 to 15 May 2017; and 5) a copy of the details that 
were passed to Colas (as stated in the Claims Unit letter of 15 May 2017).
Information relating to dualling schemes on the A6, in the vicinity of Lough 
Neagh, including:  copies of 1) the Whooper Swan Working Group 
(WSWG) for March and April 2017; 2) any correspondence between 
WSWG and NIE regarding NIE infrastructure; 3) the ecology and nature 
conservation section of the July 2005 "Study of Approved Route Options - 
A6 Randalstown to Castledawson" report produced by Spouncer 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0168
Associates; 4) the Departmental Statement; 5) the Environmental 
22/05/2017
25/05/2017
public
information not held
Statement for the Toome Bypass; 6) correspondence with RSPB 
regarding agreed habitat measures for the Toome Bypass; 7) evidence of 
assessment of in combination effects of Toome Business Park; 8) 
communications with DAERA and CNCC re: Habitats Directive 
Appropriate assessments; and 9) whether the appointed contractor has 
submitted a Construction Environmental Plan for agreement. 
A copy of the report on which DfI Rivers based their decision to advise the 
DFI/2017-0169 Business
Planning Authority that a Drainage Assessment was necessary for 26-27  Partial disclosure.
11/05/2017
30/05/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
North Street, Ballycastle.
Member of the 
Details of the number of bus lane infringement Penalty Charge Numbers 
DFI/2017-0170
Granted in full
16/05/2017
14/06/2017
public
issued at Central Station since 01 April 2017.
The numbers of a) pay and display and b) free parking spaces in the town 
DFI/2017-0171 Campaign group
centres of Ballynahinch, Castlewellan, Comber, Donaghadee, Newcastle,  Granted in full
17/05/2017
15/06/2017
and Warrenpoint in March 2015. 
Information held in relation to to the use of powers contained in Section 29 
of the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011 including: 1) the number of 
Member of the 
times these powers have been exercised; 2) details of the specific 
DFI/2017-0172
Partial disclosure.
22/05/2017
21/06/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
applications where these powers have been used or considered; 3) copies 
of any guidance on how these powers should be exercised; and 4) any 
emails/ correspondence/submissions in relation to 2 above.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the Department's actions in relation to illegal 
roadside advertising signage, including: 1) actions taken against the 
DFI/2017-0173 Business
Partial disclosure.
19/05/2017
13/06/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Garden Show and the Countrysports Fair in each of the last 4 years; and 
2) and copies of all related communications.
Information in relation to communications between OFMDFM and the 
DOE Minister, or any Departmental staff or advisers, in relation to a 
planning application (C/2013/0078/F) at 115 Edenbane Road, Kilrea, 
BT51 5XG, including: 1) copies of all correspondence, from October 2012 
to July 2013, between OFMDFM and Alex Attwood; 2) copies of all 
correspondence, from July 2013 to May 2016, between OFMDFM and 
Mark Durkan; 3) records of any meetings or telephone conversations, 
Member of the 
from October 2012 to July 2013, between OFMDFM and Alex Attwood; 4) 
DFI/2017-0174
Granted in full
26/05/2017
26/06/2017
public
records of any meetings or telephone conversations, from July 2013 to 
May 2016, between OFMDFM and Mark Durkan; 5) copies of all 
correspondence, from February 2015 to May 2016, between OFMDFM 
and Mark Durkan concerning a potential breach of the Ministerial Code of 
Conduct associated with the application; and 6) records of any meetings 
or telephone conversations, from February 2015 to May 2016, between 
OFMDFM and Mark Durkan concerning a potential breach of the 
Ministerial Code of Conduct associated with the application.
Information relating to the Department's land or property purchases and 
disposals in Belfast, by constituency over the last 10 years, including: 
1)details of any lands/property purchased and the purchase date; 2) 
details of any lands/property sold and the sale date; 3) the cost or profit for  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0175 Campaign group
19/05/2017
15/06/2017
each and the dimension of each (hectares/acres/m2); 4) details of the 
information not held
vendor or purchaser in each case; 5) the purpose of the purchase or sale; 
6) the current use of the lands/property; and 7) confirmation of whether 
the lands/property remain under Departmental/public control.
Information relating to planning applications (L/2013/0525/F and 
L/2013/0524/F) for Cleggan Quarry, Belcoo, including: 1) confirmation of 
whether Ministerial sign off was required; 2) if so, confirmation of who 
requested the signoff; 3) the Minister and the date of any sign off; 4) 
DFI/2017-0176 Campaign group
reason for the request for Ministerial sign off and copies of all associated  Partial disclosure.
26/05/2017
23/06/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
correspondence; and 5)confirmation of whether Ministerial sign off is 
required for all applications granted by Strategic Planning Division, 
together with copies of any documents that describe the process around 
Ministerial sign off of applications.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to DfI advice, in line with the Habitats Regulations 
1995, on quarrying and mineral extraction permissions in the Ards and 
North Down Borough Council area, including 1) details of any advice to 
the Council Planners on reviewing extant permissions; 2) confirmation of 
whether DfI has directed or advised the Council Planners to review extant 
permissions; 3) or whether the Department has advised any Councils to 
review permissions; 4) the date of any advice and a copy; 5) confirmation 
of whether Councils are required to review permissions; 6) if not, outline 
the reasons allowing non-review of permissions; 7) whether DfI compiled 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0177
a list of extant permissions requiring review; 8) the date compiled and a 
Granted in full
30/05/2017
27/06/2017
public
copyof any list; 9) confirmation of the lawfulness of permissions granted to 
operators to resume operation without review; 10) whether DfI presented 
Ards and North Down Planning Department with a list of permissions for 
review; 11) whether DfI reviewed the A&NDBC determination on quarrying 
permission for Fishquarter Quarry; 12) the date of the review; 13) whether 
the review upheld the original determination; 14) the reasons DfI (and 
DOE) repeatedly delayed enactment of Renewal of Old Mineral 
Permissions (ROMPs) legislation; and 15) details of any lobbying of 
DfI/DOE to delay enactment of ROMPs legislation. 
Copies of all communication both oral and written between the 
Department and all consultees working on behalf of Juno Planning/The 
DFI/2017-0178 Campaign group
Information not Held
26/05/2017
21/06/2017
Old Bushmill's Distillery with regard to planning application 
LA01/2017/0280/F.
Information relating to a claim for vehicular damage at the Belfast Road, 
Antrim, on 17 May 20147, including copies of: 1) the road maintenance 
policy, including frequency of inspections, how carried out, and time 
DFI/2017-0179 Business
between defect identification and repair; and 2) the road repair history, 
Lapsed
30/05/2017
including dates of inspections between 13 March and 13 May 2017, 
details of how they were undertaken, all defects identified, description, 
date and time, and details of how the defects were handled.  
A breakdown of Visibility Splays, X and Y distances recommended by 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0180
TransportNI over the last 12 month period and also the 12 month period 
16/05/2017
12/06/2017
public
information not held
before that, for each of the Council areas in Northern Ireland.
Data and statistics outlining the number of occasions when Driving 
Instructors' ADI Registration have been considered after conviction of 
DFI/2017-0181 Solicitor
Fully withheld
30/05/2017
27/06/2017
s40: personal information.
criminal offences, outlining, in each case, the nature of the offence, over 
the last 10 years.
Confirmation of whether the Department's records show College Park, 
Belfast (from the entrance to Botanic Gardens, leading to Botanic Avenue) 
DFI/2017-0183 Campaign group
Granted in full
27/05/2017
20/06/2017
as having been abandoned, or whether it remains within the public road 
network. 
Information relating to an uneven surface (marked by white paint) on the 
footpath on the Dixon Road, Bangor, associated with a fall on 03 June 
Member of the 
2017, including: 1) the identity of the person that identified the hazard; 2) 
DFI/2017-0184
Granted in full
07/06/2017
23/06/2017
public
the person who identified the area as needing remedial attention; 3) the 
date the problem was identified; 4) the date the uneven footpath was 
marked; and 5) the proposed resolution.
Copies of any additional correspondence (not provided in relation to an 
ongoing court case) between DfI Rivers and a named individual in relation 
DFI/2017-0185 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
05/05/2017
19/06/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
to a pedestrian footbridge over the Coalisland Canal in the Townland of 
Derrytresk. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to penalty points issued to motorists in Co. Derry, 
including a breakdown, by number of points, of those who currently have 
DFI/2017-0186 Campaign group
Granted in full
24/04/2017
09/06/2017
12 or more penalty points on their licence, together with the number of 
those with valid licences, despite having 12 penalty points or more.
Information relating to concerns raised and actions taken by the 
Department in relation to the execution of planning functions by Councils, 
DFI/2017-0187 Media
since the transfer of these functions in April 2015, including: 1) details of 
Fully withheld
07/06/2017
04/07/2017
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
dates, concerns, actions and format of communication; and 2) copies of 
any correspondence relating to concerns raised.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Copies of any and all consultation documents regarding road works on the 
DFI/2017-0188 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
15/06/2017
11/07/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Ballymena to Ballymoney Road carried out over the last 2 years. 
commercial or industrial information.
Information relating to Tyrone Sand & Gravel Ltd.'s planning application 
J/2011/0272/F for a site on the Old Bridge Road, Victoria Bridge, 
Strabane, including: 1) the date the Department first became aware the 
application was retrospective; 2) the date the Department became aware 
of potential prejudice to the line of the proposed A5 dual carriageway 
Public 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0189
scheme; 3) whether SPD met with the operator when unauthorised 
12/06/2017
11/07/2017
representative
information not held
extractions were taking place; 4) confirmation whether SPD agreed to any 
unauthorised extraction; 5) details of the period when unauthorised 
extraction was permitted to take place without formal enforcement action 
by SPD; 6) details of any enforcement notices issued; and 7) details of 
any stop notices issued.
Copies of records relating to DfI Roads' recommendation that the sight 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0190
lines associated with planning application LA/06/2015/0881/O, 
Granted in full
13/06/2017
10/07/2017
public
Carrowdore Road, Ballyboley, Greyabbey, were acceptable.
A breakdown of all gifts offered to the DRD/DfI Minister between June 
2015 and June 2017, including: 1) dates; 2) name of Minister(s); 3) those 
DFI/2017-0191 Media
Granted in full
14/06/2017
28/06/2017
offering gifts; 4) description of gifts; 5) reason for offer; 6) estimated/actual 
value; and 7) gift accepted/declined/returned.
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0192
A copy of the PAC Report regarding the A5 Western Transport Corridor.
Fully withheld
12/06/2017
06/07/2017
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications.
public
Copies of information relating to Battery Road and Ardboe Road , 
Moortown (Cookstown Section) for the last 10 years, including: 1) a map 
including road numbers; 2) the categories and traffic flows; 3) the 
inspection frequencies for each; 4) copies of all documents held relating to 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0193
any concerns/reports of speeding; 5) copies of an documents relating to 
Granted in full
13/06/2017
03/07/2017
public
how the Department arrived at the estimated traffic flow on the roads; and 
6) copies of all automated traffic counts, the most recent of which were 
carried out within the last few months and the reasons for the counts 
being undertaken.
Information relating to on street car parking in Belfast, including: 1) the 
number of spaces; 2) the number of free spaces; 3) the number of free 
spaces set aside for low emissions vehicles; 4) the lowest and highest 
cost of a twenty minute parking event, and details of the locations; 5) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0194 Business
16/06/2017
10/07/2017
lowest and highest cost of a one hour parking event, and details of the 
information not held
location; 6) the annual income generated for the most recent two year 
period for which there are records; and 7) the annual income generated 
from Penalty Charge Notices for the same period.
Copies of all applications made to DfI Rivers in respect of the Mill and tail 
DFI/2017-0195 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
19/06/2017
07/07/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
race at McConville's Flax Mill, Ballyvicknakelly, Dromore, Co.Down.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to proposals for a tunnel/bridge between Northern 
Ireland and Scotland, including: 1) copies of any research/reports 
produced since January 1, 2015; 2) the cost of any research; 3) copies of 
DFI/2017-0196 Media
Partial disclosure.
19/06/2017
10/07/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
any correspondence to the Department/Minister relating to the proposal; 
and 4) copies of any correspondence between Departmental officials or 
the Minister and the Scottish Government relating to the proposal.
Member of the 
A copy of the annual report presented by DfI Roads to Lisburn and 
DFI/2017-0198
Granted in full
19/06/2017
23/06/2017
public
Castlereagh Council on 14 June 2017.
Details of the Schedule 6 consents granted, since 2006, together with 
DFI/2017-0199 Business
copies of any associated maps, at lands off Ramoan Road/Whitepark 
Partial disclosure.
20/06/2017
17/07/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Road/Novally Road, Ballycastle. 
The number of Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs) issued by PEU in the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0200
Cadogan Street/Stranmillis Embankment area in the three months to 8 
Granted in full
09/03/2017
30/06/2017
public
March 2017.
Copies of all information held (particularly in relation to 
DFI/2017-0201 Business
rivers/watercourses/flood risk) regarding two site locations on the Iniscarn  Withdrawn
21/06/2017
Road, between Moneymore and Desertmartin.  
Details of: 1) the number of DfI frontline staff that can communicate in 
DFI/2017-0202 Media
British Sign Language; and 2) the facilities in place for communicating with  Granted in full
23/06/2017
24/07/2017
deaf people. 
Information relating to a carriageway defect on the Hillsborough Road, 
near Hanna's Cross, BT8 8HT, including: 1) a copy of the current road 
maintenance policy, including details of: a) the intended frequency of road 
safety inspections; b) how they should be conducted; and c) the maximum 
time between defect identification and repair; and 2) a copy of the road 
DFI/2017-0203 Business
Granted in full
26/06/2017
24/07/2017
repair history for over the past year, including: a) dates of all safety 
inspections 05/04/2017 - 05/06/2017; b) how safety inspections were 
undertaken; c) all carriageway defects identified, with description, date 
and time; and d) how these defects were handled, what repairs were 
undertaken and the time between identification and repair of each defect.
Information relating to alleged 1967 planning permission at Fish Quarter 
Quarry, Coulter's Hill Lane, Kircubbin, including: 1) a copy of the request 
to DfI, and date received, from Ards & North Down Borough Council about 
the alleged planning permission; 2) copies of any correspondence issued 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0204
to the Council, with confirmation of the dates; 3) confirmation of whether 
28/06/2017
06/07/2017
public
information not held
DfI holds the original alleged planning permission, or a copy (and, if so, its 
status); and 4) cionfirmation of if and when the file (PM 77/092) 
transferred to the Council (or confirmation of status of file, extant or 
destroyed, with reason).
Copies of all documents held by the Department, from March 2017 to 16 
s12: costs exceed the appropriate 
DFI/2017-0205 Media
June 2017, that make reference to "Brexit", the referendum on leaving the  Fully withheld
16/06/2017
06/07/2017
limit.
EU, or Northern Ireland's role in the EU.
A copy of any Schedule 6 Consent of Drainage (NI) Order 1973 granted 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0206
for planning application LA03/2015/0051/F, for the erection of 4 pig sheds  Information not Held
30/06/2017
05/07/2017
public
near 10, Reahill Road, Newtownabbey.
Member of the 
Copies of all correspondence relating to a request for a haulage operator's 
s40: personal information; & s46: 
DFI/2017-0207
Fully withheld
29/06/2017
28/07/2017
public
licence.
prohibitions on disclosure.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of any and all documentation relating to flooding and the potential 
for flooding in the Ballymacash Road, Nettlehill Road, Glenavy Road, 
Member of the 
Brokerstown Road, Blenbrae and The Brambles area of Lisburn and the 
DFI/2017-0208
Information not Held
03/07/2017
27/07/2017
public
surrounding area.  Please include any information held on the rivers that 
pass through farm land in fields bordered by Glenavy Road, Brokerstown 
Road, Moneybroom Road and Ballinderry Road Lisburn.
Copies of information held regarding pedestrian safety on motorway/dual 
carriageway bridges, including: 1) regarding consideration of the height of 
the parapets on the Divis/Westlink Bridge;  2) the rationale for the 
Divis/Westlink Bridge railings being 1 metre lower than the Grosvenor 
Road/Westlink bridge railings; 3) the current National Standards in 
operation governing the height requirements for parapets, including 
BS7818; 4) the criteria used to identify a motorway bridge as ‘particularly 
problematic’, and details of any engagement with other agencies to 
DFI/2017-0211 Campaign group
facilitate the introduction of remedial measures at those sites; 5) details of  Granted in full
04/07/2017
03/10/2017
any risk assessment undertaken to ensure that motorway bridges do not 
represent a suicide risk; 6) details of any increase in height of 
motorway/dual carriageway bridge parapets since their original 
construction and the reason(s) for any such work being undertaken; 7) 
details of any consideration being given to bridge safety and suicide 
prevention measures in the Westlink Corridor; and 8) all information held 
in relation to the Department's involvement in the development of the 
Protect Life 2 Strategy to date. 
Copies of Tender Documents issued to economic operators containing 
information relating to 9 Contract Award competitions, including: 1) the 
selection criteria, relative weightings and details of scoring; 2) quality 
questions (award criteria), relative weightings and details of scoring; 3) the 
formula used to calculate the overall score of the tender; 4) any 
documents created or relied upon tin choosing or justifyingh the quality 
DFI/2017-0212 Researcher
Granted in full
03/07/2017
07/08/2017
questions and their relative weightings; 5) any documents created or relied 
upon in choosing or justifying the Price-Quality ratio; 6) any price model or 
documents used for testing the sensitivity of the relative weightings of the 
quality questions/Price-Quality ratio; 7) the Department's procurement 
policy; and 8) details of the officers, including positions and qualifications, 
responsible for deciding the quality questions to be used.
Copies of any representations received by the Department following the 
DFI/2017-0213 Solicitor
decision by the Court of Appeal on 28 June 2017 in relation to Ministerial 
Granted in full
04/07/2017
18/07/2017
approval for sand extraction from Lough Neagh. 
Details of practical driving tests taken in both Co Derry driving test 
centres, Derry City and Coleraine ,for the past year, including: 1) the 
numbers taking the test; 2) the pass rate (if possible, broken down by 
DFI/2017-0214 Campaign group
Granted in full
26/06/2017
25/07/2017
sex); and 3) statistical details of the number of times candidates took 
practical tests to achieve a pass and of the number of tests taken by 
candidates who have yet to pass.
Information on road mitigation measures for wildlife in Northern Ireland, 
including the date and location (e.g. grid reference) of the given mitigation, 
DFI/2017-0215 Researcher
specifically: 1) overpasses (e.g. green bridges, bat bridges); 2) 
Withdrawn
28/06/2017
underpasses (e.g. mammal/amphibian tunnels, otter ledges); and 3) 
'wildlife barriers’ (e.g. fencing).

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of a letter of commitment given by Raymond Acheson, that the 
Public 
business would not be used by any other company, to the former Minister  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0217
05/07/2017
31/07/2017
representative
of Infrastructure, Chris Hazzard.  The letter related to a planning 
information not held
application L/2013205254F. 
s27: international relations; s28: 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
Copies of all documents held by the Department,  created 21-23 June 
relations within the UK; s35: policy 
completion or incomplete data; & Reg. 
DFI/2017-0218 Media
2017, that make reference to "Brexit", the referendum on leaving the EU,  Partial disclosure.
06/07/2017
04/08/2017
development; & s39: environmental 
12(4)(e): internal communications; & 
or Northern Ireland's role in the EU. 
information.
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations.
Copies of all information held relating to a Schedule 6 consent required for 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0219
a 1999 planning application for a hydro at Tirgarvil Road, Upperlands, 
Information not Held
06/07/2017
27/07/2017
public
Maghera.
Information relating to relocations in the Department, and predecessor, 
from 1 January 2008, including: 1) the number of business units (10 or 
more people) relocated on two or more occasions; 2) the number of times 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0220
each of these business units has been moved; 3) the external costs of 
29/05/2017
20/07/2017
public
information not held
each relocation; 4) the internal costs; 5) the "wasted costs; 6) the number 
of times the DRD/DfI Minister's Office has relocated; 7) the external costs; 
8) the internal costs; and 9) the "wasted" costs.
Copies of all information held on flooding in a 1 mile radius of junction of 
Member of the 
Brokerstown Road and Knockmore Road Lisburn (including: any reports 
DFI/2017-0221
Withdrawn
06/07/2017
public
of loading, investigation, consultations with other agencies and third 
parties, etc.).
Details of grass cutting of an area at Hillside Drive, Dunloy, Co. Antrim, 
including: 1) the schedule place over the last 3 years; 2) the cost; 3) how 
the area is assessed; 4) whether the provision meets the guidelines 
Public 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0225
regarding a) sightlines and b) waste dumping; 5) details of any plans for a 
17/07/2017
11/08/2017
representative
information not held
more permanent solution to the area; and 6)  any steps required should it 
be permissible for the residents to seek private sponsorship for the 
maintenance of the area.
Information relating to the A6 Randalstown to Castledawson Roundabout 
dual carriageway scheme, including: 1) the Department that secured the 
funding, and the source of the funding; 2) details of any other "flagship 
projects" in Northern Ireland; 3) the type of funding (loan, PPP/PFI) and 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality f 
DFI/2017-0226
details of any repayments required; 4) copies of any cost benefit ratio tests Partial disclosure.
14/07/2017
25/07/2017
public
commercial or industrial information.
conducted for the scheme; 5) details of any additional costs incurred as a 
result of a recent legal challenge; and 6) details of the amounts paid to a 
named individual for swan counts and studies, including in combination 
with any other consultants.
Details of the distance marker locations for junctions, service areas and 
Member of the 
toll plazas on roads where such signs have been installed (or a list 
DFI/2017-0227
Granted in full
13/07/2017
10/08/2017
public
detailing the distances of such on motorways and major dual 
carriageways).
Details of all requests for approval of Event Directional Signs to help 
manage the flow of traffic (e.g. for events, exhibitions, agricultural shows, 
DFI/2017-0228 Business
Granted in full
14/07/2017
10/08/2017
etc.) from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017, including: 1) the name of each 
event; 2) their location; 3) the dates; and 4) the organizers of the event.
Copies of all records held in relation to the consideration of the Final 
Development Management Report and Notice of Opinion, and the 
DFI/2017-0229 Solicitor
decision to grant consent in the terms set out in the Decision Notice for 
Granted in full
10/07/2017
04/08/2017
Planning Application Z/2013/0930/F (Choice Housing Limited, lands at 
Glen Road Heights, Glen Road, Belfast). 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy, in the original software format, of the junction modelling and traffic 
surveying in relation to proposed development of Casement Park, 
LA04/2017/0474/F (lands at 88-104 Anderstonstown Road and between 
36-42 Mooreland Parks and 202-206 Stockman's Lane, Belfast), together 
DFI/2017-0230 Business
with confirmation of whether DfI Roads have received the junction 
Granted in full
21/08/2017
31/08/2017
modelling in this format, and also copies of all correspondence with DfI 
Roads (including PAD meetings, correspondence with consultants and 
Planning) and confirmation of the current planning permission with 
regards to capacity.
Details of the final costs of: 1) the reinstatement of the collapsed roadway 
on the A2 Ballywalter to Millisle Road, adjacent to Whitechurch Road; and 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0231
2) the remedial works carried out to support the sea wall where the 
Granted in full
18/07/2017
21/07/2017
public
Mountstewart Road joins the A20 Newtownards to Portaferry Road, both 
schemes completed c2014.
Information relating to the award of tenders, valued at £3m and over, by 
DfI Roads in each of the last three years (2014-2015 to 2016-2017), 
including: 1) a list of all tender competitions; 2) a list of tenders awarded, 
following the 10 day standstill period, without challenge; 3) a list of all 
DFI/2017-0232 Media
Granted in full
17/07/2017
27/07/2017
tenders awarded; 4) a list of all tenders that were legally challenged, 
halted or stopped; 5) the reasons for any legal challenge, halt or stop and 
their current status; and 6) a list of all current 'live' legal challenges on any 
procurements.
Copies of information held relating to issues that DFI has specifically 
raised with councils in relation to their execution of planning functions, 
Reg. 12(3) &13: personal information; & 
DFI/2017-0233 Media
since the transfer of these functions in April 2015, including: 1) details of 
Partial disclosure.
13/07/2017
16/08/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
dates, concerns, actions and format of communication; and 2) copies of 
commercial or industrial information.
any correspondence relating to concerns raised.
Reg. 12(3) &13: personal information; & 
Member of the 
A copy of all additional information held in relation to planning application 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
DFI/2017-0234
Partial disclosure.
20/07/2017
14/08/2017
public
LA03/2015/0051/F, Reahill Pig Farm.
completion, unfinished documents and 
incomplete data.
Copies of all correspondence between the Department and Sean Devine 
Construction, together with internal DfI records, including inspections, in 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0236 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
18/07/2017
15/08/2017
relation to the adoption of roads within the Catletown Court development, 
commercial or industrial information.
Strabane, Co. Tyrone. 
A copy of the file note of a telephone convesation, of 1 November 2010, in 
DFI/2017-0237 Solicitor
relation to a pedestrian footbridge over the Coalisland Canal, in the 
Information not Held
10/07/2017
01/08/2017
Townland of Derrytresk.
A response to a Written Assembly Question (AQW 6485/16-21), asked in 
October but remaining unanswered at the dissolution of the last Assembly, 
Public 
regarding 1) pollution incidents; and 2) failure of infrastrcuture over the 
DFI/2017-0238
Granted in full
03/07/2017
28/07/2017
representative
previous 3 years at Annsborough Waste Treatment Works, together with 
any briefing provided to the Minister, and an explanation for the delay 
responding to the AQW.
Confirmation that the Department of the Environment Planning Service 
did, as the then DOE Minister stated, on 26 January 2016, that he had 
DFI/2017-0239 Campaign group
asked, forward correspondence that then Minister had received to Derry 
Partial disclosure.
20/07/2017
15/08/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
City and Strabane District Council for their attention, together with a copy 
of the correspondence between the Department and Council.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the Rathlin Ferry, including: 1) details of all idemnity 
insurance payments re: the MV Canna since 2008; 2) reasons why the 
Spirit of Rathlin vessel has been out of service for each and every 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0240
occasion of same since arrival; 3) an explanation for  any increases in the  Partial disclosure.
20/07/2017
14/08/2017
public
commercial or industrial information.
cost of this lifeline service subsidy to the taxpayer; and 4) the name of the 
relief vessel for the Spirit of Rathlin and the service conditions which must 
be met under the contract.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
All documentation, notes and records held regarding the cutting of trees 
DFI/2017-0241 Media
Partial disclosure.
26/07/2017
14/09/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
and vegetation along the Great Northern Road, Omagh, in 2016-2017.
commercial or industrial information.
All information held by DfI Rivers regarding its schemes at Stranmillis weir 
DFI/2017-0242 Campaign group
Granted in full
27/06/2017
04/08/2017
and Dromara. 
Details of the identity of the Head of Profession responsible for the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0243
maintenance of professional standards for Chartered Civil Engineering 
Granted in full
25/07/2017
31/07/2017
public
staff within the Department for Infrastructure.
Member of the 
All information held regarding a water turbine project on Clady Water, 
DFI/2017-0244
Partial disclosure.
27/07/2017
24/08/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Clady Road, Dunadry, Co. Antrim.
Details of DfI-implemented traffic calming measures in Northern Ireland, 
Public 
including 1) the number per-year, over the past five years, broken down by 
DFI/2017-0245
Granted in full
27/07/2017
30/07/2017
representative
Parliamentary constituency; and 2) the mean time for completion of traffic 
calming schemes.
Information relating to traffic/road cones, broken down for each of the last 
three years, including: 1) the number lost or stolen; 2) the cost of 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0246 Media
26/07/2017
18/08/2017
purchasing new cones; 3) whether bought to replace cones; and 4) the 
information not held
average cost per replacement cone.
A breakdown of the overall number of Penalty Charge Notices issued in 
Member of the 
Northern Ireland in each of the last 6 calendar years (2012-2017 to date), 
DFI/2017-0247
Granted in full
25/07/2017
31/07/2017
public
together with a similar breakdown of total PCN appeals and successful 
appeals.
Member of the 
Copies of any records held of proof of posting date of correspondence 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0248
26/07/2017
27/07/2017
public
relating to a PCN, dated 4/5/17.
information not held
Details of the number of Driving Licence Renewal Applications referred, 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0249
following receipt in Coleraine, to the Agency's Medical Section  in the 
28/07/2017
14/08/2017
public
information not held
calendar years 2015-2017 to date.
Copies of all documents DVA sent to or received from Central 
DFI/2017-0250 Solicitor
Procurement Directorate and the company currently providing cleaning 
Partial disclosure.
18/09/2017
13/10/2017
s43: commercial interests.
services for DVA Test Centres across Northern Ireland. 
Information relating to DVA enforcement officers’ surveillance work to 
identify illegal activity by people posing as taxi drivers, including: 1) 
whether Enforcement Officers have ever posed as individuals who were: 
a) urgently needing to get to a cancer unit; b) drunk; c) urgently needing to 
get to hospital for the birth of a child; d) needing to get to a cancer unit; e) 
drinking alcohol; and f) who needed to get to hospital for the birth of a 
DFI/2017-0251 Media
Partial disclosure.
27/07/2017
04/08/2017
s31:law enforcement.
child; 2) a list of all scenarios that DVA enforcement officers can use on 
any surveillance operation in 2016 and or 2017; 3) the rules DVA 
enforcement officers are subject to while trying to identify illegal activity by 
people posing as taxi drivers; 4) the number of complaints in 2016 and 
2017 regarding DVA enforcement officers posing as taxi drivers; and 5) 
details of what the complaints were about.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to taxis classes and enforcement, including: 1) the 
number of a) class A; b) Class B; c) Class C; and d) Class D taxis 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0253
currently operating; 2) a breakdown, by class, of the number of taxis 
Granted in full
29/07/2017
23/08/2017
public
inspected by DVA Enforcement staff; and 3) a breakdown of the fixed 
penalties and/or court proceedings issued for each taxi class.
Copies of all records held by the Department in relation to a planning 
application (Y/2015/0002/F) regarding Unit 1, Drumkeen Retail Park, 
DFI/2017-0254 Solicitor
Granted in full
31/07/2017
22/08/2017
Upper Galwally, Belfast, BT8 6RB, to allow for variation from earlier 
permissions (Y/2000/0506/F and Y/2000/0130/F). 
Details of the number of planning 1) stop notices and 2) enforcement 
notices issued in relation to unauthorised building work, since 1998; 
DFI/2017-0255 Campaign group
Information not Held
25/07/2017
21/08/2017
together with details of the number of enforcement notices that were 
successfully appealed.
Copies of: 1) the minutes of the Department’s Environmental Governance 
Working Group in 2016 and 2017; 2) the options paper on environmental 
governance presented to the Departmental Board in 2017; 3) the MOU 
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications; 
between DfI and Shared Environmental Services covering July 2017; 4) all 
DFI/2017-0256 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
01/08/2017
04/09/2017
& Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
correspondence with DSO/DFP in relation to legal support to DfI in 2017; 
commercial or industrial information.
5) details of any embedded lawyer(s) and their job description/role profile; 
and 6) all papers prepared by the above Working Group since its 
inception.
Member of the 
Copies of any accident figures for Church Street Ahoghill held by DfI 
DFI/2017-0258
Granted in full
20/07/2017
04/08/2017
public
Roads.
Information relating to incidents reported and complaints received in 
relation to cycle lanes in Belfast City Centre, including: 1) the number of 
incidents reported, broken down by location; 2) details of the Department’s 
reporting mechanism for such incidents; 3) the number of complaints 
received, broken down by location; 4) details of the Department’s 
DFI/2017-0259 Campaign group
Granted in full
01/08/2017
15/09/2017
reporting mechanism for complaints; 5) copies of all safety audits been 
compiled in relation to these cycle lanes; 6) copies of any monitoring 
reports compiled in relation to these cycle lanes; and 7) confirmation of 
the data held by the Department, including incidents and complaints, 
regarding cycle lanes elsewhere in Northern Ireland.
Information relating to new applicants for a Transport Manager "O" 
Member of the 
Licence in the last two years, including: the numbers without any prior 
s12: costs exceed the appropriate 
DFI/2017-0260
Partial disclosure.
03/08/2017
29/08/2017
public
convictions 1) called to a Public Inquiry; 2) refused a licence; and 3) 
limit.
granted a licence without having to attend a Public Inquiry.
Copies of the Ministerial briefings from Strategic Planning Division which 
accompanied each of the following NI Assembly written questions: 1) 
DFI/2017-0261 Researcher
AQW14244/11-15; 2) AQW17634/11-15; 3) AQW17637/11-15; 4) 
Granted in full
07/08/2017
20/09/2017
AQW20450/11-15; 5) AQW20926/11-15; 6) AQW20988/11-15; and 7) 
AQW22228/11-15.
Details, by financial year, since the introduction of the Parkmobile app of 
the numbers of: 1) users; 2) Penalty Charge Notices issued to users; 3) 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0263
those appealed; 4) successful appeals; 5) referred to the Independent 
01/06/2017
15/08/2017
public
information not held
Adjudicator; 6) upheld by the Independent Adjudicator; 7) revenue raised; 
and 8) cost of delivering the Parkmobile service.
Details of the last 10 tendered contracts awarded by DfI, and the total 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0264 Solicitor
value of contracts awarded by the Department for Infrastructure in the 
Partial disclosure.
08/08/2017
11/08/2017
commercial or industrial information.
2015-2016 financial year.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all correspondence between former Ministers (M McIlveen MLA 
and C Hazzard MLA) and Mid Ulster Council or its predecessor regarding 
DFI/2017-0265 Solicitor
ownership of the lands on which a roundabout is placed, The Diamond 
Partial disclosure.
08/08/2017
04/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Magherafelt, and all correspondence relating to removal of a flagpole from 
same.
A copy of the file relating to a Schedule 6 application for a proposed 
development on the Haw Road/Straid Road by McCloy Engineering Ltd., 
DFI/2017-0266 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
15/08/2017
06/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
together with copies of all correspondence between the Department and 
Old Bushmill's Distillery staff, agents and/or consultees.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Member of the 
Copies of any recent email correspondence (in the last 2 months) relating 
DFI/2017-0267
Partial disclosure.
09/08/2017
07/09/2017
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
public
to e-bikes.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(f): 
interests of the person who provided the 
information to the public authority.
The identity of the Councillor who had complained to the Department 
DFI/2017-0268 Business
Granted in full
10/08/2017
04/09/2017
regarding a display outside The Laundry, Downpatrick Street, Rathfriland.
Information relating to parking enforcement, including: 1) official statistics 
highlighting those areas with the highest numbers of PCNs issued; 2) 
Member of the 
confirmation of whether Clearway signage has been included in the 
DFI/2017-0269
Granted in full
03/07/2017
24/08/2017
public
Driving Theory test, post 2008; and 3) a breakdown of the where, when 
and for how long drivers may park on the Lisburn Road, together with 
details of the return times allowed.
A copy of the complaint received by DfI Roads, regarding the applicant's 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0270
hedge, which led to the Department issuing a letter requiring hedge/tree 
Fully withheld
21/07/2017
11/08/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
trimming.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Member of the 
Copies of any email correspondence, since 25 June 2017 relating to e-
DFI/2017-0271
Partial disclosure.
14/08/2017
12/09/2017
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
public
bikes.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(f): 
interests of the person who provided the 
information to the public authority.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
All DVA correspondence with the rest of DfI regaring e-bikes in the last 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0272
month; the legal authority for MOT tests of e-bikes; the testing criteria; and  Partial disclosure.
14/08/2017
07/09/2017
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
public
evidence of screening and consideration of EQIA.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(f): 
interests of the person who provided the 
information to the public authority.
Copies of all material provided to DVLA about a Northern Ireland e-bike 
Member of the 
registration scheme, including the legal authority under which any such 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0273
14/08/2017
07/09/2017
public
scheme is applied; together with evidence of any screening and section 75 information not held
analysis the Department has conducted. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
completion, unfinished documents and 
A list of all correspondence and briefing papers relating to e-bikes in the 
DFI2017-0274
Media
Partial disclosure.
15/08/2017
13/09/2017
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
last 3 months.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(f): 
interests of the person who provided the 
information to the public authority.
A copy of the Ballymena Retail Study carried out for the Department by 
DFI/2017-0275 Business
Granted in full
15/08/2017
13/09/2017
TSA Planning.
Details of: 1) the legislation allowing on-street parking enforcement, with 
particular reference to laybys; 2) when parking restriction signage was 
Member of the 
installed at Toome Street, Belfast; 3) the number of Penalty Charge 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0276
11/08/2017
08/09/2017
public
Notices issued at a layby on Toome Street since 01 June 2017; and 4) 
information not held
when the decision was made to enforce parking restrictions at that 
location, and whether any prior notice was served to those parking there.
Member of the 
A copy, or sight, of a Private Streets Adoption file for Gort na Sí Close, 
DFI/2017-0277
Granted in full
17/08/2017
14/09/2017
public
Shantallow, Derry.
Copies of any relevant documentation that outlines costings associated 
with 'Raising or Replacing' the barriers on The Foyle Bridge and any 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0278 Campaign group
15/08/2017
12/09/2017
evidence that suggests that the Bridge would be incapable of sustaining 
information not held
additional loadings.
A list of all completed reports, research papers or any other departmental 
business that cannot be finished and appointments that cannot be 
s35: formulation of government 
DFI/2017-0304 Media
Fully withheld
23/08/2017
21/09/2017
sompleted without ministerial sign off, by date and description, following 
policy.
the collapse of the Northern Ireland Assembly in January 2017. 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Member of the 
Copies of all internal communications, briefings, notes, etc., and 
DFI/2017-0307
Partial disclosure.
17/08/2017
15/09/2017
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
public
communications with DVLA, since 07 August 2017, regarding e-bikes.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(f): 
interests of the person who provided the 
information to the public authority.
Information relating to the Department's decision to refuse an application 
for Belfast-L'Derry express service, including: material and evidence used 
to challenge evidence of demand, and conclude the application would 
Complex & voluminous & Reg. 12(5)(e): 
DFI/2017-0308 Business
have a negative impact on Translink services, the estimates and 
Partial disclosure.
22/09/2017
09/10/2017
confidentiality of commercial or industrial 
economic appraisals underpinning this conclusion, details of stakeholders 
information.
contacted, and of the DfI Subject Matter Expert's experience and 
qualifications, etc.
A breakdown of all hospitality offered to the department’s Minister during 
the last two years, including: 1) date; 2) Minister's name; 3) offered by; 4) 
DFI/2017-0311 Media
Granted in full
25/08/2017
07/09/2017
description of offer; 5) reason; 6) estimated/actual cost; and 7) 
accepted/declined.
Information regarding the use of the Ministerial car attached to DfI since 
02 March 2017, including: 1) the occasions used; 2) where, when, and by 
DFI/2017-0315 Media
Granted in full
30/08/2017
07/09/2017
whom; 3) number of journeys; 4) the reason for use; and 5) details of the 
passengers for each journey.
Details of the numbers, and of the associated costs to the Department, of 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0319
applicants for a) taxi; b) bus; and c) lorry licences referred to OHS for 
Granted in full
10/08/2017
31/08/2017
public
assessment since 2015.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of oversight of NI Council planning functions, including: 1) 
mechanisms available to individuals to hold Councils to account; 2) 
whether DfI can intervene or review a planning decision; 3) whether DfI 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0321
can intervene where planning conditions have not been enforced; 4) the 
Deleted
22/08/2017
public
specific circumstances for review of major planning decisions; 5) the 
specific circumstances for enforcing planning conditions; and 6) the 
planning powers and sanctions available to the Department.
Details of complaints made against taxi drivers in Co. Londonderry over 
s12: costs exceed the appropriate 
DFI/2017-0323 Campaign group
the past 2 years, including: 1) a list of the complaints; 2) the date; 3) the 
Fully withheld
21/08/2017
14/09/2017
limit.
location; 4) the nature of the complaint; and 5) actions taken.
Information relating to the composition of traffic signs on the A26 
Glarryford to Drones Road, including: 1) a copy of the consultant's Audit 
Report that determined that the material (Avery Dennison OL1000/2000 
DFI/2017-0329 Business
Partial disclosure.
01/09/2017
28/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
film) has hydrophobic properties and satisfies the Employers 
Requirements; 2) the name and position held of the consultant; and 3) the 
consultant's qualifications.
Information relating to the de-restriction of a 700m stretch of the B20 
Ballyrobert Road, Crawfordsburn (from Clandeboye Avenue to 
Crawfordsburn filling station), including: 1) the number and dates of 
requests, since 1997, to reinstate restrictions; 2) the reasons for erection 
of  a number of "repeater" national speed limit signs in August 2017, date 
of the decision and the decision maker; 3) a list of any roads in Southern 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0330 Campaign group
29/08/2017
25/09/2017
Division with a similar density of such signs; 4) any roads in Southern 
information not held
Division where a restriction has been reinstated, following requests from 
residents, since 1997; and 5) list the roads  in Southern Division, with a 
residential/nominal restricted density of street lighting (<185m apart), 
where a de-restriction order has overruled the accepted 30mph speed 
limit, and whether repeater signage has been erected. 
A copy of the road safety audit for the recently completed section, 
DFI/2017-0332 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
04/09/2017
28/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Glarryford to Ballycastle Fork, of the A26 dual carriageway.
A list of all roads in Northern Ireland, together with the speed limits for 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0334 Campaign group
29/08/2017
15/09/2017
each section of road.
information not held
Copies of all correspondence between DfI Rivers and a named business 
DFI/2017-0335 Solicitor
regarding its request for permission for revetment works, at McConville's 
Partial disclosure.
01/09/2017
25/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
flax mill, Dromore, Co. Down.
Details of any reports received by DfI relating to damage to, or 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0345
unevenness of, the pavement at Shore Road, Donaghadee, over the last  Granted in full
31/08/2017
22/09/2017
public
24 months.
Information relating to the requirement for registration of e-bikes in 
Northern Ireland, including: 1) the date the Department, in conjunction 
with DVLA, established the scheme; 2) the date the Department realised 
there was always a registration requirement; 3) evidence of the steps 
taken to advise retailers, employers and the public of the requirement; 4) 
Member of the 
evidence of what measures the Department took to advise the public at 
Granted in full - some 
Issues addressed at meeting with 
DFI/2017-0346
04/09/2017
25/09/2017
public
the time of its 2016 consultation; 5) the legal authority for the 
information not held
applicant.
Department's decision making and thinking; 6) evidence of when a testing 
regime was introduced for e-bikes, the legal authority, application form, 
testing requirements and standards; and 7) the numbers of e-bikes 
registered and MOTs conducted on e-bikes in Northern Ireland since 
1995.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of any parking permissions/permits granted for the area outside 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0347
the Library, across from the Market Place Theatre, Armagh, on 08 July 
Granted in full
29/06/2017
06/09/2017
public
2016.
Information relating to extraction of sand and gravel from the Lough 
Neagh Special Protection Area by the DfI and its contractors, including: a) 
confirmation that materials are sourced from the SPA for DfI projects and 
the approximate volume/weight of this sand/gravel used over each of the 
last 5 years; b) confirmation that sand is specifically sourced for road 
projects from the SPA and the approximate volume of sand (including 
asphalt sand) procured over each of the last 5 years; c) the DfI position on 
procurement from unregulated sources of natural materials for its 
infrastructure projects; d) an assurance that DFI sources or will only 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0348 Campaign group
03/08/2017
30/08/2017
source construction materials for its road projects from authorized, lawful  information not held
and regulated sources; e) details, from an accounting perspective, of how 
procurement of these materials is managed with propriety, how all 
financial implications of sourcing materials from Lough Neagh have been 
considered, internal controls in place to avoid the use of unregulated 
materials, and the impact of procurement activities on others; and f) any 
objections to making public any Northern Ireland Audit Office 
investigations and reports into the Aggregates Levy Credit Scheme with 
specific reference to Lough Neagh sand extraction. 
Information relating to driving tests, broken down by Examiner and gender 
Public 
DFI/2017-0349
of driver being tested, conducted at Enniskillen DVA over the last 3 years,  Partial disclosure.
06/09/2017
21/09/2017
s40: personal information.
representative
including the number of: 1) tests; and 2) passes.
Details of the sand being used in the current upgrade of the A6, in 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0350
particular whether it has been sourced from the Lough Neagh Special 
Information not Held
06/09/2017
28/09/2017
public
Protection Area.
Copies of all documents, drawings and maps held by DfI Rivers relating to 
Member of the 
a proposed housing development at land known as Draynes Farm, at the 
DFI/2017-0354
Partial disclosure.
14/08/2017
07/09/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Brokerstown Road-Glenavy Road junction, Lisburn, for the four years to 
January 2016.
Copies of all press queries to the Department regarding the park and ride 
DFI/2017-0355 Campaign group
facility at YMCA playing fields at Drumahoe, Derry and the responses 
Granted in full
07/09/2017
25/09/2017
provided, including dates of receipt and reply.
A timeline and copies of all correspondence regarding the planning 
process and consultation in relation to phase 1 of a Fold housing 
Public 
DFI/2017-0358
development on Leyland Road, Ballycastle, together with details of the 
Granted in full
24/08/2017
08/09/2017
representative
decision taken that completion of a footpath link was not a requirement for 
planning permission for phase 1 of the development.
The details of both the approaches made to the Department, including 
correspondence dates, by 1) Sustrans NI and 2) the Bicycle Association of 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0359
Great Britain seeking clarification regarding the legal requirements with 
08/09/2017
06/10/2017
public
information not held
regard to the licensing of users of e-bikes in Northern Ireland; and the 
clarification the Department provided in response.
Member of the 
Details of training provision for DVA enforcement officers, including details 
s31: law enforcement; & s40: 
DFI/2017-0360
Partial disclosure.
11/09/2017
05/10/2017
public
of all external providers.
personal information.
Details of parking enforcement in the Beverly road car park, including: 1) 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0361
the number of ad hoc Traffic Attendant enforcement visits in the last 2 
Granted in full
28/08/2017
12/09/2017
public
years; and 2) any associated Penalty Charge Notices that were issued.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued in Northern Ireland 
for each financial year since 2012-2013, including 1) the number issued; 
2) the number appealed; 3) the number of appeals upheld; 4) the number  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0362 Media
of appeals refused; 5) the number of PCNs for which payment remains 
11/09/2017
06/10/2017
information not held
outstanding; 6) the number written off; 7) the total income from PCNs 
(broken down to both Gross and Net figures, if available); and 8) the full 
and discounted cost of a PCN.
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued in Belfast for driving 
in bus lanes, broken down by bus lane and by month, including: 1) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0363 Media
number issued; 2) the types of vehicle; and, in particular, 3) the number 
11/09/2017
04/10/2017
information not held
and type of taxis issued with PCNs, from January 2016 to September 
2017. 
Details of the overall cost of the proposed Lagan pedestrian and cycle 
DFI/2017-0364 Media
Granted in full
11/09/2017
29/09/2017
bridge to date, together with any available breakdown of these costs.
Details regarding 7 applications for a Transport Manager "O" licence 
submitted and approved, without being called to at Public Inquiry, at the 
Member of the 
same time as the requester's application was submitted and called to a PI, 
s40: personal information; & s44: 
DFI/2017-0365
Partial disclosure.
13/09/2017
16/09/2017
public
including: 1) the number of any convictions; 2) confirmation of whether the 
prohibitions on disclosure.
applications were all referred to TRU for decision; and 3) the number of 
the applications approved by Leeds.
The maintenance & cleaning schedule, also lighting maintenance 
DFI/2017-0369 Campaign group
Information not Held
12/09/2017
11/10/2017
schedule within & without Carnhill underpass, Carnhill, Shantallow, Derry.  
Details of requests received by DfI Roads for conversion of on-street 
parking bays to bicycle parking over the last 5 years, including: 1) the 
DFI/2017-0372 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
15/09/2017
17/10/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
number; 2) the specific locations; and 3) copies of all associated 
correspondence.
Information relating to claims for vehicular damage due to carriageway 
defects from 01 April 2015 to 31 August 2017, including: 1) numbers of 
claims received (by month); 2) the number that were successful; 3) the 
DFI/2017-0373 Media
Granted in full
21/09/2017
16/10/2017
average compensation amount provided; 4) the number of potholes fixed 
each month (by month); 5) the amount spent repairing potholes; and 6) a 
breakdown of the monthly number of potholes repaired by Council/County.
Copies of the live miles and positioning bus miles for Citybus/Metro and 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0374 Business
Ulsterbus services, submitted to the Department (and any predecessor 
18/09/2017
21/11/2017
information not held
Department), by NITHC/Translink from 1999-2000 to 2016-2017.
Information relating to Subject Access Requests received by the 
Member of the 
Department for each year 2014-2016, including: 1) the number; 2) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0375
19/09/2017
12/10/2017
public
number rejected; 3) the average cost of each request to the Department;  information not held
and 4) the amount the Department charges to process a SAR.
Information relating to the granting of planning permission for a Residual 
Waste Treatment Facility (incinerator) at Hightown Quarry, on the Bighill 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0376 Solicitor
Road, Ballytuoag, Co. Antrim, including: 1) a copy of the PAC 
15/09/2017
13/10/2017
information not held
documentation supporting granting planning permission; and 2) copies of 
all documents relating to the decision and the decision making process.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of any information relating to a section of land running parallel to 
the Mill Path, Eglinton, including: 1) any river surveys in the last 5 years; 2) 
data on the level/height of river banks and flood plain (for which the land is 
Member of the 
designated) in the same period; 3) all DfI Rivers correspondence with 
DFI/2017-0377
Partial disclosure.
21/09/2017
17/10/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
landowner(s); 4) all consents, notifications, breaches, etc., relating to 
Schedule 6 with regards to the land; 5) any reports or correspondence 
with Statutory Authorities; and 6) dates of all historic flooding incidents 
recorded in the last 100 years.
Details of the number of convictions Morgan McLernon Transport were 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0378
recorded as having during its successful application for a haulage 
Fully withheld
13/09/2017
26/09/2017
s44: prohibitions on disclosure.
public
operator "O" Licence.
A record of the successfully appealed Penalty Charge Notices issued for 
DFI/2017-0379 Business
parking in a Doctors' Parking Bay at Lower Crescent Belfast, together with  Granted in full
15/09/2017
28/09/2017
an anonymised copy of the letter of complaint regarding the bays.
Information relating to the painting of double yellow lines in the Lincoln 
Member of the 
Avenue area of North Belfast, including: 1) a copy of the DfI policy 
DFI/2017-0380
Granted in full
19/09/2017
11/10/2017
public
regarding the decision making process; and 2) copies of any information 
held the recent painting to these lines. 
Information relating to planning permission granted for an "attenuation 
pond" at Reahill Road Pig Farm by Antrim & Newtownabbey Borough 
Council, including: 1) whether DfI Rivers was consulted; 2) when any 
Member of the 
consultation took place; 3) the issues raised by the Council, if any; 4) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0381
31/08/2017
20/09/2017
public
response/advice from DfI Rivers regarding the development; 5) the date of  information not held
any report issued by DfI Rivers; 6) confirmation of whether DfI Rivers were 
aware that construction had begun; any 7) a copy of any report issued by 
DfI Rivers.
Member of the 
Details of the number of reports received by the Department of people 
DFI/2017-0382
Information not Held
22/09/2017
18/10/2017
public
either slipping or falling on the pavements at Scotch Street, Armagh.
Copies of any information held regarding flood risk at 15 named properties 
in Ballymena, Carrickfergus, Larne, Belfast, Draperstown, Limavady. 
Armagh, Castlewellan, Newry and Strabane, including records of: a) 
DFI/2017-0383 Business
Granted in full
21/09/2017
18/10/2017
historical flood risk; b) maintenance schedules and blockages; and c) any 
activities scheduled, ort recently completed, to reduce flood risk (from 
coastal, river, surface, groundwater or sewage sources).
Copies of 2 reports from consultants re: flooding in the closest 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0384
geographical areas to No. 1, Glenavy Road, Lisburn, together with any 
Partial disclosure.
15/09/2017
05/10/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
other information held regarding this flooding.
Member of the 
Details of all written correspondence received by TransportNI or DfI local 
DFI/2017-0385
Granted in full
25/09/2017
18/10/2017
public
offices from MLAs since March 2016.
Information relating to carriageway inspections and repairs on the Droles 
Road, Carrybridge, Co. Fermanagh, relating to a claim for vehicular 
DFI/2017-0386 Business
damage, including: 1) a copy of the relevant road maintenance policy; and  Granted in full
20/09/2017
18/10/2017
2) a copy of the road inspection and repair history, including all defects 
identified, etc., over the last 12 months.
Details of documents released by DfI in the period since the collapse of 
the Stormont Executive, including 1) the number of reports published that 
would normally require ministerial approval; 2) copies, or links, to all such 
DFI/2017-0387 Media
published reports; 3) the number of reports being withheld awaiting 
Granted in full
27/09/2017
24/10/2017
ministerial approval; 4) the title and brief description of each report being 
withheld; and 5) a copy of the policy outlining when reports require 
ministerial approval prior to release. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information on the production of studies on the impact of Brexit for the 
Department for Exiting the EU, including: 1) whether DfI or any associated 
agency had any role in such studies; 2) if so, what the role was; 3) details 
DFI/2017-0388 Campaign group
Information not Held
28/09/2017
05/10/2017
of each specific agency; 4) the total staff days involved; 5) details of 
whether any work was sub-contracted; and 6) the studies to which the 
Department or its Agencies contributed.
Copies of all records held (including: emails/telephone 
records/notes/memos/planning application reports/Listed Building Consent 
Member of the 
reports/structural or listing surveys, etc.) relating to the listing, 
DFI/2017-0389
Partial disclosure.
25/09/2017
23/10/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
maintenance, and repair of Ballyskeagh High Bridge, Ballyskeagh, 
Lisburn, Co. Antrim (Listed Building Reference: HB19/09/007) for the last 
5 years.
The name(s), position(s) and grade(s) of the individual(s) in DVA that 
DFI/2017-0390 Business
suspended the legal requirements, until January 2018, for drivers of mini 
Granted in full
12/09/2017
09/10/2017
buses under the community permit schemes.
A copy of the Department's current policy regarding the granting of 
DFI/2017-0391 Campaign group
Information not Held
29/09/2017
19/10/2017
planning permission in the absence of a Minister. 
Details of the numbers of accidents/complaints and personal injury claims 
received by the Department, in relation to footpaths and rods in the 
DFI/2017-0393 Solicitor
Granted in full
05/10/2017
26/10/2017
Newmarket Street area of Derry, between 01 January 2007 and 31 March 
2011.
A copy of all correspondence between the Department and Lisburn & 
Castlereagh Borough Council instructing them on the conduct their 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Member of the 
planning function and any requests from the Council asking the 
DFI/2017-0394
Partial disclosure.
06/10/2017
02/11/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
public
Department to intervene or call in any applications in the last 2 years; 
commercial or industrial information.
together with all correspondence relating to Hillsborough Golf Course, and 
planning applications S/2014/0908/F and LA05/2017/0435/F.
A list of the dates and times, taken from the Reception signing in book, 
Public 
when representatives from 1) the Federation of Passenger Transport 
DFI/2017-0395
Granted in full
06/10/2017
27/10/2017
representative
(FPT) and 2) the Community Transport Association (CTA) visited 
Clarence Court, between 01 April 2015 and 30 September 2017.
A record of the site meeting which took place on 12 September 2017 been 
planning officials and the applicant for planning proposals A/2011/0219/F 
DFI/2017-0396 Campaign group
and A/2012/0553/F - a hydro-electric proposal on the River Faughan at 
Granted in full
09/10/2017
27/10/2017
Ballyarton, Claudy, Derry; together with a copy of any response to the 
Department's letter to the agent, dated 21 September 2017.
A copy of an email sent by DfI Roads, dated 02 June 2017, relating to a 
planning application (LA01/2016/1328/F, North West Hotel & Spa 
Complex on land south of 120 Ballyreagh Road, Portstewart) together with  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0397 Campaign group
file notes of further discussions referred to in a letter of 08 June; and also, 
09/10/2017
18/10/2017
information not held
all records held regarding the change in the DfI Roads' view on the size of 
the proposed service yard from being a concern to no longer meriting 
mention.
A copy of the Habitats Regulation Assessment conducted by DfI Rivers 
DFI/2017-0399 Campaign group
and the application for assent made to NIEA and its response in relation to  Granted in full
11/10/2017
31/10/2017
works to repair the river bank at the Mobuoy Road illegal landfill site.
Public 
Copies of documents provided by DAERA in relation to the arc21 Residual 
DFI/2017-0400
Granted in full
12/10/2017
19/10/2017
representative
Waste Transfer Facility planning decision.
Information relating to planning applications called in by the Department, 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0401
by Council area, including: 1) the total number; 2) the number determined;  Granted in full
12/10/2017
09/11/2017
public
and 3) of those determined the numbers approved and refused.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details the communications over the past 3 years received by the 
Department regarding localised flooding at Hatton Drive, and related 
Member of the 
actions, including: 1) dates of communications from residents; 2) dates of 
DFI/2017-0402
Partial disclosure.
05/10/2017
13/11/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
inspections; 3) copies of reports; and 4) actions taken based on these 
reports.  Please detail any plans and proposed dates to address the 
localised flooding.
Details of the Department's internal plans and strategies relating to ICT, 
including the following: a) IM&T, IS, ICT Strategy 2018 (Not Clinical 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0403
Strategy); b) IM&T, IS, ICT Business/Departmental Plan 2017/18 - 
Granted in full
13/10/2017
30/10/2017
public
Update/Version; c) IM&T, IS, ICT Department Organisation Chart; and d) 
ICT Capital Budgets and forecast Annual Spends.
Information relating to Community Transport Partnerships (CTP), 
including:  1) the funding amounts paid to the partnerships and the dates 
on which payments were made, in the last three years; and 2) clarification 
DFI/2017-0404 Campaign group
Granted in full
13/10/2017
10/11/2017
of whether it would be appropriate, should a CTP hold a commercial 
operator's licence, and details of how any funding is monitored to ensure 
the separation of accounts and activities to avoid cross-subsidisation.
Copies of the material provided in relation to approval of the RedSpeed 
Enforcement Camera Equipment installed on the Springfield Road, Belfast 
DFI/2017-0405 Campaign group
Information not Held
09/10/2017
30/10/2017
in 2014, specifically any plan or specification of road markings to be 
placed on the visible road surface.
Copies of any information held detailing how the old Lissummon Railway 
Member of the 
Tunnel was shut down/destroyed/filled in on a particular area of its 
DFI/2017-0406
Information not Held
17/10/2017
26/10/2017
public
operation on the Armagh Road, Newry where the railway line appears to 
have disappeared/started to go underground. 
Copies of any information relating to the decision to site a Puffin Crossing 
DFI/2017-0407 Solicitor
outside no. 59 Derry Road, Strabane, including the process by which the 
Granted in full
16/10/2017
13/11/2017
decision was made.
A copy of the reasons for the Department’s decision to refuse a request 
made to have planning application LA02/2017/0603/F called in. The 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0408
application is for the erection, by Telefonica UK Ltd. of a 15 metre high 
Deleted
17/10/2017
public
telecommunications mast on a site owned in Glenarm by Mid & East 
Antrim Borough Council.
Copies of all supporting documentation which came with the application 
from Hannon Coaches, Aghalee, for a commercial bus service permit for 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0410 Campaign group
an express bus service between the Foyle Street Bus Depot, Londonderry  Fully withheld
31/05/2017
28/06/2017
commercial or industrial information.
and the Europa Bus Station, Belfast, including all letters of support, 
predicted passenger numbers etc.  
Information regarding the Department's refusal of an application by 
Hannon Coaches, Aghalee, for a commercial bus service permit for an 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0411 Business
Partial disclosure.
27/07/2017
18/12/2017
express bus service between the Foyle Street Bus Depot, Londonderry 
commercial or industrial information.
and the Europa Bus Station, Belfast.
Member of the 
A copy of all minutes of the DfI Environmental Governance Working 
DFI/2017-0412
Fully withheld
19/10/2017
15/11/2017
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications.
public
Group.
Copies of all correspondence (including emails, phone call transcripts or 
notes and all internal correspondence) relating to the formation of the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0413
public footpath, adjacent to the Glenmanus Road, Portrush (from the 
Partial disclosure.
19/10/2017
16/11/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
entrance to Hilltop Caravan Site and the previous existing public footpath), 
relating to the request seeking the new section of footpath built.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information in relation to planning application T/2014/0114/F for a residual 
waste treatment facility at Hightown Quarry, Mallusk, including: 1) the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0414 Solicitor
policy for planning recommendation decision-making in the absence of a 
20/10/2017
17/11/2017
information not held
Minister, and 2) copies of all records held regarding the presence of the 
mineral erionite at Hightown Quarry. 
Copies of all correspondence relating to the applicant's complaints 
Public 
regarding street lighting on Lenamore Avenue, Newtownabbey, over the 
DFI/2017-0415
Granted in full
23/10/2017
31/10/2017
representative
last 2 years, together with all correspondence describing all actions or 
queries raised following these complaints. 
A copy of the "advice" from Fiona McCandless to Peter May, dated 24 
August 2017, regarding planning permission for a residual waste 
Reg. 12(5)(b); the course of justice and 
DFI/2017-0416 Solicitor
Fully withheld
23/10/2017
20/11/2017
treatment facility at Hightown Quarry on the Boghill Road, Ballyutoag, Co. 
inquiries
Antrim.
Details of the volume of road traffic accidents within 500m of a property on 
Tandragee Road, Newry, over the last 15 years, together with copies of all 
correspondence relating to the decision not to erect a requested crash 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0417
barrier at the property (although on was erected 400m away).  Together 
23/10/2017
20/11/2017
public
information not held
with details of the times the Department have been involved in cases 
where home/property owners have been held liable for damages/injury 
associated with traffic accidents.
Information relating to the resurfacing of the road and footpath, and 
dropping of a kerb, at Belair Avenue, Newtownards, including: 1) the firm 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0418
responsible for the work; 2) the name and position of the on-site 
19/10/2017
14/11/2017
public
information not held
supervisor; and 3) the name of the DfI Roads officer who approved the 
dropped kerb.
Member of the 
Details of the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices issued in a car parking  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0419
23/10/2017
15/11/2017
public
bay on Upper Arthur Street, Belfast.
information not held
A copy of the policy document that underpinned the change of the speed 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0421
limit on the Craigdarragh Road, Helen's Bay, Co. Down, from 30mph to 
Information not Held
23/10/2017
16/11/2017
public
40mph in July 1991.
The number of goods vehicles that DVA have detained for more than two 
DFI/2017-0422 Business
Granted in full
25/10/2017
21/11/2017
months in Belfast, over the last 3 years.
Member of the 
The type and volume of sand being used in the current upgrade of the A6  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0423
25/10/2017
10/11/2017
public
linking Belfast and Londonderry.
information not held
Information relating to the consultation carried out regarding The Control 
of Traffic (High Street, Belfast) Order (Northern Ireland) 2017, including: 
DFI/2017-0424 Campaign group
1) the number of objections received; 2) the number of unresolved 
Partial disclosure.
18/10/2017
15/11/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
objections; and 3) copies of all objections and associated 
correspondence.
Information in relation to the Residents' Parking Scheme in the College 
Park Avenue/Rugby Road area, including: 1) the number of objections the 
Department received during the formal consultation period that ran from 
Wednesday 29 October 2014 until Wednesday 19 November 2014, with 
Public 
DFI/2017-0425
particular reference to Botanic Court; 2) details of any further 
Granted in Full
24/10/2017
11/12/2017
representative
consultations, undertaken in relation to Botanic Court’s possible inclusion 
in this parking scheme, and their outcomes; and 3) the evidence the 
Department used to support its decision to remove Botanic Court from the 
proposed parking scheme, including any impact-assessments. 
A copy of the paper on the Impact of the UK Withdrawal from the EU for 
Member of the 
s35: formulation of government 
DFI/2017-0426
Northern Ireland, referred to in item 9 of the DfI Board Minutes of 28 
Fully withheld
26/10/2017
13/11/2017
public
policy.
February 2017.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
The amount contributed by the owners of the parking spaces at Union 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0427
road car park, Magherafelt, towards materials and construction costs of a  Information not Held
26/10/2017
06/11/2017
public
new footpath.
Details of the number of 1) complaints to the Department and 2) 
prosecutions brought by the Department in relation to mud/soil and debris 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0429
left on the public road network in the Causeway Coast and Glens Council 
30/10/2017
16/11/2017
public
information not held
Area (previously Ballymoney, Coleraine and Limavady Borough, and 
Moyle District Councils) during the last 5 years.
Information relating to the Department's decision that there was sufficient 
demand for a shared footpath linking the Castledillon Road with the A55 
Belvoir Road dual carriageway, including: 1) the number of requests 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0445
received, and from whom; 2) the process used to engage with local 
Granted in full
31/10/2017
20/11/2017
public
residents; 3) the process used to engage with PSNI regarding prevention 
of public order issues; and 4) the research undertaken to justify the 
"enhanced linkage".
Information relating to a watercourse in the townland of Feehogue, 
Randalstown, between the graveyard of the Second Randalastown 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Public 
Presbyterian Church and the Neillsbrook Road, including: 1) the legal 
DFI/2017-0446
Partial disclosure.
01/11/2017
29/11/2017
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
representative
status; 2) the route of culverted sections; 3) the condition of the banks and 
commercial or industrial information.
culverts; 4) details of any surveys; and 5) maintenance works conducted 
over the last 15 years.
Information relating to the handling of FOI requests in the Department, 
including: 1) a copy of the policy regarding who can approve and 
exemption, and whether it stipulates a Minister or specific grade; 2) the 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0447
number of responses, from March 2017, on hold due to the absence of a 
09/11/2017
05/12/2017
public
information not held
Minister; and 3) the number of occasions when interview questions from 
recruitment competitions were requested and either released or withheld, 
using a s36 exemption in the last 5 years.
Public 
Copies of correspondence received from Public representatives in relation 
DFI/2017-0448
Granted in full
31/10/2017
17/11/2017
representative
to the request for traffic calming measures at Park Drive, Bangor.
Copies of all Economic Appraisals held in relation to Capital Investment 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2017-0449 Business
and funding of the Park and Ride sites along the Belfast to Londonderry 
Partial disclosure.
03/10/2017
18/12/2017
commercial or industrial information.
route operated by the Goldline 212/X212 services.
Information relating to the boundary of a development site at Skeagh 
Road, Dromore, Co. Down, including: 1) copies of any complaint made 
regarding the garden fence; 2) copies of all complaints regarding a hedge 
Member of the 
at the junction of the Skeagh and Diamond Roads; 3) a copy of the 
DFI/2017-0450
Granted in full
31/10/2017
23/11/2017
public
Department's policies and procedures regarding fences with planning 
permission and associated powers of PTOs; 4) details of which office 
would generally deal with such boundary complaints in Dromore; and 5) 
average time between receipt of a complaint and site visit.
Details of the number of driving instructors 1) convicted of criminal 
DFI/2017-0451 Solicitor
offences and 2) investigated by DVA following a criminal offence, in the 
Fully withheld
03/11/2017
14/11/2017
s40: personal information.
last 7 years.
Details of targets and remuneration of Traffic Attendants when issuing 
Penalty Charge Notices, including: 1) whether they have any performance 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0452
target, and what it is; 2) whether there is any bonus/percentage per PCN,  Granted in full
03/11/2017
17/11/2017
public
and any amount; and 3) whether there is any form of financial inducement, 
other than a fixed wage.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information held by DfI Roads in relation to planning application 
C/2013/0097/F for a proposed caravan park and associated works at 45 
DFI/2017-0453 Solicitor
Craighahulliar Road, Portrush, including copies of: 1) all internal records 
Granted in full
06/11/2017
23/11/2017
and correspondence; 2) all correspondence from the relevant planning 
authority; and 3) all consultation responses provided by DfI Roads.
Copies of all correspondence between Strategic Planning Division and 
DFI/2017-0454 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
06/11/2017
06/12/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Mid & east Antrim Borough Council regarding V/2013/0127/Preapp. 
Information relating to prosecutions and cautions by taxi enforcement 
since the implementation of the 2008 Taxi Act, including: 1) the number 
for all classes of taxi; 2) a breakdown, both successful and unsuccessful,  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0455 Campaign group
06/11/2017
01/12/2017
by taxi class; 3) the offences prosecuted by taxi class; 4) the number for 
information not held
taxi operators, and whether small or large; 5) the offence prosecuted; 6) 
offences by county; and 7) by month.
Evidence of the ownership of exact areas around the entrance and exit 
Member of the 
gates of the former Sirocco works at Short Strand, Belfast 1) adopted by 
DFI/2017-0457
Granted in full
06/11/2017
23/11/2017
public
the Department and 2) in private ownership, in relation to the 
Department's ability to issue Penalty Charge Notices.
Member of the 
Copies of all correspondence held, and any other records, relating to 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0458
06/11/2017
28/11/2017
public
potentially dangerous stones at 55, Monree Road, Donaghcloney.
information not held
Information relating to the Department's refusal of an application for a 
Commercial Bus Permit to Hannon Coach Hire Ltd., on 24 July 2017, for 
an express bus service between Belfast and Londonderry, including: 1) 
the qualifications and all other relevant records demonstrating the 
experience of the individual who prepared the recommendation submitted 
to the decision-maker; 2) all papers held relevant to the decision taken; 3) 
DFI/2017-0459 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
23/10/2017
18/12/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
all correspondence sent by the Department to statutory consultees; 4) all 
correspondence between the Department and Translink about the 
application;  5) all research or academic papers and studies reviewed in 
this case; 6) the Translink studies on Elasticities of Demand and Barriers 
to Travel; 7) all records sent to the decision maker; and 8) all requests to 
the Department for expert advice or input into the decision.
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress or 
A copy of the Planning Appeals Commission report into planning 
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
DFI/2017-0460 Solicitor
application S/2014/0686/F, for a mineral processing facility at Creevy 
Fully withheld
07/11/2017
05/12/2017
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(b): 
Road, Boardmills, Lisburn.
adverse effect on the course of justice or 
inquiries.
Details of all meetings in London attended by DfI staff (including title, 
Member of the 
venue, organisation, Ministerial attendance, dates, number of staff, hotel 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0461
08/11/2017
06/12/2017
public
used, total cost - including flight, hotel & subsistence) from 2015-2016 to 
information not held
the end of Q2 2017-2018.
Details of IT systems activity within the Department (including external and 
Member of the 
internal staffing, server information, and policies) subsequent to the Brexit 
DFI/2017-0462
Granted in full
06/11/2017
14/11/2017
public
vote of 2016 from Friday 24th June 2016 - Friday 3rd November 2017 
(inclusive).  
Member of the 
Copies of enforcement correspondence issued by DfI Rivers in relation to 
DFI/2017-0463
Partial disclosure.
07/11/2017
05/12/2017
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
the unauthorised blockage of a watercourse at Craigbrack Road, Eglinton.
Member of the 
Details of the quality assurance inspections and approvals of streetworks  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0464
08/11/2017
06/12/2017
public
reinstatements following Virgin Media works on the Seacliff Road, Bangor. information not held

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A copy of the abandonment order, and all associated records held, for the 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0465
access road at 26 Backhill Road, Eglinton; together with a copy of the 
Information not Held
07/11/2017
05/12/2017
public
Department's abandonment process.
Information regarding the Donaghadee Harbour Commissioners, 
including: 1) the names of all Commissioners since 25 November 2003; 2) 
DFI/2017-0466 Solicitor
Granted in full
10/11/2017
20/11/2017
confirmation of whether George Kearns was a Commissioner; and 3) the 
exact status of the Harbour Commissioners (i.e. ALB, etc.). 
Copies of any information held regarding correspondence with Causeway  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0467 Campaign group
Coast & Glens Planning Department or Juno Consulting, with regard to 
13/11/2017
23/11/2017
information not held
the Old Bushmills Distillery since 01 September 2017.
A copy of the objection from Botanic Primary School to a proposed 
DFI/2017-0468 Campaign group
Granted in full
13/11/2017
11/12/2017
residents' parking scheme.
Details of the Department's use of, or plans to engage, external 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0469 Business
companies for PR, social media or stakeholder communications, over the 
14/11/2017
11/12/2017
information not held
last 2 years.
Member of the 
A copy of the legislative process folllowed by DfI Roads when considering 
DFI/2017-0470
Granted in full
09/11/2017
07/12/2017
public
requests for accessible parking bays. 
Details of the numbers of on-street Penalty Charge Notices that remain 
Public 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0472
outstanding, together with the number that were issued to vehicles not 
20/11/2017
01/12/2017
representative
information not held
registered in Northern Ireland.
Details of payments made by the Department in relation to the proposed 
DFI/2017-0473 Media
Granted in full
10/10/2017
28/11/2017
Narrow Water Bridge project.
Copies of all: 1) correspondence between the Department and Patrick 
Bradley Ltd., Craigall Quarry, Kilrea; 2) all internal correspondence relating 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0474
to Patrick Bradley Ltd., Kilrea; 3) any records of meetings with Patrick 
Partial disclosure.
04/12/2017
12/01/2018
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
public
Bradley Ltd., Kilrea; and 4) the contents of planning enforcement file 
inquiries.
C/2012/0099/CA.
Details of a field amalgamation agreement reached with a landowner in 
Member of the 
relation to the A6 duelling at Toome, including a) the fields included; b) the 
DFI/2017-0475
Granted in full
20/11/2017
27/11/2017
public
total area involved; and c) the period for which the agreement will be in 
place. 
A copy of the latest report made by the monitoring body for Translink's 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0476
adherence to its passenger charter, including descriptions of the 
Granted in full
20/11/2017
15/01/2018
public
methodologies used to arrive at the results.
Member of the 
Information regarding the number of Approved Driving Instructors 
DFI/2017-0477
Fully withheld
15/11/2017
21/11/2017
s40: personal information.
public
operating who have criminal records.
Details of Ards & North Down Borough Council planning files held in DfI's 
Member of the 
off-site storage, including: 1) any files requested by the Council, 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0478
15/11/2017
01/12/2017
public
particularly PM 77/092; and 2) requests for Council employees to access  information not held
off-site storage sites. 
The name of the contractor and specific consultants DfI have appointed to 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0479
re-examine and develop the proposed scheme to dual the A2 Buncrana 
Granted in full
23/11/2017
24/11/2017
public
Road, Londonderry.
Information of investigations carried out over the past 3 years into: 1) fake 
disabled parking blue badges; 2) fraudulently acquired blue badges; 3) 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0480 Media
09/11/2017
29/11/2017
fraudulently used blue badges; and the number of proven cases for each  information not held
of the categories.
Information relating to the volume and source/provenance of sand used by 
the Department: 1) on the Toome to Castledawson section of the A6 
upgrade; 2) on the Toome to Randalstown section of the A6 upgrade; 3) 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0481
total estimated volume for the A6 upgrade; 4) on the A8 dualling project, 
17/11/2017
14/12/2017
public
information not held
Coleman's Corner to Larne; 5) on the A31 Magherafelt bypass; 6) on the 
A2 Shore Road to Greenisland road widening scheme; and 7) the 
provenance of sand used to date on the A6.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
Details of the number of taxi drivers refused a renewal of their licence for  Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0482
24/11/2017
22/12/2017
public
each year from 2012 to 2016.
information not held
Copies of the minutes of the Taxi Advisory Board, together with all 
s22: information intended for future 
DFI/2017-0483 Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
24/11/2017
20/12/2017
proposals for the consultation in relation to the Taxis Act.
publication.
A copy of the parking surveys undertaken by DfI in respect of parking 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0484 Business
provision for use by a doctors' surgery on Lower Crescent, Botanic 
27/11/2017
06/12/2017
information not held
Avenue area, Belfast. 
Details of  communications received by DfI Roads Southern Division 
Public 
street lighting section, March 2017 to November 2017, from MLA’s and 
DFI/2017-0485
Granted in full
27/11/2017
07/12/2017
representative
MP’s regarding the number of street lights in the North Down constituency 
reported for repair, either by email, computer reporting or letter.
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress or 
A copy of the Planning Appeals Commission's recommendation, and any 
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0486
other related documents, following an enquiry of February 2017, in relation  Fully withheld
28/11/2017
22/12/2017
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(b): 
public
to the proposed North-South Interconnector project.
adverse effect on the course of justice or 
inquiries.
Information relating to the works carried out on the M2, in particular 
between Junction 4 and Junction 5, in 2017, including 1) the original 
planned cost; 2) the final cost; 3) the reasons for the works; 4) details of 
Member of the 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0487
any changes to the road surface; 5) the risks/benefits identified in any 
29/11/2017
19/12/2017
public
information not held
Environmental Impact Assessment; and 6) any scientific studies or 
readings carried out prior to the works and any subsequent comparative 
studies undertaken after the works.
Copies of all records of contacts between DfI and Causeway Coast & 
Public 
DFI/2017-0488
Glens Borough Council regarding planning application LA01/2016/1328/F,  Partial disclosure.
01/12/2017
09/01/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
representative
for a hotel and spa complex on the Ballyreagh Road, Portstewart. 
Copies of all records held by the Department dating from November and 
DFI/2017-0489 Media
December 2017 that make reference to Brexit, Brexit negotiations, the UK  Fully withheld
04/12/2017
08/12/2017
s12: exceeds the appropriate limit.
EU referendum, or Northern Ireland's role within the EU. 
Member of the 
Details of any existing or proposed agreements with third parties that the 
DFI/2017-0490
Information not Held
04/12/2017
11/12/2017
public
Department may have for GDPR compliance service provision. 
Copies of the Roads Service reports stating the Department's 
requirements for road improvements in relation to the following planning 
Granted in full - some 
DFI/2017-0491 Campaign group
06/12/2017
20/12/2007
applications (Antrim & Newtownabbey): 1) U/2009/0406/F; 2) 
information not held
LA03/2016/0357/F; and 3) U/2011/0141/F.
A copy of an automated system audit report to extract data from 
UNIFORM for planning file X/1974/0586, for the period 1st Jan 2015 to 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0492
30th Nov 2017. This will include audit-trail information such as when the 
Granted in full
04/12/2017
18/12/2017
public
file was added to UNIFORM and/or any amendments to the file made on 
UNIFORM in the period stated.
The names of those MLAs and MPs reporting faulty street lighting in 
Public 
Southern Division, and the numbers reported by each, March to 
DFI/2017-0494
Granted in full
07/12/2017
19/12/2017
representative
November 2017 - from the 55 reported by MLAs and 30 by MPs included 
in the response to DFI/2017-0485. 
Details of DfI Roads inspections of parking issues at Knock Hill Park, 
Public 
DFI/2017-0496
Belfast, including: 1) the number; 2) the dates; 3) the times of day; and 4)  Granted in full
07/12/2017
21/12/2017
representative
the outcomes. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of carriageway surface defects by road section in 2016 and 2017, 
DFI/2017-0497 Media
to date; together with the total number of related compensation claims a)  Granted in full
11/12/2017
10/01/2018
lodged; b) upheld; and c) total amount of compensation paid out.
Details of 9 specified DfI staff meetings in/trips to London, (identified from 
s23: information supplied by, or 
Member of the 
the response to DFI/2017-0461), including: 1) the venue; 2) the host 
DFI/2017-0498
Partial disclosure.
08/12/2017
10/01/2018
relating to, bodies dealing with 
public
organisation; 3) the purpose; 4) a copy of the agenda and/or minutes; and 
security matters
5) copies of related correspondence.
Copies of all records created and stored in HPRM between 27 November 
s27: international relations; s28: 
to 04 December 2017 that make reference to; a) Brexit; b) Brexit 
relations within the UK; s35: policy 
DFI/2017-0499 Media
Partial disclosure.
11/12/2017
09/01/2018
negotiations; c) the UK referendum on leaving the EU; and d) Northern 
development; & s43: commercial 
Ireland's role within the EU. 
interests.
Information relating to proposed changes to parking arrangements for 
Edward Street, Portadown, Craigavon, including: 1) details of all 
consultations on the parking arrangements after the decision to open the 
street up to traffic was made (dates, times, and all those involved); 2) 
minutes of any meetings on the parking proposals, with dates, times and 
DFI/2017-0500 Campaign group
attendees; 3) details of all other options considered (including any risk 
Partial disclosure.
13/12/2017
assessment, equality impact assessment and cost assessment for each 
option), the rationale for the current proposal and any discussions have 
taken place with residents and businesses situated in Edward Street; and 
4) details of any proposed resurfacing works in connection with opening of 
Edward Street, including projected dates, times and cost. 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Copies of all correspondence between the Department and Mid and East 
Member of the 
commercial or industrial information; & 
DFI/2017-0501
Antrim Borough Council relating to Woodburn Judicial Review dated 
Partial disclosure.
07/12/2017
12/01/2018
public
Reg. 12(5)(f): adverse effect on the 
between 1st July 2017 to date.
person who provided the information.
Copies of all correspondence between DfI Roads and 1) Edwin Poots 
MLA; 2) Paul Givan MLA; and 3) Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP from January 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0502
2016 to date. - Clarified 4/1/18 to correspondence about Brokerstown 
Partial disclosure.
04/01/2018
31/01/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Road, Glenavy Road, Moneybroom Road, Knockmore Road, Killowen 
Park and Ballymacash Road.
Information relating to drivers holding taxi/PH licences, including: 1) the 
number currently holding licences; 2) of these, the number who have a 
s12: costs would exceed the 
criminal conviction, with detail of offence and date, and whether the 
DFI/2017-0503 Media
Partial disclosure.
14/12/2017
15/01/2018
appropriate limit; & s40: personal 
licence was awarded at original application or on appeal; and 3) the 
information.
number of drivers refused a licence due to criminal conviction, with detail 
and date, and whether new application or appeal.
Member of the 
A copy of all carriageway defect/road repairs carried out at White Lane 
DFI/2017-0504
Granted in full
07/12/2017
08/01/2018
public
Road, Maghaberry, BT28 2ND in the last calendar year.
Copies of all correspondence between DfI Rivers and 1) Edwin Poots 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0505
MLA; 2) Paul Givan MLA; and 3) Sir Jeffrey Donaldson MP from January  Partial disclosure.
18/12/2017
16/01/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
2016 to date.
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
A copy of the Planning Appeals Commission's report and 
completion, unfinished documents and 
Public 
DFI/2017-0506
recommendation on the proposed Tyrone-Cavan North/South 
Fully withheld
15/12/2017
17/01/2018
incomplete data; Reg. 12(4)(d): internal 
representative
Interconnector.
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(b): the 
course of justice and inquiries.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to a booking at the Longshore Hotel, Carrickfergus, 
relating to a DVA Drivers Conference, in December 2017, including: 1) the 
Member of the 
reason for selection of the hotel; 2) the identity of the person(s) selecting 
DFI/2017-0507
Withdrawn
11/12/2017
public
the hotel; 3) the names of other hotels from which quotes were received; 
4) the name of the hotel manager; 5) the total amount paid to the hotel; 
and 6) the costs quoted by other hotels. 
A copy of the ecologists report for works surrounding a named property 
Public 
along the A8 Belfast to Larne dual carriageway scheme; together with a 
DFI/2017-0508
Granted in full
19/12/2017
19/01/2018
representative
breakdown of the costs, and all associated drawings, in relation to an 
adjacent adopted laneway.
Details of the 2017 traffic count numbers for both the Rock and Sandholes 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0509
villages, in relation to the provision of differential winter service treatment,  Information not Held
14/12/2017
15/01/2018
public
and why it is that Sandholes has a greater number of roads gritted.  
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications; 
Copies of all correspondence between DfI Roads and its legal advisors in 
& Reg.12(5)(b): adverse effect on the 
DFI/2017-0510 Campaign group
relation to a road bond for a private housing development of the St. Mary's  Fully withheld
18/12/2017
25/01/2018
course of justice or the conduct of 
Road, Killyclogher, Co. Tyrone. 
inquiries.
Details of 1) the numbers of staff in DfI Roads' Southern Division that 
availed of the Voluntary Exit Scheme; 2) whether recruitment agency staff 
Public 
DFI/2017-0511
have been engaged as a result; and 3) whether consultancy services have  Partial disclosure.
12/12/2017
19/01/2018
s40: personal information.
representative
had to be used for work that would previously have been carried out 
internally.
Copies of all correspondence between DfI Roads and Ards & North Down 
Council's Planning Department, since April 2016, regarding the change of 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0512
the access route from the quarry at Coulter's Hill Lane, Kircubbin, via the 
Information not Held
21/12/2017
19/01/2018
public
privately owned Coulter's Hill Lane and Coulter's Hill to the adopted Class 
C Parsonage Road.
Details of: 1) the total km of designated cycle paths and shared use cycle 
and footpaths in the Belfast City Council area are scheduled for Winter 
Member of the 
DFI/2017-0513
Service treatment; and 2) the number of gritters or snow removers in 
Granted in full
14/12/2017
15/01/2018
public
Northern Ireland able to be used on designated cycle paths and shared 
use cycle and footpaths.
Information relating to the extraction of Lough Neagh sand, including: 1) 
DFI/2017-0514 Campaign group
meetings with elected politicians, and 2) all procurement, over the last 6 
Partial disclosure.
19/12/2017
19/01/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
months.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the decision to proceed with two sections of the A5 WTC, 
including: 1) copies of all records of related discussions with NI 
Government officials; 2) a copy of any updated business case to the 
Department of Finance; 3) the outcome of any assessed present value 
and cost-benefit appraisals, and whether revised/re-run since the Public 
Inquiry; 4) copies of correspondence with DoF about economic appraisal, 
funding or affordability; 5) copies of any other reports or studies (including 
Human Rights) undertaken or updated following the Public Inquiry; 6) 
copies of all submissions to, and responses from, the DfI Permanent 
Secretary's office about the scheme; 7) copies of all correspondence or 
Reg. 12(4)(d): work in progress, 
notes about conversations with owners of dredging rights on Lough 
unfinished documents or incomplete 
Neagh, or their agents; 8) the first publication date of Article 67BA of the 
data; Reg. 12(4)(e): internal 
DFI/2017-0515 Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
04/12/2017
21/12/2017
Roads (NI) Order 1993; 9) confirmation that DfI received, from the PAC, a 
communications; & Reg. 12(5)(b): 
copy of a letter from Dr Sheate, along with records of its consideration; 10) 
adverse effect on the course of justice or 
details of the arrangements for the assessment of scheme, associated 
inquiries.
reports and any review of the project team's recommendations; 11) the 
legal authority for the Department deciding to proceed; 12) the 
Programme for Government providing authority for the project; 13) A copy 
of any SEA carried out for the project; 14) copies of records relevant to the 
consideration that Civil Servants could make the decision to proceed in 
the absence of a Minister; 15) a copy of any direction, or record of the 
direction, provided by the last DfI Minister; and 16) copies of any records 
about the "sign off" mentioned on Twitter by Chris Hazzard in 28 
November 2017.
Details of winter service treatment of Brustin Brae Road, Larne, over the 
past 4 years, including: 1) the number of times the section between 
Graigyhill Church and the junction with Croft Road, in either direction, 
DFI/2017-0516 Campaign group
Granted in full
29/12/2017
24/01/2018
have been gritted; 2) confirmation of whether the road has been included 
in any gritting route; and 3) the number of complaints received regarding 
ice and snow on the road.
Copies of all correspondence between Mid and East Antrim Borough 
Member of the 
Council and the Private Offices of Minister Mark H Durkan (DOE) and of 
DFI/2017-0517
Information not Held
19/12/2017
05/01/2018
public
Minister Chris Hazzard (DfI), dated between 01 September 2015 and 30 
June 2016.
Member of the 
A breakdown of individual traffic lights in situ, in each year, over the past 
DFI/2017-0518
Withdrawn
29/12/2017
24/01/2018
public
20 years, by district.
Details associated with the proposed construction of a cycle lane, and 
associated removal of a current traffic lane, on Middlepath Street, Belfast, 
DFI/2017-0519 Campaign group
Information not Held
28/12/2017
23/01/2018
including: 1) current cycling volumes on the street; 2) anticipated volumes, 
2018-2022; and the predicted reduction in Nitrogen Dioxide levels.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to bus lanes and enforcement in Belfast City centre, 
including: 1) the miles of bus operational as of 01 January 2018; 2) the 
same information for 01 January in each of 2015, 2016 and 2017; 3) the 
number of bus lane enforcement cameras in operation as of 01 January 
DFI/2018-0001
Business
Granted in full.
04/01/2018
30/01/2018
2018; 4) the same information for 01 January in each of 2015, 2016 and 
2017; and 5) the number of Penalty Charge Notices issued to drivers 
using bus lanes illegally as a result of enforcement cameras in each of 
2015, 2015 and 2017.
A breakdown of the number of reported incidents/complaints and personal 
injury claims received by the Department for the Newmarket Street area in 
DFI/2018-0002
Solicitor
Granted in full.
04/01/2018
31/01/2018
Londonderry on an annual basis for each year from 01 January 2007 to 
date. 
Details of any visits by DVA staff to other EU member states in the last 5 
years to investigate the operation of EU identification cards (location, date, 
duration, description, numbers, etc.), together with copies of all records 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0003
Media
04/01/2018
11/01/2018
held relating to EU identification cards and/or data sharing of UK 
held.
residents' information with other public bodies by DVA, between January 
2016 and December 2017. 
Details of: 1) the inspection and maintenance programme for bus lane 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0004
signage on Great Victoria Street, Belfast; and 2) any remedial work 
Granted in full.
05/01/2018
25/01/2018
public
conducted to this signage between 01 July 2016 and 31 December 2017.
An annual breakdown, over the past three years, of 1) the number of 
claims made against the Department for vehicular damage caused by 
DFI/2018-0005
Media
Partial disclosure.
08/01/2018
01/02/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
potholes across Northern Ireland; and 2) the cost of each claim and the 
location where the defect was reported.
DFI/2018-0006
Business
Details of PCV test routes used by DVA Examiners in Derry and Omagh.  Fully withheld.
08/01/2018
02/02/2018 s38: health & safety
Copies of all notes/records held relating to 13 Pre-Application Discussion 
DFI/2018-0007
Business
meetings between DfI Planning and Dalradian Gold Ltd. and/or its agents  Granted in full.
08/01/2018
12/02/2018
regarding a proposed underground mine/mineral waste facility.
Information relating to road maintenance and defects over the last five 
years, including: (i) the amounts assigned from the Departmental Budget 
to ‘Roads Maintenance’; (ii) a breakdown of how that funding was 
Public 
DFI/2018-0008
distributed (e.g. to each Divisional and Regional Section Office); (iii) the 
Granted in full.
09/01/2018
05/02/2018
representative
number of recorded complaints of roads surface damage; and (iv) the 
number of claims vehicular damage brought against the Department, with 
total costs broken down by Division or District.
Information relating to the proposed use of sand on the dual carriageway 
Member of the 
schemes comprising the A5 Western Transport Corridor, including: 1) the  Information not 
DFI/2018-0009
09/01/2018
23/01/2018
public
estimated volume of sand to be used in construction; and 2) the 
held.
provenance of any sand to be used.
Information relating to DfI use of road bonds to complete works in 
developments where the developer is no longer trading in Northern 
Granted in full - 
Ireland, including: 1) the number, for each of the past 5 years; 2) for each 
DFI/2018-0010
Campaign group
some information 
08/01/2018
05/02/2018
of those years, the number of those developments where the cost was 
not held.
less than the value of the bonds; and 3) any profit to the Department, by 
year, from liquidating bonds.
Information relating to any meetings held, in the past two years in relation 
DFI/2018-0011
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
09/01/2018
06/02/2018 s40: personal information.
to the ongoing Taxi Review Project. 
Copies of all correspondence relating to the "Get in lane" sign installed on 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2018-0012
Media
Millenium Way in Lurgan which was replaced due to a spelling error in the  Partial disclosure.
11/01/2018
07/02/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
word "Banbridge". 
commercial or industrial information.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the Translink consultation in the Spring/Summer of 
2017 proposing bilingual (English-Irish) bus signs on Ulsterbus routes on 
Public 
DFI/2018-0013
the West Bank of Londonderry, including: what the outcome of the 
Granted in full.
03/01/2018
02/02/2018
representative
consultation was regarding (a) the total number of responses received and 
(b) those in favour and those opposed to the suggested change.
The number of prosecutions for mis-use of the blue badges there has 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0014
been since parking enforcement was privatised and how much has been 
some information 
11/01/2018
24/01/2018
public
raised in fines for this offence.
not held.
A breakdown of information relating to all penalty charge notices issued in 
Northern Ireland, beginning 1st July 2015 and ending 31st December 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0015
Media
2017, as follows:  a) Month; b) Council area; c) Electoral ward; d) Number  some information 
12/01/2018
24/01/2018
of penalty charge notices issued; e) Number which led to court; f) Number  not held.
of charges appealed; and g) Number of successful appeals. 
Copies of all correspondence and information sent and received, including 
DFI/2018-0016
Business
emails, regarding concerns or objections raised in relation to the BRT, 
Granted in full.
11/01/2018
07/02/2018
together with a copy of the traffic survey.
Information relating to the Department's tree risk management 
Complex & voluminous additional time 
DFI/2018-0017
Business
Granted in full.
12/01/2018
16/02/2018
responsibilities for the Northern Ireland public road network. 
allowed.
Copies of all correspondence between the Department and the following 
politicians in relation to allowing taxis use bus lanes: 1. Arlene Foster 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0018
Media
MLA; 2. Michelle O’Neill MLA; 3. Nigel Dodds MP; 4. Gavin Robinson MP;  some information 
15/01/2018
23/01/2018
5. Emma Little Pengelly MP; 6. Alasdair McDonnell MP'; and 7. Paul 
not held.
Maskey MP.  
A breakdown of figures regarding the enquiries that have been made 
Public 
DFI/2018-0019
directly to your offices by local councillors and MLAs and MPs from North  Granted in full.
10/01/2018
01/02/2018
representative
Antrim during 2017. 
Details of all projects, funding, strategies, policies and initiatives (including 
Member of the 
summary, key contact and budget) that have been unable to start or have 
s35: formulation of government 
DFI2018-0020
Fully withheld.
09/01/2018
05/02/2018
public
been amended, suspended or halted or are awaiting ministerial approval 
policy.
due to the absence of government ministers and/or NI Executive. 
Copies of any records setting out the Department's assessment of the 
applicant's purported "lawful use and fall-back position", as stated in the 
Planning Statement of 8 May 2017, relating to the proposed 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0021
redevelopment of Casement Park, Belfast (LA04/2017/0474/F), together 
15/01/2018
08/02/2018
public
held.
with copies of any advice or guidance given to consultees regarding the 
Department's assessment of this "lawful use and fall-back position", and a 
copy of the Department's assessment and the basis of that assessment. 
Copies of all documents pertaining to the decision taken in relation to 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information & 
Planning Application S/2014/0686/F, including unredacted versions of the 
DFI/2018-0022
Business
Fully withheld.
16/01/2018
14/02/2018
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
report from the Planning Appeals Commission dated 30th October 2017 
who provided the information.
and the DfI internal memo dated 13th December 2017.
Information relating to the Spencer Road, Londonderry (BT47 6AA) in 
Granted in full - 
each year 2011-2013, including: 1) maintenance, repair and works 
DFI/2018-0023
Solicitor
some information 
01/02/2018
15/02/2018
records for any works carried out on the carriageway and footpaths; and 
not held.
2) copies of any complaints received by the Department.
Details of how staff have been transferred or redeployed to other jobs, 
branches or departments, or made redundant due to a lack of work in 
DFI/2018-0024
Media
Granted in full.
10/01/2018
01/02/2018
some areas following the political institutions' collapse, from March 2017 
to date - together with a breakdown of job titles and salary bands.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of any official visits by DVA staff to European countries over the 
past 5 years, including: 1) the reason for the trip; 2) date; 3) duration; 4) 
DFI/2018-0026
Media
Granted in full.
18/01/2018
15/02/2018
number and title of DVA officials; 5) number and title of other NICS 
attendees; 6) cost; 7) source of funding. 
Details of contacts between DFI and senior management of CTA and the 
RCTPs, including: 1) the number of meetings, and minutes, between the 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
two since early 2017; 2) copies of all correspondence between the 
DFI/2018-0027
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
19/01/2018
16/02/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Permanent Secretary and CTA/RCTPs from his appointment; and 3) 
commercial or industrial information.
confirmation of whether a named individual from TAS has been engaged 
by the Department and in what capacity.
The terms of reference and membership of a working group established 
between DFI, the RCTPs and other 10B Permit Holders, together with 
DFI/2018-0028
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
19/01/2018
16/02/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
clarification of why the commercial sector is not represented and who set 
the group up. 
Copies of all records held of street works carried out on Leopold Street, 
DFI/2018-0029
Business
Granted in full.
19/01/2018
22/02/2018
Belfast.
Copies of all correspondence held on the subject of border infrastructure 
DFI/2018-0030
Media
on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, 1 July  Granted in full.
29/03/2018
27/04/2018
2017 - 31 December 2017. 
A numerical breakdown of driving test information by 1) centre; 2) 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0031
Media
examiner; 3) date; 4) whether passed;  5) gender; and 6) age of person 
some information 
11/01/2018
02/02/2018
examined, 2016-2017.  
not held.
Copies of all correspondence between DfI and the RCTPs, from March 
2017 to date, in relation to: 1) B1 Vehicle Licence entitlement and CPC; 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2018-0032
Campaign group
and 2) Bus Operator licensing; together with confirmation of whether the 
Partial disclosure.
23/01/2018
16/02/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Department funds RCTPs, when any funding finishes and plans for future 
commercial or industrial information.
support.
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
Copies of all records held relating to parking restrictions at the junction of 
DFI/2018-0033
some information 
23/01/2018
20/02/2018
public
Rosetta Avenue and Rosetta Parade.
not held
Information relating parking spaces provided to DfI staff, including: 1) the 
number of  free spaces; 2) the number provided at a reduced/subsidised 
DFI/2018-0034
Media
rate; 3) location; 4) type (on- or off-street); 5) the rate charged to staff for 
Granted in full.
23/01/2018
20/02/2018
subsidised parking, and the full cost; and 6) any amounts paid to private 
car park owners to provide the service to staff. 
A list of all meetings (dates of meetings/travel and details of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0036
accommodation) attended by DfI staff at the UK Department for Transport  Granted in full.
25/01/2018
20/02/2018
public
offices, since January 2016.
Copies of all information held by DfI Rivers in relation to the ownership, 
condition, management and maintenance regime of Boghill Dam, 
Granted in full - 
Dfi/2018-0037
Business
Hydepark Dam and Hydepark North Dam; together with clarification of 
some information 
23/01/2018
13/02/2018
whether the capacity of Hydepark Dam has been reduced as a result of 
not held.
recent works and, if so, whether it is still considered a controlled reservoir.
Member of the 
Details of the Department's use, advertising and any expenditure on 1) 
DFI/2018-0038
Granted in full.
12/02/2018
14/03/2018
public
Facebook; 2) Twitter; and 3) Google G-Suite services. 
Information relating to the Mulnavoo Road, Draperstown, between 01 
Granted in full - 
January 2010 and 25 January 2018, including: 1) the number of vehicular 
DFI/2018-0039
Campaign group
some information 
30/01/2018
20/02/2018
damage claims associated with the ford; and 2) the number of requests 
not held.
from public authorities for improved street lighting and/or signage. 
Details of the flood alleviation scheme @ Dernmore Drive, Clonoe, 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2018-0040
Media
including: 1) copies of all advertisement for the works; and 2) copies of all  Partial disclosure.
29/01/2018
26/02/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
correspondence relating to the scheme, August-December 2016. 
commercial or industrial information.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications; 
Copies of all records held by DfI Roads Northern Division in relation to 
DFI/2018-0042
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
31/01/2018
28/02/2018
& Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice & 
development of lands at West Strand Road, Portrush.
inquiries.
A copy of the Discharge Consent, Article 161 Agreement, or any other 
DFI/2018-0043
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
26/01/2018
22/02/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
drainage details and maps for Ilford Park, Crossnacreevy, Belfast.
Member of the 
The total cost of the August 2017 resurfacing of the Craigy Road, 
DFI/2018-0044
Granted in full.
02/02/2018
02/03/2018
public
Saintfield, with loose chippings.
A breakdown of figures and individuals regarding the enquiries that have 
Public 
DFI/2018-0045
been made directly to DfI Roads by local councillors and MLAs and MPs 
Granted in full.
02/02/2018
13/02/2018
representative
from Causeway Coast East during 2017. 
Information regarding potholes in Northern Ireland, including: 1) the 
number reported in 2017; 2) the number repaired in 2017; 3) the cost of 
Granted in full - 
repairs in 2017; 4) the cost of repairs in 2016; 5) the number of claims for 
DFI/2018-0046
Media
some information 
02/02/2018
01/03/2018
compensation arising from potholes received in 2017; 6) the number of 
not held.
these claims that were successful; and 7) the amount paid in 
compensation.
Copies of all documents, excel spreadsheets and contracts related to the 
project number 508 (Unique HMT Project ID) [M1 Westlink] or Roads 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2018-0047
Business
Service DBFO - Package 1 original contract signed, pre-negotiation 
Partial disclosure.
01/03/2018
06/03/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
documents, and amendments to such contract as well as excel financial 
commercial or industrial information.
model that the SPV and underlying contracts have provided the DPA.
Member of the 
A map showing the approximate location of the street lighting cables laid 
DFI/2018-0048
Granted in full.
05/02/2018
28/02/2018
public
under a named property at The Priory, Dromore.
Information relating to vandalism, by painting over the "London", of 
roadsigns bearing the name Londonderry in 2017, including: 1) the 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0050
Media
number of reported incidents; 2) the areas where vandalism took place; 3)  some information 
05/02/2018
28/02/2018
the cost to repair the signs; and 4) details of any associated fines and/or 
not held.
prosecutions. 
An up to date list of subcontractors, suppliers and consultants (Project 
Member of the 
directory), with their company telephone numbers, involved in the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0051
05/02/2018
01/03/2018
public
construction work for highways, roads, road construction works and 
held.
roadworks for each within each Minor Improvement Works contract.  
An up to date list of subcontractors, suppliers and consultants (Project 
directory), with their company telephone numbers, involved in the 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0052
construction work for highways, roads, road construction works and 
05/02/2018
05/03/2018
public
held.
roadworks for each within each Street Lighting & Maintenance Works 
Contract.
Copies of all equality screening and EQIA documents held regarding 
DFI/2018-0053
Campaign group
public realm and permitted development rights schemes in the past five 
Granted in full.
06/02/2018
06/03/2018
years (June 2012 – June 2017). 
Copies of any correspondence held by DfI Rivers relating to Planning 
DFI/2018-0054
Solicitor
Granted in full.
06/02/2018
02/03/2018
Applications LA08/2017/0856/F and LA08/2017/0615/F.
Confirmation of the number of reported accidents at the junction of 
DFI/2018-0055
Campaign group
Granted in full.
06/02/2018
08/03/2018
Gracehill Road and Fivey Road, Ballymoney, Co Antrim, BT53 8JB.
Copies of all correspondence (including telephone and meeting 
attendance notes) and consultation responses (draft and in final form) 
DFI/2018-0056
Solicitor
Granted in full.
06/02/2018
06/03/2018
which relate to Planning Application LA11/2017/0637/F and lands 110m 
north of 53 Dunnalong Road, Bready, Co. Tyrone.
An up to date list of subcontractors, suppliers and consultants (Project 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0057
directory), with their company telephone numbers, involved in the Major 
some information 
05/02/2018
01/03/2018
public
Works Consultancy Services Framework 2017.
not held.
Member of the 
Details of the value of any "off-contract" expenditure on recruitment of 
DFI/2018-0058
Granted in full.
30/01/2018
12/02/2018
public
temporary staff.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of carriageway defects, associated repairs and compensation 
claims for the financial years 2013-2014 to 2016-2017, including: 1) the 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0059
Media
budget; 2) the number of successful personal injury claims; 3) the type of  some information 
07/02/2018
08/03/2018
claimant (e.g. cyclist, motorist, etc.); and 4) the total amount paid out for 
not held.
personal injury claims.
A copy of the response to Paul Duffy's letter to the Chief Planning Officer  Information not 
DFI/2018-0060
Campaign group
06/02/2018
07/03/2018
of 08 February 2016, regarding V/2013/0127/PREAPP, Woodburn Forest. held.
Information relating to meetings between the Department and public 
transport organisations over each of the last 5 years, including: 1) the 
number of meetings with the Federation of Passenger Transport; 2) 
Member of the 
copies of the minutes, or details of reasons for meetings and attendees; 3) 
DFI/2018-0061
Granted in full.
08/02/2018
08/03/2018
public
copies of all correspondence with the Federation of Passenger Transport 
over the last 3 years; and 4) the number of meetings with the Community 
Transport Association, Rural Community Partnerships, Disability Action 
and Bridge Community Transport.
Information relating to refusals of renewal of ordinary Driving Licences to 
drivers in Northern Ireland in 2016-2017, including: 1) the number; 2) the 
number refused on the grounds of alcohol dependence/abuse; 3) the 
Member of the 
s12: cost of complaince exceeds 
DFI/2018-0062
number of drivers referred for independent medical assessment; 4) the 
Partial disclosure.
07/02/2018
07/03/2018
public
the appropriate limit.
number of appeals; 5) the number of a) successful and b) unsuccessful 
appeals; 6) the cost of each referral; and 7) the name and contact address 
of the Head of the Driver Licensing.
Details of plans to install replacement street lighting in Northern Ireland 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0063
Campaign group
08/02/2018
06/03/2018
during 2018/19.
held.
Member of the 
Copies of all information held relating to the proposed Coalisland Ring 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0064
12/02/2018
07/03/2018
public
Road.
held.
Information relating to compensation claims relating to potholes over the 
last 5 years, including: 1) the amount paid out for claims to a) cyclists and  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0065
Campaign group
b) motorists; 2) the number of individual a) cyclists and b) motorists who 
some information 
12/02/2018
09/03/2018
received compensation; and 3) the total expenditure on legal costs for 
not held.
defending and settling claims.  
Information on claims received from each Roads Divisional area, in each 
year 2015-2017, associated with pothole damage, including: 1) the 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0066
number of claims received; 2) the number of claims rejected; 3) the 
some information 
09/02/2018
09/03/2018
representative
amount paid out in compensation; and 4) the total amount spent by 
not held.
Division to repair potholes.
Copies of all DfI Roads guidance on handling and responding to 
Member of the 
complaints or reports, with particular reference to potholes, in the last 2 
DFI/2018-0067
Granted in full.
13/02/2018
02/03/2018
public
years, together with internal emails between the DRM and Section 
Engineers on the same issue.
Job descriptions in respect of the following roles within the Driver and 
Member of the 
Vehicle Agency: 1) Centre Manager; 2) Deputy Centre Manager: 3) 
DFI/2018-0068
Granted in full.
13/02/2018
02/03/2018
public
HPTO; 4) PTO; 5) Driving Examiner; 6) Dual role, driving 
examiner/vehicle examiner; and 7) TG1.
Member of the 
Details of vehicular damage claims received and the percentage paid out, 
DFI/2018-0069
Granted in full.
14/02/2018
12/03/2018
public
relating to the Dromore Road, Dromara, and details of any repairs.
Information relating to the road network in the East Antrim Parliamentary 
constituency, including: 1) a list of all roads on the gritting schedule; 2) a 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0070
copy of the most recent traffic survey for the Killyglen Link Road, Larne; 3)  some information 
14/02/2018
15/03/2018
representative
the amount spent repairing potholes; and 4) the amount paid out in 
not held.
compensation for vehicular damage from potholes over the last 5 years.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
Copies of the Permanent Secretary's report and the report of the Board of 
DFI/2018-0071
Withdrawn.
15/02/2018
Transferred to DoF
public
Inquiry into a complaint against a DfI Deputy Secretary.
Details of gritting/snow ploughing taking place in the Maghera/Magherafelt 
areas (relating to a perceived distinct decline in recent years), including: 1)  Granted in full - 
whether there is a difference in the amount gritting taking place, in 
DFI/2018-0072
Campaign group
some information 
12/03/2018
05/04/2018
comparison to other areas within Northern Division; 2) an area breakdown  not held.
of the gritting hours in Northern Division: and 3) an area breakdown of the 
hours snow ploughing in Northern Division.
Confirmation of whether there is, and when it may be, a deadline for use 
of the INTERREG EU funding grant awarded to the creation of a multi-
Member of the 
modal transport hub at Derry's Waterside railway station; and of any other 
DFI/2018-0073
Granted in full.
05/02/2018
21/02/2018
public
time restrictions relating to that award, and whether the work to the station 
would need to be entirely completed by the deadline date, just started by 
then, or any other requirement re the extent of work by the deadline date. 
Information relating to the installation and maintenance of street lights, by 
Council area, in Northern Ireland, including: 1) whether the Department 
has installed energy efficient street lighting in the last five years; 2) 
whether the Department is in the process of installing any energy efficient 
street lighting, and the start date and the estimated date when all street 
Granted in full - 
lights will have been switched to energy efficient street lighting;  3) the 
DFI/2018-0074
Campaign group
some information 
15/02/2018
15/03/2018
amount spent on running, installing and maintaining street lighting in 2015,  not held.
2016 and 2017;  4) the estimated cost of running, installing and 
maintaining street lighting in 2018; 5) the number of complaints received 
regarding new energy efficient street lighting, if any, during 2017; and 6) 
an estimate of cost savings to the Department following the installation of 
any energy efficient street lighting on a monthly and annual basis.
Details relating to road maintenance for Armagh Section Office, for each 
year, 2015-2016 to 2017-2018, including: 1) the initial budget; 2) any 
supplementary allocations; 3) the actual spend incurred by calendar 
Granted in full - 
Public 
month; 4) the monthly number of street lighting faults detected and 
DFI/2018-0075
some information 
16/02/2018
16/03/2018
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repaired;  5) as Q1 for Southern Division; 6) as Q2 for Southern Division;  not held.
7) numbers of vehicular damage claims received; 8) expenditure on gully 
emptying; 9) expenditure on surface dressing schemes; and 10) the 
amount spent on resurfacing schemes.
Details of compensation for vehicular damage, carriageway inspections, 
defects identified and scheduled for repair for named roads in Armagh 
SO, 2015-2016 to 2017-2018, including: 1) total number of successful 
claims; 2) A3 Armagh - Monaghan Road; 3) B31 Armagh - 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0076
Newtownhamilton Road; 4) A29 Armagh - Keady Road; 5) B3 Keady - 
some information 
16/02/2018
16/03/2018
representative
Castleblaney Road; 6) A29 Armagh - Moy Road; 7) A29 Darkley Road, 
not held.
Keady; 8) B132 Madden Road, Keady; 9) A28 Killylea Road, Armagh; and 
10) B3 Tassagh Road, Keady from Kinelowen Street to the B31 
Newtownhamilton Road.  
Details of inspections, defects identified and scheduled for repair, 2015-
2016 to 2017-2018, in Armagh Section, including: 1) Clay Road, Keady; 2)  Granted in full - 
Public 
Crossnenagh Road, Derrynoose; 3) Drumgreenagh Road, Madden; 4) 
DFI/2018-0077
some information 
16/02/2018
16/03/2018
representative
Farnaloy Road, Madden;  5) Coolkill Road, Tynan; 6) Teeraw/Tyra Road;  not held.
7) Tullysaran Road; 8) Maydown Road; 9) Artsooley Road; and 10) 
Annvale Road. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of inspections, defects identified and scheduled for repair, 2015-
2016 to 2017-2018, in Armagh Section, including: 1) Rock Road, 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0078
Tassagh; 2) Ballyards Road; 3) Ballynagalliagh Road; 4) Rathcumber 
some information 
16/02/2018
16/03/2018
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Road, Derrynoose; 5) Tievenamara Road, Keady; 6) Carrickaduff Road, 
not held.
Keady; 7) Carryhugh Road, Keady; and 8) Lower Clay Road, Keady. 
The total cost, separately in a) time/labour and b) materials, of erecting 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0079
signs at all 162 locations mentioned in the Roads (Speed Limit) (No. 13) 
some information 
19/02/2018
21/03/2018
representative
Order (Northern Ireland) 1997. 
not held.
A copy of the Department's determination that s27 and s28 of the 
Planning Act (NI) 2011 have been complied with in respect of planning 
DFI/2018-0080
Solicitor
Granted in full.
20/02/2018
21/02/2018
application LA10/2017/1249/F, Dalradian Gold Ltd.'s proposed 
Curraghinalt gold mine.
Details of all contacts between the Department and the residents 
Member of the 
association on the Kensington Road, Belfast, or indeed any individual 
DFI/2018-0081
Partial disclosure.
21/02/2018
21/03/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
living on the road, along with other questions relating to resurfacing on 
Kensington Road/Gilnahirk Road, Belfast.
Information relating to flood plains and housing in the Foyle constituency,  Granted in full - 
Public 
including: 1) the number of houses built on the flood plains; 2) the number 
DFI/2018-0082
some information 
22/02/2018
15/03/2018
representative
of houses in the constituency that flooded in the last 5 years; and 3) 
not held.
copies of maps showing the flood plains in the constituency. 
A list of every decision currently awaiting Ministerial approval, including 
DFI/2018-0083
Researcher
those from public bodies, and a description of each decision, and when 
Granted in full.
23/02/2018
26/03/2018
the decision was first referred/prepared for Ministerial approval.
A list of all meetings (dates of meetings/travel and details of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0084
accommodation) attended by DfI staff at the UK Department for Transport  Granted in full.
23/02/2018
22/03/2018
public
offices, since May 2016.
Details of Penalty Charge Notices issued in the area referred to as 
Member of the 
Newtowne Square, Limavady in the last twelve months, including: 1) the 
DFI/2018-0085
Partial disclosure.
16/01/2018
10/04/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
number issued; 2) the number of PCNs issued to vehicles with a valid 
parking ticket displayed; and 3) the number of successful challenges.
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued in the last 3 years, 
including: 1) the number of PCNs successfully appealed where vehicles 
were parked in restricted zones, because of emergency; 2) details of the 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0086
Department's policy regarding vehicles parked to assist in emergency 
some information 
23/02/2018
21/03/2018
public
situations; 3) details of the processing/appeals manager, including 
not held.
medical qualifications, if any; and 4) copies of all records relating to PCN 
RS2708432A, including decisions taken.
A copy of the legislation that permits bus lane mobile CCTV enforcement 
DFI/2018-0087
Campaign group
Granted in full.
26/02/2018
15/03/2018
vehicles to park on a footway when parking restrictions are in force.  
Copies of all records held relating to the consultation process and 
contributions of the Department for Regional Development (DfI Roads)  in 
DFI/2018-0088
Business
respect of planning application P/2013/0242/F (proposed housing 
Granted in full.
28/02/2018
27/03/2018
development of c200 residential units at Watson's Road/Doran's Hill, 
Newry).
Granted in full - 
The cost to the Department of detaining a named lorry and trailer unit 
DFI/2018-0089
Business
some information 
28/02/2018
28/03/2018
between 18 February 2017 and 31 December 2017. 
not held.
Copies of all correspondence and records of communications held by DfI 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0090
Roads Northern Division relating to B/2013/0190/RM beside Bolea Park, 
Granted in full.
01/03/2018
08/03/2018
public
Limavady. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of all information (including any emails, meeting notes/minutes) 
Member of the 
between Department of Infrastructure NI and Dalradian Gold Ltd, including 
DFI/2018-0091
Granted in full.
08/03/2018
16/05/2018
public
between Philip Stinson and both Department of Infrastructure NI and 
Dalradian Gold Ltd.
The number of days per annum road gritting activities were undertaken in 
DFI/2018-0092
Researcher
Granted in full.
01/03/2018
22/03/2018
the Dundonald area in the last 15 years. 
All records, including correspondence, reports, briefing notes and minutes 
Member of the 
of meetings, regarding an exercise being carried out by the Department of 
DFI/2018-0093
Partial disclosure.
02/03/2018
28/03/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
public
Infrastructure and transport officials in the Republic of Ireland to determine 
the number of border crossings on the island of Ireland. 
Information relating to LED advertising signage at 7 named parcels of land 
on the public road network in Belfast and Co. Antrim, since 2014, 
including: 1) any DfI ownership/interest in the lands; 2) all records relating 
to disposal; 3) all records relating to planning applications; 4) all 
Granted in full - 
correspondence with Exterion; 5) all correspondence with Belfast City 
DFI/2018-0094
Solicitor
some information 
22/03/2018
17/05/2018
Council; 6) all correspondence with Strategic Planning; 7) all records 
not held.
regarding engaging contractors to erect LED displays at the locations; 8) 
details of any contracts for advertising using LED displays; 9) all records 
relating to subsidised contracts for erecting LED displays; and 10) a copy 
of the DfI Procurement Policy. 
Details of payments made by DfI to NSL, including whether payments are 
DFI/2018-0095
Campaign group
made for: 1) PCNs issued; 2) photographs; 3) video clips; and 4) how 
Granted in full.
02/03/2018
22/03/2018
payments are calculated (e.g. street visits/hours on ground/PCNs issued).
Details of the DfI Roads consultee response for planning application 
Member of the 
LA03/2017/0476/F, housing development Antrim Road, Templepatrick, 
DFI/2018-0096
Withdrawn.
05/03/2018
16/03/2018
public
including whether DfI Roads were consulted by the developer, who 
provided the DfI response, and various road safety issues.
Information relating to a roadway within the Dublin Road Industrial Estate, 
DFI/2018-0097
Solicitor
Strabane, including: 1) all information held, particularly with reference to 
Partial disclosure.
05/03/2018
30/03/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
determination and adoption; and 2) the road bond of same.
Information relating to taxi legislation, including: 1) the methodology used 
to differentiate between private taxis and other forms of public transport in 
Public 
relation to legislation; 2) details of the consultation that took place between 
DFI/2018-0098
Granted in full.
06/03/2018
28/03/2018
representative
those who represent taxi drivers and those who represent public transport 
prior to introducing the legislation; and 3) the number of prosecutions 
conducted of illegal taxi operators since 2016. 
Member of the 
A copy of the DfI Rivers Maintenance Manual that details specification of 
DFI/2018-0099
Granted in full.
28/02/2018
26/03/2018
public
works.
Information relating to advertising on motorways in the Belfast area, 
including: 1) copies of all records discussing the road safety 
Member of the 
considerations and assessment, and the projected annual income for the  Information not 
DFI/2018-0100
08/03/2018
27/03/2018
public
Department; 2) confirmation of whether, in legal terms, the Permanent 
held.
Secretary is the "controlling mind" behind the decision; and 3) if not, the 
name and position of the decision maker.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to DfI Planning communications with Councils, 
including: 1) collated responses from DfI Planning to each of the Councils 
identified below in respect of each’s Preferred Options Paper; and 2) 
copies of any e-mail correspondence between DFI and each of the 
Public 
DFI/2018-0101
Councils listed below in relation to their Local Development Plan Preferred  Partial disclosure.
20/03/2018
10/04/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
representative
Options Papers.  Councils: a) Fermanagh & Omagh District Council; b) 
Mid Ulster District Council; c) Antrim & Newtownabbey Borough Council; 
d) Belfast City Council; e) Lisburn Castlereagh City Counci; f) Mid & East 
Antrim Borough Council; and g) Derry & Strabane District Council.
Information relating to vehicles PSV'd as private hire taxis in DVA Test 
Centres, and in particular Balmoral Test Centre, over the last 5 years, 
including:  1) the number of how many ‘2012 Volkswagen Passat CC’ 
cars, with NO modifications to seating, PSV'd as 4 passenger private hire 
taxis; 2) the number of ‘2012 Volkswagen Passat CC’ cars with NO 
Member of the 
modifications to seating, PSV’d as 3 passenger private hire taxis; 3) the 
DFI/2018-0102
Granted in full.
09/03/2018
28/03/2018
public
reasons for any discrepancies in the numbers of ‘2012 Volkswagen 
Passat CC’ cars with NO modifications to seating, being PSV’d to seat 
either 4 or 3 passengers; and 4) details of the procedures in place, in the 
Balmoral Test Centre, to protect PSV drivers, bringing vehicles to be 
tested and certified as road worthy under the DVLA regulations, from 
discrimination due to their, religion, race, gender or sexuality.
Member of the 
The total cost to the Department in relation to enforcement action at 39a 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0103
28/02/2018
29/03/2018
public
Carrowdore Road, Greyabbey Co DOWN, BT22 2LX, before April 2015.
held.
Member of the 
Details of all PFI contracts struck by the department from 1995 - present, 
DFI/2018-0104
Granted in full.
12/03/2018
15/03/2018
public
including loan amount and capital value.
Information relating to parking enforcement activities (clamping), bus 
lanes, clearways and Belfast Rapid Transit, including: 1) the amount 
received by NSL's clamping unit to release vehicles in each of the past 5 
years, with a breakdown of location, amounts, numbers and summary 
DFI/2018-0105
Media
reason; 2) copies all documents held relating to the clamping unit and 
Partial disclosure.
28/03/2018
06/04/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
Belfast Rapid Transit; 3) a copy of the business case and decision 
regarding clamping in bus lanes for BRT; 4) details of any vehicles 
purchased; and 5) the numbers employed in the NSL clamping unit by 
year in the past 5 years. 
Copies of all submissions made by political parties or political 
DFI/2018-0106
Campaign group
representatives to the recent BRT bus lane operating hours consultation 
Partial disclosure.
09/03/2018
11/04/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
exercise.
Copies of any minutes of a meeting, and details of date and attendees, 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0107
Business
when the Department decided on the disposal of a lorry and trailer 
14/03/2018
16/04/2018
held.
combination detained by DVA in Belfast.
Information relating to the heating system in place at the Coleraine DVA 
Test Centre, including: 1) the dates of installation and commissioning; 2) a  Granted in full - 
breakdown of the total cost of service and repair to date; 3) the running 
DFI/2018-0108
Campaign group
some information 
09/03/2018
29/03/2018
costs; 4) any "Contingency Plan" costs since installation; and 5) the cost 
not held.
of the "Hot Spot" system, currently being installed, and proposed running 
costs per quarter. 
Information relating to public appointments in the Department, its 
Public 
agencies and linked bodies (appointment title, role and length of time 
DFI/2018-0110
Granted in full.
15/03/2018
06/04/2018
representative
vacant, if unfilled), including 1) a list of all such posts; and 2) a list of those 
unfilled. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the number of cybersecurity analysts employed in the 
Member of the 
Department, directly or via external consultant or other means, on 01 
DFI/2018-0111
Granted in full.
20/03/2018
18/04/2018
public
January 1) 2018; 2) 2017; 3) 2016; 4) 2015; and 5) the numbers joining or 
leaving the Department between 01 January 2015 and 01 January 2018.
Information relating to traffic in Cushendall, and possible options to relieve 
congestion, including: 1) details of the ownership of the library site, and 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0112
details of its extent; 2) details of any planning restrictions, known to DfI, for  some information 
20/03/2018
23/04/2018
public
the site; 3) copies of any traffic statistics held; and 4) details of any 
not held.
proposals the Department has for the Cushendall area.
Information relating to meetings of the Northern Ireland Transport Holding  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0113
Media
Company Board in 2017, Waterside Station, the upgrade of the Coleraine-  some information 
20/03/2018
08/05/2018
Derry railway line and RSSB safety standards. 
not held.
Job descriptions in respect of the following roles within the Driver and 
Vehicle Agency: 1) Centre Manager; 2) Deputy Centre Manager: 3) 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0114
HPTO; 4) PTO; 5) Driving Examiner; 6) Dual role, driving 
some information 
20/03/2018
17/04/2018
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examiner/vehicle examiner; 7) TG1; and 8) details of when the roles were  not held.
subject to a Jegs exercise and the individual scores.
Information relating the relationship between the Department (or 
predecessor) and the Northern Ireland Road Safety Partnership, including: 
1) the amount of any funding of NIRSP in the last 3 years; 2) copies of any 
DFI/2018-0115
Campaign group
Granted in full.
21/03/2018
26/03/2018
terms, conditions, memoranda, etc. associated with any such funding; and 
3) any complaints or governance issues raised by the Department in the 
last 3 years. 
Information relating to winter service activities in the East Antrim 
Parliamentary Constituency in the 2017-2018 financial year, including: 1) a 
Public 
list of all salt boxes maintained by the Department; 2) copies of all 
DFI/2018-0116
Granted in full.
22/03/2018
23/04/2018
representative
assessments carried out for new salt boxes; 3) the results of all 
assessments; 4) a list of all outstanding assessments; and 5) details of 
the sections of the Ballyhampton Road included in the gritting schedule.  
Copies of any guidelines, policy documents, etc. that inform the DfI Roads 
role as a consultee in Planning Applications, with particular reference to 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0117
Solicitor
22/03/2018
17/04/2018
"any proposals for roadworks" that might affect the property, produced or  held.
used from 2000 to date.
Details relating to claims for vehicular damage, received by the 
Department and referred to contractors from 03 June 2017 to date, 
including: 1) the total number; 2) the number satisfactorily resolved, for 
DfI; 3) the number satisfactorily resolved,for other claimants; 4) the 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0118
number not satisfactorily resolved, for DfI, and further action taken; 5) the  some information 
21/03/2018
20/04/2018
public
number not satisfactorily resolved, for other claimants, and further action 
not held.
taken; 6) details of the case law allowing reliance "on the Indemnity 
Clause contained within the Measured Term Contract"; and 7) details of 
the measures in place to ensure such matters are dealt with adequately.
Copies of any and all summaries, conclusions and information held in 
Member of the 
relation to Traffic Surveys conducted by Departmental officials or their 
DFI/2018-0119
Granted in full.
26/03/2018
20/04/2018
public
agents at the junctions of Garnerville Road and Holywood Road Belfast in 
the period from 9 May 2016 to 31 January 2018. 
Details in relation to the Belfast Distillery Company, Ltd.'s development of 
the distillery at Crumlin Road Gaol, including: 1) progress of the work 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
being carried out; 2) any payments made; 3) time limit for completion; 4) 
DFI/2018-0120
some information 
05/04/2018
23/04/2018
public
whether the contract can be revoked; 4) whether that would create a 
not held.
formal re-tender process; and 6) whether the other wings of the Gaol will 
be tendered for development and when.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Confirmation of when each of the gullies on the Belfast Road, Comber 
Public 
DFI/2018-0121
where cleared in each of the last five years, particularly the gullies closest  Granted in full.
26/03/2018
23/04/2018
representative
to 112 Belfast Road, Comber.
Information relating to the Ballybryan Road, Newtownards, 12 March 2016-
12 March 2018 including: 1) dates of all inspections; 2) details of defects 
identified; 3) how inspections are undertaken; 4) intended frequency of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0122
inspections; 5) details of complaints/enquiries received; 6) the hierarchy 
Granted in full.
26/03/2018
23/04/2018
public
classification; 7) the road/section number; 8) defect intervention criteria; 9) 
time between identification and repair; and 10) whether DfI has adopted 
the standards from the National Code of Practice. 
Information relating to contested MOT results at Lane 4 in Ballymena Test 
Centre, including: 1) the date of first use of the headlight testing 
equipment, dates of servicing, confirmation of calibration, and details of 
any faults or failures; 2) details of the training received, including when 
Member of the 
Dfi/2018-0123
refresher training was needed, by the operator on the equipment, and a 
Partial disclosure.
26/03/2018
25/04/2018 s40: personal information.
public
copy of the policy re: operation;  and  3) details of the daily number of 
vehicles tested on the lane, for the 12 weeks to Friday 23 March 2018, the 
number of passes and fails, and details of how many were failed for 
headlight issues.
Public 
A copy of the current carriageway inspection guidelines, explaining 
DFI/2018-0124
Granted in full.
26/03/2018
24/04/2018
representative
frequency of inspection, intervention criteria, etc. 
Details of when a report was first received of a pothole, associated with a 
claim for vehicular damage, on the Derrylin Road, Derrylin, on 22 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0125
November 2017, when the pothole was repaired, together with details of 
Granted in full.
26/03/2018
22/06/2018
public
the numbers of successful damage claims and total number of claims 
received.
A copy of the officials advice/submission relating to the meeting between 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0126
Minister Hazzard, Paul Maskey MP and taxi depot owners on 1 February 
Granted in full.
27/03/2018
26/04/2018
public
2017.
A copy of the schedule 6 consent for works at 29, Station Road, 
DFI/2018-0127
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
09/03/2018
11/04/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Holywood. 
Information held by DfI Roads, relating to planning applications 
L/2003/0798/O, L/2007/1025/RM, L/2006/2379 and L/2010/0924/F, on the 
Cherrymount, Irvinestown and Cornagrade Roads, Enniskillen, 2011-
2013, including details of any: 1) roadworks; 2) licence applications and 
grants under Article 3(4C) of the Roads Order, with dates of any bond 
DFI/2018-0128
Business
Granted in full.
27/03/2018
03/05/2018
payments; 3) permit applications for accesses; 4) notifications of works; 5) 
requests for traffic management; 6) correspondence with Planning 
Service; 7) road safety audits and responses; 8) carriageway inspection 
requests and dates; 9) maintenance arrangements and requests 
pertaining to adoption; and 10) correspondence with the Council.
Copies of all DOE/DRD/Council/DfI memos, correspondence, 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0129
Business
submissions or briefings relating to a site known as LD1/Brokerstown/ 
Partial disclosure.
28/03/2018
27/04/2018
inquiries; & Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the 
Brokerstown Road, Lisburn, from 2009 to date. 
person who provided the information.
The number of pupil passes issued by the Department for Infrastructure to 
Public 
the Department of Education and/or its students travelling using the 
DFI/2018-0130
Granted in full.
28/03/2018
27/04/2018
representative
Strangford Ferry for each year from September 2010 through to, and 
including, September 2017. 
The average number of school children who travelled per day on the 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0131
07.45, 08.15 and 08.45 Strangford Ferry from Portaferry to Strangford 
some information 
28/03/2018
27/04/2018
representative
from September 2017 until the end of March 2018.
not held.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
An up to date copy of the DVA DT1 form, together with details of any 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0133
Business
amendments to the form (responsibility for, reason, legislation, etc.) that 
some information 
29/03/2018
30/04/2018
cause it to differ from the DVSA version.
not held.
Copies of all records relating to correspondence from the DfI Minister to M 
Ritchie MP in August 2016,where: 1) it was explained that DVA test 
Member of the 
centres should remain neutral/impartial environments, totally free from 
DFI/2018-0134
Granted in full.
03/04/2018
06/04/2018
public
commercial products and advertising; 2) any associated records for any 
other parties involved; and 3) pointing out that DVSA is a separate 
organisation to DVA.
Information relating to drivers working for RCTPs involved in the 
Community Transport Scheme, including: 1) the number of paid drivers 
DFI/2018-0135
Campaign group
who have the appropriate driving licence; and 2) confirmation of whether 
Granted in full.
30/03/2018
25/04/2018
DfI have written to RCTPs since November 2017 about compliance with 
the legislation and the number of drivers awaiting the appropriate test. 
Information relating to the condition of the Old Rademan Bridge, 
Crossgar, in recent weeks, including: 1) when damage was reported to the 
Department; 2) when the bridge was inspected; 3) when inspected by 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0136
engineers; 4) a copy of the report into the damage, including assessment  Granted in full.
04/04/2018
24/04/2018
public
of danger to the public; 5) details of repairs to be carried out, including 
timescale; and 6) the reasons why no protective barriers and/or warning 
signs have been put in place in the meantime.
Copies of all Proposal of Application Notices (PANs) received from July 
2015 to present day and a copy of any correspondence related to Section 
DFI/2018-0137
Business
Granted in full.
04/04/2018
09/05/2018
Permitted Extension
27 and Section 50 of the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011, for the 
same period.
Information relating to highways inspection procedures for maintenance 
workers with regard to the fixing of signs, including: 1) where a water leak  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
causes a sign to sink below the correct height; 2) if nothing exists, 
DFI/2018-0138
some information 
05/04/2018
02/05/2018
public
confirmation of same; and 3) the number of personal injury reports in the 
not held.
last 10 years arising from dangerous, low and hazardous signs on the 
footpath.
Details of the existence or otherwise of a Ministerial order over 4/5 
Granted in full - 
Public 
developments where the builder had gone bust, directing NI Water to 
DFI/2018-0139
some information 
03/04/2018
11/04/2018
representative
bring the sewers up to standard so they could be taken in charge, 
not held.
detailing: 1) the estates; and 2) whether completed or not.
Information relating to DVA banning filming in Test Halls, including: 1) the  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
legislation allowing staff require that cameras be turned off; 2) the 
DFI/2018-0140
some information 
27/03/2018
17/04/2018
public
legislative requirement that prevents filming in a public place; and 3) the 
not held.
definition of a public space.
Granted in full - 
Details of all compulsory purchases and vesting of land by the Department 
DFI/2018-0141
Solicitor
some information 
04/04/2018
11/04/2018
for Infrastructure and Northern Ireland Water for the period 1991-2011.
not held.
Copies of any correspondence between DfI and NSL since January 2017, 
together with the internal DfI business case/briefing document and 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
DFI/2018-0142
Media
response outlining the decision, in relation to NSL’s use of its clamping 
Partial disclosure.
09/04/2018
08/05/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
unit to ensure bus lanes and clearways are not obstructed following 
commercial or industrial information.
introduction of Belfast Rapid Transit services. 
Information relating to speed humps, cushions, bumps or tables in 
Northern Ireland (where appropriate broken down by year, 2015 to date),  Granted in full - 
including: a) the current total number; b) the height of the largest currently 
DFI/2018-0143
Business
some information 
10/04/2018
08/05/2018
installed; c) the height of the smallest currently installed; d) the amount of  not held.
compensation paid out; and e) details of any plans to remove such traffic 
calming measures.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of road openings by utilities, etc., in Northern Ireland for the last 5 
financial years, including: 1) the number of permits granted; 2) the number 
DFI/2018-0144
Campaign group
Granted in full.
10/04/2018
17/04/2018
of subsequent inspections carried out; and 3) the number of times 
remedial works have been required of those responsible. 
Information relating to the Strangford Ferry service, including the rationale 
Member of the 
for rotation between vessels, costs (total, and broken down to staff, 
DFI/2018-0145
Partial disclosure.
10/04/2018
09/05/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
overtime, mechanical maintenance, maintenance overtime, & 
contractors), and copies of all correspondence
Details of all gifts received by the DfI Minister since January 2017, 
DFI/2018-0146
Media
including: 1) what the gift was; 2) the value; 3) supplied by; and 4) 
Granted in full.
11/04/2018
11/04/2018
recipient.
Details of works carried out on behalf of DfI Rivers on the Dennet/Craig 
River, near Claudy, including plans, specifications and instructions issued 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0147
to the Contractor; the name of the Contractor; dates of work, personnel 
Partial disclosure.
10/04/2018
09/05/2018
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
public
and machinery used; details of Rivers oversight of works; Contractor 
commercial or industrial information.
timesheets, etc.
The numbers of driving tests that had to be cancelled or rescheduled as a 
DFI/2018-0148
Media
result of bad weather in the months from November to April in 2015-2016,  Granted in full.
11/04/2018
09/05/2018
2016-2017 and 2017-2018.
Copies of any research or other supporting evidence used in the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0149
development and design of a proposed traffic calming scheme at Forth 
Granted in full.
09/04/2018
02/05/2018
public
Glen, Cookstown.
Details of plans to install replacement street lighting on Northern Ireland in 
DFI/2018-0150
Campaign group
Granted in full.
16/04/2018
14/05/2018
2018-2019.
Information relating to a Penalty Charge Notice issued in Bagot Street 
Newry, including 1) a copy of any incident numbers of reports to the PSNI 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0151
from Departmental staff about vandalism of road markings; and 2) a copy  Granted in full.
30/03/2018
17/04/2018
public
of page access and file upload information regarding a named PCN 
received by the Department.  
Information relating to maintenance works carried out on the Upper 
Galliagh Road, Londonderry, 2006-2018, including: 1) a copy of the 
DFI/2018-0152
Business
Granted in full.
17/04/2018
06/07/2018
schedule of works carried out since the removal of the border; and 2) 
details of expenditure on surfacing and improvements.
Member of the 
A copy of the DfI Roads structural approval for a wall that has recently 
DFI/2018-0153
Granted in full.
09/05/2018
04/06/2018
public
been constructed at 69 Warren Road, Donaghadee.
Granted in full - 
The number of cars damaged by potholes across Northern Ireland and the 
DFI/2018-0154
Media
some information 
18/04/2018
16/05/2018
total amount paid out by the Department for associated claims.
not held.
Details of 1) the numbers of drivers with 12 or more points on their licence 
DFI/2018-0155
Media
still holding a valid drving licence; 2) a breakdown of the number of points  Partial disclosure.
18/04/2018
04/05/2018 s40: personal information.
per licence; and 3) the reasons for retaining valid licences.
A copy of the completed Road Safety Audit for Greencastle Pier Road, 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0156
Campaign group
18/04/2018
17/05/2018
with regard to the Grencastle - Greenore Ferry Project. 
held.
Information relating to requests received for minutes and/or notes of 
meetings between Departmental staff and third parties, including: 1) the 
Public 
DFI/2018-0157
number received over the last 5 years; 2) the number of times where the 
Withdrawn.
23/04/2018
representative
response was that no information was held; and 3) redacted copies of all 
relevant correspondence.  
Copies of all correspondence, including emails, internal and external 
meetings and the minutes from the meetings, any observations and 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0158
reports that relate to flooding on the River Faughan in August 2017, 
Partial disclosure.
23/04/2018
21/05/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
specifically referencing the weir at Ballyartan (or Ballyartan Weir/the 
Salmon leap at Ballyartan).

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information regarding the use, by DVA, of a weighbridge at Toome, 
including: the number of times the weighbridge, which operates as part of  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
the DVA network, is used on a monthly basis in terms of the number of 
DFI/2018-0159
some information 
23/04/2018
21/05/2018
public
vehicles using it to self-weigh, and also the number of times per month 
not held.
that DVA enforcement officers use the weighbridge to check loads carried 
by freight operators.
Information relating to the recentlay advertised Data Protection Officer 
Member of the 
(DPO) roles, including: 1) the date advertised; 2) the date the DPO was 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0160
23/04/2018
26/04/2018
public
interviewed; 3) whether an internal trawl or publicly advertised position; 
held.
and 4) a copy of the job description and specification.
Copies of information relating to planning applications LA11/2017/0301/F 
and LA11/2017/0298/LBC, refurbishment of Waterside Railway Station, 
including: 1) the Exemptions Register held as the Rail Safety Regulator for 
Northern Ireland; 2) the Regulation 8, of the Rail Safety Regulations 
(Northern Ireland) 2007, Options Appraisal undertaken; 3) all 
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications; 
DFI/2018-0161
Campaign group
correspondence, communications, minutes of meetings between DfI, 
Partial disclosure.
23/04/2018
22/05/2018
& Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Translink, NIR, DfC and HED regarding the Interdepartmental Protocol for 
commercial or industrial information.
the Care of the Government Historic Estate; 4) details of DfI's designated 
Heritage Officer; and 5) all correspondence to organisations or individuals 
canvassing support for the proposed refurbishment (as outlined in the 
local media).
Details of the timeline and decision associated with introducing a new 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0162
marked parking bay in Cromac Street, Belfast, associated with a Penalty 
Granted in full.
12/04/2018
26/04/2018
public
Charge Notice previously issued for parking at the location.
Details of every incident where a Traffic Attendant has been attacked 
while on duty, between 01 January 2013 and 31 December 2017, 
including: a)  the date; b) geographic location; c) street name and 
postcode; d) the number involved in the incident; e) traffic attendant 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0163
Media
injured (y/n); f) if yes, the nature of injury sustained; g) confirmation of 
some information 
24/04/2018
22/05/2018
whether alleged perpetrator(s) faced any punitive action in response; h) if  not held.
yes, the nature of the punitive action; i) confirmation of whether the traffic 
attendant sought legal redress against their employer; and j) if yes, details 
of the legal action taken.
Copies of the maintenance history/records and/or (but not subject to) 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0164
works carried out for the A2 through Ballymartin to Annalong, Newcastle 
Partial disclosure.
24/04/2018
17/05/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Road, County Down for the last 6 Months to 12 Months.
Copies of the contract(s), including any renegotiated contracts, between 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0165
the Department and its contractors (Lagan Construction, AECOM 
some information 
30/05/2018
03/07/2018
public
Highmoor ASH, & Eglinton) in relation to the A2 dualling scheme. 
not held.
Member of the 
Copies of any information held regarding a wall built at Riverview House, 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0166
24/04/2018
22/05/2018
public
Ballyarton, Killaloo, in 1975.
held.
Details of any legislation, strategies, or other initiatives with planned 
Public 
DfI/2018-0167
introductions that have been delayed, or haven’t been introduced or 
Granted in full.
26/04/2018
27/04/2018
representative
implemented due to a lack of a functioning Assembly and Executive. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to carriageway defects identified and repairs by each 
Section Office in Southern Division, including: 1) the number identified, 
January 1 2018 to March 31, 2018; 2) the number actually repaired; 3)the 
number not repaired; 4) a copy of the DfI policy regarding unrepaired 
potholes;  5) the number of industrial operatives; 6) the numbers who can 
DFI/2018-0168
Media
work with tarmac; 7) the number of contractors working on pothole 
Granted in full.
27/04/2018
29/05/2018
repairs; 8) a copy of the DfI Roads O&M repair stats from October 1 2017 
to March 31 2018; 9) the number of R2 repairs logged from January 1 to 
March 31 2018; 10) the number of R2 repairs missed from January 1 to 
Martch 31 2018; and 11) a copy of the policy document relating to missed 
R2 pothole repairs. 
Copies of photographs, plan, and risk assessment associated with the 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
installation of a High Voltage electricity cable in lands, the location of a 
DFI/2018-0169
some information 
30/04/2018
16/05/2018
public
septic tank, south east of the A26 bypass, connecting the electricity 
not held.
transformer with a pole supplying No. 3 Liminary Road, Ballymena.
Details of the numbers of vehicles, on a daily basis, using the A2 between 
Public 
DFI/2018-0170
Rostrevor and Warrenpoint; as recorded by the most recent DfI traffic 
Withdrawn.
30/04/2018
25/05/2018
Line of business response
representative
counts.  
Information relating to the impact of bonfires in each of the last three 
calendar years, including: 1) details of the a) numbers and b) costs of 
repairs to roads, carriageways, footways and streetlights; 2) the number of 
associated threats made to DfI staff or contractors; 3) the number of 
times, under the Roads (Northern Ireland) Order 1993, the 
DFI/2018-0171
Media
Partial disclosure.
01/05/2018
18/06/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
Department/ALBs has intervened to remove material; 4) the total cost to 
the Department of the bonfire season (a breakdown, including additional 
staffing and clean-up costs); 5) the number of bonfires on DfI 
land/property; and 6) the number of associated personal injury claims a) 
made against the Department and b) those that have been settled.
Member of the 
Copies of all records and agreements held in relation to the drainage of 
DFI/2018-0172
Partial disclosure.
01/05/2018
31/05/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Ballykinlar Bog, Downpatrick.
Copies of all records held by DfI Roads in relation to a residential 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0173
development (on lands between Swilly Park and Rockview Lane, 
Partial disclosure.
02/05/2018
31/05/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Portstewart) planning application reference LA01/2016/0335/F.
Member of the 
Copies of all relevant information/policies used by the Department to 
DFI/2018-0174
Granted in full.
03/05/2018
24/05/2018
public
determine the placement of grit boxes.
Information relating to any additional costs for road maintenance and 
improvements resulting from Dalradian Ltd.'s gold exploration works and 
the proposed development of a mine/processing plant at Curraghinalt, 
Granted in full - 
Greencastle, Co. Tyrone, including: 1) a list of all schemes on the B46 
DFI/2018-0175
Campaign group
some information 
02/05/2018
30/05/2018
(Creggan to Gortin) since 2013; 2) the cost of each scheme, and details of  not held.
Dalradian contributions, if any; 3) confirmation of any impact on projected 
expenditure; and 4) the extent of any projected budgetary increase due to 
the Dalradian planning application LA10/2017/1249/F).
Details of the numbers of journeys made in the Ministerial car 1) from the  Granted in full - 
collapse of the Assembly to 31 December 2017 and 2) 1 January 2018 to 
DFI/2018-0177
Media
some information 
04/05/2018
05/06/2018
date, including distance travelled, destination, date, passengers and 
not held.
estimated costs of providing cars/journeys.
A breakdown of Departmental use of debt collection agencies, since 01 
January 2015, including: 1) the number of times used; 2) by month; 3) the  Information not 
DFI/2018-0178
Media
number of individuals from whom debts were collected; 4) the amount 
08/05/2018
15/05/2018
held.
retrieved; 5) the type of debt; 6) the name of each debt collection agency; 
and the amount paid by the Department to each.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
The number of claims for vehicular damage that have been refused, from 
Member of the 
April 2017 to April 2018, due to the road defect being caused by a third 
DFI/2018-0179
Partial disclosure.
08/05/2018
06/06/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
party contractor/utility in 1) the Newry, Mourne and Down section; 
2)Southern and 3) Eastern Divisions.
Information relating to maintenance and repair of the Cardaney Road, 
Newry, including: 1) a copy of the current policy, with intended frequency 
DFI/2018-0180
Business
of inspections, how they should be conducted, etc.; and 2) a copy of the 
Granted in full.
15/06/2018
16/07/2018
road repair heistory for the last 12 months, including dates of all 
inspections, how undertaken, defects identified, and how addressed.
Member of the 
A copy of the report and the CCTV survey carried out at Ashton Park, 
DFI/2018-0182
Partial disclosure.
16/04/2018
18/06/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Finaghy with regards to the ongoing flooding issues.
A copy of parking surveys, on which DfI based the decision to remove 
DFI/2018-0184
Business
specified doctor only parking provision/bays on Lower Crescent at a 
Granted in full.
08/05/2018
06/06/2018
surgery at Botanic Avenue, Belfast. 
Copies of documents relating to planning enforcement actions at 3 named  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0185
Media
addresses (2 on the Mobuoy Road, Londonderry and 1 on the Duncastle 
some information 
11/05/2018
13/06/2018
Road, Donemana).
not held.
Information on 1) reports of potholes, by month, 2015 to date; 2) 
complaints or reports of potholes from cyclists in the same period; 3) 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0186
Business
expenditure on cycling infrastructure 2015-2018; and 4) details of 
some information 
14/05/2018
07/06/2018
compensation claims received, and of those that were successful, from 
not held.
cyclists in 2017 and 2018 to date.  
Information relating to routine maintenance of grass verges sightlines in 
Northern Ireland, including 1) were they all cut at least once last year; 2) if 
not, the reason; 3) details of the number of complaints received from a) 
DFI/2018-0187
Media
Granted in full.
17/05/2018
15/06/2018
the public and b) Councils; 4) the amount of money saved by a reduction 
to one cut per year; and 5) the cost of cutting verges in a) 2015-2016 and 
b) 2016-2017.
Details of all compensation claims made to the Department relating to a 
DFI/2018-0188
Business
pothole near 77 Killycolpy Road, Ardboe, Dungannon, BT71 5HF that 
Granted in full.
15/05/2018
13/06/2018
appeared in the road around 1st January 2018. 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information & 
All information held and suitable for release regarding the Tildarg and 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
DFI/2018-0189
Business
Partial disclosure.
11/05/2018
11/06/2018
Straid Dams.
defence, national security or public 
safety.
Information relating to maintenance and repair of the Tully Road, 
Ballymena, including: 1) a copy of the current policy, with intended 
frequency of inspections, how they should be conducted, etc.; and 2) a 
DFI/2018-0190
Business
Granted in full.
28/06/2018
27/07/2018
copy of the road repair history for the last year, including dates of all 
inspections in the two months from 28 February 2018, how undertaken, 
defects identified, and how addressed.
Information relating to maintenance and repair Hill Town, Newry, 
including: 1) a copy of the current policy, with intended frequency of 
inspections, how they should be conducted, etc.; and 2) a copy of the road 
DFI/2018-0191
Business
Granted in full.
11/06/2018
27/06/2018
repair history for the last year, including dates of all inspections in the two 
months from 24 February 2018, how undertaken, defects identified, and 
how addressed. 
Information relating to maintenance and repair of the Tievemore Road, 
Trillick, Co. Tyrone, including: 1) a copy of the current policy, with intended  Granted in full - 
frequency of inspections, how they should be conducted, etc.; and 2) a 
DFI/2018-0192
Business
some information 
17/05/2018
14/06/2018
copy of the road repair history for the last year, including dates of all 
not held.
inspections in the two months from 18 February 2018, how undertaken, 
defects identified, and how addressed. 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0193
A list of approved traffic management companies held by the Department. Granted in full.
17/05/2018
25/05/2018
public

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A full list, as held on AccountNI, of Main Contractors, Consultants/Civil 
DFI/2018-0194
Media
Engineers, Sub-contractors and suppliers involved with new build and 
Granted in full.
17/05/2018
21/05/2018
roads maintenance works over the past 12 months. 
The number of recorded motor vehicle collisions on the B81 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0195
Solicitor
Derrygonnelly/Monea Road for the years 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 
17/05/2018
24/05/2018
held.
2017 and 2018. 
Details of the Department's energy 1) management system(s), including 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0196
contract details; 2) expenditure; 3) meters; and 4) management 
Partial disclosure.
14/05/2018
22/05/2018
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
strategy/plan for 2018.
Details of the DfI staff who signed, or were copied in to, correspondence 
DFI/2018-0197
Campaign group
Granted in full.
18/05/2018
14/06/2018
with DSO in relation to St, Mary's Road, Killyclogher.
Copies of 1) all correspondence, since January 2017, between DfI Roads 
and Lisburn & Castereagh City Council Planning Department (particularly 
Reg: 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0198
re: Planning Application LA05/2017/1209/F) on the junction of the 
Partial disclosure.
21/05/2018
12/06/2018
inquiries; & Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the 
public
Knockmore Road and Ballinderry Road, Lisburn; and 2) all records held 
person who provided the information.
regarding any proposed improvements at the same junction.
Copies of all documents/maps/reports on plans for the management of 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0200
Media
freight traffic on the Irish border, in the event of physical infrastructure and 
21/05/2018
20/06/2018
held.
inspections needing to be carried out, following Brexit. 
A copy of all information held by DfI Roads regarding planning application 
DFI/2018-0201
Solicitor
R/2013/0096/F and associated construction of a laneway on the 
Partial disclosure.
01/05/2018
29/05/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Ballymacarn Road, Ballynahinch.
Member of the 
A copy of any correspondence between DfI Roads and Phoenix Gas 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0202
21/05/2018
26/06/2018
public
confirming the adoption status of King's Chase, Gravel Hill Road, Lisburn. held.
Details of in relation to Equality Impact Screenings/Assessments for 
commercial bus operator permits, including: 1) the number carried out in 
Granted in full - 
the last year; 2) if none, how DfI ensures that scheduled stopping services 
DFI/2018-0203
Campaign group
some information 
22/05/2018
06/06/2018
are available to all members of the public; 3) a breakdown of the 
not held.
categories of permits issued; 4) the type of bus operated; and 5) how they 
are screened for wheelchair accessibility.
Details regarding the decision to remove the booking telephone number 
from MOT reminder correspondence issued by DVA, including: 1) those 
Member of the 
involved in making the decision; 2) the date the decision was taken; 3) 
DFI/2018-0204
Granted in full.
23/05/2018
31/05/2018
public
confirmation of any ratification of the decision by DfI; 4) the reasons for 
the decision; 5) any complaints received; and 6) staffing implications due 
to reduced telephone communications.
Copies of all documents held by the Department relating to the issue of 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0205
Media
23/05/2018
20/06/2018
introducing direct rule to Northern Ireland over the past 12 months.
held.
Copies of all DVA policy and procedure guidance/materials regarding 
circumstances where: 1) an individual should inform DVA of having had 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0206
Solicitor
any brain surgery, to assess their fitness to continue holding a driving 
some information 
01/06/2018
13/06/2018
licence; and 2) that a doctor should advise a patient, post surgery, to seek  not held.
an assessment of their fitness to drive.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to vehicles PSV'd as private hire taxis in DVA Boucher 
Road Test Centre, over the last 5 years, including:  1) the number of how 
many ‘Volkswagen Passat CC’ cars, with NO modifications to seating, 
PSV'd as 4 passenger private hire taxis; 2) the number of ‘Volkswagen 
Passat CC’ cars with NO modifications to seating, PSV’d as 3 passenger 
Member of the 
private hire taxis; 3) the reasons for any discrepancies in the numbers of 
DFI/2018-0207
Withdrawn.
24/05/2018
06/06/2018
public
‘Volkswagen Passat CC’ cars with NO modifications to seating, being 
PSV’d to seat either 4 or 3 passengers; and 4) details of the procedures in 
place, in the Balmoral Test Centre, to protect PSV drivers, bringing 
vehicles to be tested and certified as road worthy under the DVLA 
regulations, from discrimination due to their, religion, race, gender or 
sexuality.
A comparison of the number of Penalty Charge Notices issued for parking 
Public 
DFI/2018-0208
offences in Rathfriland Street, Banbridge with those issued in other streets  Granted in full.
29/05/2018
14/06/2018
representative
in the town.
Copies of all correspondence held by the Department in relation to 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0209
flooding of lands at Sheeptown Road, Newry, adjacent to St. Colman's 
Partial disclosure.
22/05/2018
19/06/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Primary School.
Information relating to maintenance and repair of the Ballyhill Road, near 
the junction with the Greenhill Road, Belfast, including: 1) a copy of the 
current policy, with intended frequency of inspections, how they should be 
DFI/2018-0210
Business
Withdrawn.
29/05/2018
26/06/2018
conducted, etc.; and 2) a copy of the road repair history for the last year, 
including dates of all inspections in the two months from 27 December 
2017, how undertaken, defects identified, and how addressed.
Information regarding Penalty Charge Notice challenges and 
representations, including: 1) copies of any guidance or other 
documentation provided to staff about the processes and legislation or 
s35: formulation of government 
DFI/2018-0211
Campaign group
Partial disclosure.
30/05/2018
29/06/2018
legal definitions; 2) the number of challenges received; 3) the number of 
policy.
successful challenges; and 4) any reports or audits of the PCN challenge 
system in the last 3 financial years. 
Information relating to the Residents' parking scheme at Rugby 
Road/College Park Avenue, Belfast, including: 1) the number of permits 
issued a) as of today, and b) by 25 April 2018; 2) the total number of 
persons who have requested/applied for more than one permit, as their 
DFI/2018-0212
Solicitor
Granted in full.
30/05/2018
26/06/2018
residence is a qualifying premises under the legislation; and 3) a copy of 
any policy, other than The On-Street Parking (Residents' Parking Zone - 
Rugby Road/College Park Avenue Area, Belfast) Order (NI (2017), by 
which applications for parking permits are determined.
Copies of any information held in relation to works undertaken by 
Public 
DFI/2018-0213
Fermanagh County Council at the Kesh pedestrian bridge and adjacent 
Granted in full.
30/05/2018
13/06/2018
representative
retaining wall in the 1960s and 1970s.
A copy of any report held by the Department regarding a fuel spillage, 
including whether DfI Roads were involved in clearing any substance from 
DFI/2018-0214
Business
Granted in full.
23/05/2018
19/07/2018
the carriageway at the location, and vehicular accident on 15 July 2017, at 
the Mountjoy Road, Dungannon.
Copies of all communications - including emails and hard copy information 
- sent by any SPAD or other personnel from the Department of 
DFI/2018-0215
Media
Infrastructure - either personally to Gareth Robinson, or to either of his 
Granted in full.
04/06/2018
02/07/2018
companies Verbatim Communications, or NIKSD Ltd, in the period 2007-
2018. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the flying of flags on lampposts in Northern Ireland, 
including: 1) whether DfI is the Highways Authority referred to in the plain 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0216
English guide on flying flags; 2) whether there has been a request to place  Granted in full.
04/06/2018
21/06/2018
public
a flag on lamppost no. 62 on the Ballysillan Road, Belfast; and 3) whether 
permission has been granted. 
Copies of all records held that demonstrate the nature, extent and 
DFI/2018-0217
Solicitor
purpose of the major resurfacing/roadworks carried out adjacent to a 
Granted in full.
01/06/2018
26/06/2018
named property on the Old Park Road, Belfast in 2017.
A copy of the notification from Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0218
Business
Council, declaring its interest in acquiring lands at Lakeview Road, 
Fully withheld.
27/04/2018
12/06/2018
commercial or industrial information.
Craigavon.  
Details of all DfI Roads roadworks carried out in the last 5 years on the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0219
Draperstown Road, in close proximity to the Nutgrove Road, Desertmartin,  Granted in full.
01/07/2018
09/07/2018
public
and the date of the last traffic count at that location.
Information relating to pavement hazards in Northern Ireland, for the 12 
months to the end of April 2018, including 1) the total number of individual 
DFI/2018-0220
Business
claims received for pedestrian damage/injury; 2) the percentage of thse 
Granted in full.
07/06/2018
05/07/2018
claims that were successful; and 3) the total value of compensation paid 
out for such claims.  
A copy of the information held by the Department in relation to the Kesh 
Public 
DFI/2018-0221
Pedestrian Bridge pre-construction site inspection by R.G. Parkins and 
Partial disclosure.
07/06/2018
20/06/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
representative
Partners Ltd.  
Information relating to ecars, including: 1) whether The Parking Places on 
Roads (Electric Vehicles) (Amendment No. 3) Order (Northern Ireland) 
2014 is the basis for determining when an electric vehicle exceeds the 
waiting time allowed in an ecar space; 2) and is intended to allow for 
Public 
DFI/2018-0222
electric vehicles park for the purpose of recharging; 3) details of the 
Granted in full.
11/06/2018
09/07/2018
representative
assessments by which the Department came to set a minimum period of 1 
hour for recharging purposes; and 4) the discretion that a Traffic Attendant 
would have before issuing a Penalty Charge Notice where a recharging 
time exceeds the period allowed.
A breakdown of figures regarding the enquiries that have been made 
Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0223
directly to DfI Roads, Lisburn & Castlereagh offices, by local councillors, 
some information 
11/06/2018
09/07/2018
representative
MLA’s and MPs during the last financial year 2017-2018. 
not held.
A breakdown of roads and footpath repairs carried out by the Department 
of Infrastructure where damage was caused by a third party between 2012 
and 2017, the breakdown to include in each case: 1) road name & 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0224
Media
26/06/2018
29/06/2018
postcode; 2) the date when it was decided to carry out repairs; 3) date 
held.
repairs were completed; 4) a description of the works; and 5) the third 
party responible for the damage.
Details of the numbers disqualified from driving in Northern Ireland after 
DFI/2018-0225
Media
being convicted of a road traffic offence in each of the last five years from  Granted in full.
12/06/2018
29/06/2018
2013 to date, including the reason, broken down by month and region.
Information regarding individuals holding valid driving licences in Northern  Granted in full - 
Ireland, broken down by area and gender, including: 1) the total number; 
DFI/2018-0226
Media
some information 
12/06/2018
19/06/2018
2) the number aged over 70; 3) the number aged 80-89; and 4) the 
not held.
number aged 90 and over.
Member of the 
Details of the Department's processing of personal data and compliance 
DFI/2018-0227
Granted in full.
11/06/2018
10/07/2018
public
with GDPR requirements in relation to Driving Licences.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the recommendations put forward in the 
"Waringstown Report", including: 1) the note from the then Chief 
Member of the 
Executive of Planning Service to staff, highlighting their responsibilities 
DFI/2018-0228
Granted in full.
13/06/2018
10/07/2018
public
regarding planning applications; 2) details of training, if any, that was 
delivered to Planning Officers; and 3) copies of any follow-up 
reviews/reports regarding compliance in the Craigavon Divisional Office.
Information relating to a claim for vehicular damage on the Darkley Road, 
Keady, in January 2018, including: 1) the DfI criteria for an actionable 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0229
defect; 2) the number of reports received relating to the road; 3) the 
Withdrawn.
08/06/2018
public
number of claims received; and 4) dates and findings of highway 
inspections.
Public 
Copies of all documents held by DfI Rivers relating to 
DFI/2018-0230
Partial disclosure.
13/06/2018
11/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
representative
SCH6/OMA/183319776.
Information relating to tar spraying/road repairs carried out at Mill Road, 
Ballygowan in May/June 2018, including: 1) Specification or Tender 
documents; 2) Specification of works carried out; 3)  the contractor 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0231
contracted to carry out the works; 4) Inspection/Quality Control/Quantity 
Partial disclosure.
14/06/2018
11/07/2018
public
commercial or industrial information.
Surveys for the completion of the works; 5) Records of payments/Invoices 
made for the completion of the works; and 6) Guarantees or bond 
payments in relation to the works.
Information relating to the issue and processing of 2 Penalty Charge 
Notices for driving in a bus lane at the junction of Donegall Square/May 
Street/Adelaide Street, including: 1) the time taken; 2) the cost to the 
Department; 3) whether DfI staff observed utility road works at the 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0232
location; 3) details of the evidence used; 5) the reason for sending an 
some information 
15/06/2018
16/07/2018
public
alternate route suggestion that was closed due to roadworks; 6) if the 
not held.
person issuing the alternate route had ensured it was accurate; 7) or had 
viewed the roadworks; and 8) confirmation of any footage of the vehicle in 
the bus lane.
Member of the 
Details of any complaints made to the Department regarding street light 
DFI/2018-0233
Fully withheld.
13/06/2018
04/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
15 on Birch Drive, Bangor.
Details of the costs of works 1) at the junction of the Drumlish Road and 
Public 
DFI/2018-0234
Tedd Road, Lack, Co. Fermanagh, in recent years; and 2) the recent work  Granted in full.
05/04/2018
22/06/2018
representative
at the Tedd Crossroad and adjacent car park.  
Member of the 
Copies of any recent correspondence relating to an application to 
DFI/2018-0235
Partial disclosure.
15/06/2018
21/06/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
discharge to lands adjacent to an address at Edentrillick Hill, Hillsborough.
An up to date list of subcontractors, suppliers and consultants (Project 
directory) with their company telephone numbers involved in the 
Professional Service Contract with an external Consultant to assist in the 
Member of the 
delivery of Roads and Rivers programmes by providing as required Civil 
DFI/2018-0236
Lapsed.
13/06/2018
public
Engineering Consultancy Services. The Department is committed to 
partnering and will seek to encourage such an approach and relationship 
with the successful Consultant.  Various Locations, Belfast, Co Antrim, 
BT2

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to proposed widening of the A2 Buncrana Road, 
including: 1) the stage under which the new scheme is being assessed 
(State 2 or Stage 3); 2) the date a roundabout adjacent to the junction of 
Springtown Road/Buncrana Road was first proposed; 3) a chronology of 
the scheme design development; 4) copies of any Traffic Survey and Data 
Report, used to develop traffic model, with traffic accident and NMU data, 
and dates and time periods of surveys; 5) the Traffic Forecasting Report, 
DFI/2018-0237
Solicitor
Granted in full.
18/06/2018
18/07/2018
with traffic flow and forecast flow details, and how developed (have all 
business accesses onto the A2 been surveyed and taken account of in the 
model); 6) the Model Validation Report; 7) the latest Scheme Assessment 
Report; 8) the Economic Assessment Report; 9) details of consultations 
with existing landowners, prior to public exhibition; 10) details of 
consultations with Translink, Sustrans and Imtac; and 11) the 
Environmental Statement. 
Copies of all DfI Roads documents, records, plans, maps, internal file 
Member of the 
notes, records of meetings, telephone calls, emails and decisions made 
DFI/2018-0238
Partial disclosure.
18/06/2018
09/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
relevant to planning application B/2008/0459/, beside Bolea Park, 
Limavady
A copy of the carriageway inspection and maintenance records for the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0239
Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt, used when processing a claim for vehicular  Granted in full.
13/06/2018
06/07/2018
public
damage on 25 January 2018.
Copies of information held by DfI Claims regarding an injury claim arising 
Member of the 
from works at Dixon Road, Bangor, including: 1) the letter sent to the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0240
Partial disclosure.
28/05/2018
22/06/2018
public
Contractor; 2) the response; 3) a copy of any subsequent expedited letter; 
commercial or industrial information.
and 4) the Contractor's response.
Information relating to the decision to reduce the number of grass cuts per 
year on the Northern Ireland road network, including: 1) when the change 
was made, and by whom; 2) details of any assessments conducted prior 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0241
to the change; 3) details of any public consultation; 4) the proposed 
Granted in full.
20/06/2018
18/07/2018
public
duration of the current policy, and any review dates; 5) the total cost 
savings to the Department; and 6) details of any alternative duties carried 
out by staff withdrawn from grass cutting. 
Copies of the further environmental information, in the addendum of the 
DFI/2018-0242
Campaign group
environmental statement, accompanying the planning application for 
Granted in full.
18/06/2018
02/07/2018
Casement Park (LA04/2017/0474/F). 
Copies of all paperwork held with regards to a claim for vehicle damage 
Public 
DFI/2018-0243
compensation arising from an incident on the Comber Road Killyleagh, on  Withdrawn.
19/06/2018
10/07/2018
representative
30 December 2017.
Copies of all records of processes - including consultations - and 
decisions taken to require electric bikes to be registered and insured in 
Member of the 
Northern Ireland and to prohibit the cycling of electric bikes on cycle paths 
DFI/2018-0244
Granted in full.
20/06/2018
06/07/2018
public
in Northern Ireland contrary to regulations in the rest of the UK [The 
Electrically Assisted Pedal Cycles (Amendment) Regulations 2015] and 
the EU directive 2002/24/EC.
Copies of all records demonstrating the nature, extent and purpose of the 
DFI/2018-0245
Solicitor
major resurfacing/roadwork scheme on the Old Park Road, Belfast, in 
Withdrawn.
01/06/2018
26/06/2018
2017.  
A list of all unoccupied, vacant or disused land or property currently owned 
DFI/2018-0246
Campaign group
by DfI along with its size, current status, current occupier/tenant if any, 
Granted in full.
22/06/2018
23/07/2018
and current use by occupier/tenant if any.
Details of any written policy or procedure regarding placement of a salt 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0247
box/grit bin on an incline, once the decision has been taken that a salt 
25/06/2018
16/07/2018
public
held.
box/grit bin is needed.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the footpath and carriageway obstructions at Six 
Road Ends (near Bangor) and the associated safety hazards, including: 1) 
Member of the 
the date that the Department was first notified of the obstructions; 2) the 
DFI/2018-0248
Withdrawn.
26/06/2018
10/07/2018
public
date of the first site visit, following notification; 3) the action taken to 
address the obstructions/hazards; and 4) the target date for having the 
obstructions completely removed.
Copies of informaiton relating to lands at Lakeview Road, Craigavon, 
including: 1) a copy of the completed and submitted Form D1, and related 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0249
Business
Partial disclosure.
19/06/2018
20/07/2018
map; and 2) copies of any documents relating to the Council’s notification 
commercial or industrial information.
to Central Advisory Unit of its potential interest in the lands.
The make and model number of the LED street lights that have been 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0250
installed at the following locations: 1) Deramore Avenue, Belfast; 2) 
Granted in full.
27/06/2018
28/06/2018
public
Ormeau Embankment, Belfast; and 3) Ravenhill Road, Belfast.
Information relating to claims for vehicular damage (wheels) as a result of  Granted in full - 
the road surface, 2016-2018 to date, including: 1) the number of claims 
DFI/2018-0251
Campaign group
some information 
27/06/2018
23/07/2018
received; 2) the number of successful claims; and 3) the total and average  not held.
amounts of compensation paid out.
Copies of all internal notes, emails, or other correspondence, relating to 
Planning ref. LA10/2017/1249/F (Dalradian Gold Ltd., for underground 
DFI/2018-0252
Business
Partial disclosure.
28/06/2018
26/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
gold mine and associated buildings, infrastructure and mine workings), 
between 04 May and 28 June 2018.
Information relating to the roadworks being carried out in Dundonald to 
accommodate the Belfast Rapid Transit scheme, including: 1) the length 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0253
of time they have been in place; 2) the cost to date; 3) the expected 
Granted in full.
28/06/2018
18/07/2018
public
completion date; and 4) the number of complaints received by the 
Department to date.
Information regarding the development of new dedicated cycling routes in 
the Belfast City Council area, including: the name, length (in km), type and 
total cost of each new individual dedicated cycling route scheme delivered  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0254
Campaign group
in (and broken down by) the five financial years from 2013-14 to 2017-18  some information 
29/06/2018
27/07/2018
(inclusive), and the same for any programmed works in 2018-19; and 
not held.
confirmation whether before and after cycling usage data was captured on 
these schemes from 2013-14 to 2017-18. 
Copies of all email correspondence held by the Department for 
Infrastructure and the former Department for Regional Development on 
DFI/2018-0255
Campaign group
the development of the Gasworks Bridge scheme in Belfast, in the last 
Partial disclosure.
30/07/2018
31/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
three financial years 2015-16 to 2017-18, from DfI Transport Projects 
Division and DfI Private Office.
Information relating to a pavement defect on Upper Queen Street, Belfast, 
including: 1) when reported; 2) how; 3) categories of defects; 4) 
timescales for repairs; 5) the procedure and processes for raising and 
Member of the 
actioning defects; 6) the identity of those respondible for repairs; 7) details 
DFI/2018-0256
Granted in full.
02/07/2018
31/07/2018
public
of the private contractor, if any; 8) details of any other pavement defects 
identified and repaired on Upper Queen Street, in the last two years; and 
9) any additional or special provisions associated with raised tree root 
damage. 
Information relating to contested works carried out by DfI Rivers 
DFI/2018-0257
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
09/07/2018
07/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
contractor on the Dennet (Craig) River, between Claudy and Donemana.
A breakdown of the duration of disqualifications, for the 21,660 individuals 
DFI/2018-0258
Media
in Northern Ireland disqualified from driving since 2013 (follow up query to  Granted in full.
02/07/2018
24/07/2018
DFI/2018-0225). 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the A25 Dualling Scheme (B64 Glarryford to A44 
Drones Road Junction), including: 1) the capital budget and timeline; 2) 
Member of the 
the actual final project cost; 3) the amounts budgeted for compensation 
DFI/2018-0259
Granted in full.
03/07/2018
31/07/2018
public
payments; 4) the total number of those affected by the scheme; 5) the 
total number of claims received; and 6) the total number of those claims 
settled in full, as of today.
A breakdown of the costs to DVA of impounding and selling two tractor 
units (1. no Scania and 1 no. Renault) and trailers, sold by the Department 
DFI/2018-0260
Business
at a public suction in  March 2018, including: 1) the cost of recovery; 2) the Granted in full.
03/07/2018
30/07/2018
cost of DVA investigation; and 4) details of any other cost - to identify the 
amount of money retained by DVA. 
Information relating to the public realm scheme in Magherafelt, and the 
removal of a flagpole on the roundabout in the Diamond, including 1) 
dates of all meetings to discuss the removal of the flagpole and/or the 
Member of the 
roundbout itself; 2) the names of all those who attended such meetings; 3) 
DFI/2018-0261
Partial disclosure.
03/07/2018
30/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
copies of any minutes or notes of such meetings; and 4) copies of all 
correspondence between the two most recent DRD/DfI Ministers (or any 
representative on their behalf) and MId-Ulster Council and its employees 
about the scheme.
Information regarding the equipment used by the Department to measure 
Member of the 
and collect vehicle data on public roads, including: 1) the type of 
DFI/2018-0262
Granted in full.
03/07/2018
26/07/2018
public
equipment used; 2) whether fixed or portable; and 3) numbers of each, by 
make and model number.
Information on claims associated with vesting on the A26 Dualling 
Scheme (B64 Glarryford to A44 Drones Road Junction), including: 1) 
Member of the 
details of the amounts paid to those with land vested under 90% LPS 
DFI/2018-0263
Partial disclosure.
04/07/2018
31/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
valuations; 2) details of the claims agreed and paid in full; 3) the number 
of claims still outstanding; and 4) the details of the value of claims and the 
basis for calculations of settled claims.
Member of the 
The total number of vehicles removed from the urban clearway, since 
DFI/2018-0264
Granted in full.
01/07/2018
19/07/2018
public
introduction, on the Lower Ormeau Road at University Street.
Details of the total amount spent by DfI, etc., on third party public 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0265
Media
relations/communications provision during 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 to 
some information 
05/07/2018
08/08/2018
date. 
not held.
Member of the 
A copy of the Equality Impact Assessment for the proposed Experimental  Information not 
DFI/2018-0266
05/07/2018
10/08/2018
public
Traffic Control Scheme (Taxis in Bus Lanes) 2018.
held.
Copies of all correspondence that involves or relates to the Minister or 
Executive in any capacity, relating to 8 listed planning applications, 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0267
Business
including: 1) LA2/2016/0006/F; 2) LA04/2016/0421/F; 3) 
some information 
06/07/2018
06/08/2018
LA09/2016/0232/F; 4) LA04/2017/0878/F; 5) LA08/2016/1328/F; 6) 
not held.
A04/2017/0474/F; 7) LA04/2017/1388/F; and 8) LA03/2017/0310/F.
Information held by DfI Rivers relating to the NI Hospice site on the 
Somerton Road, Belfast, including: 1) water levels; 2) water samples 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0268
taken; 3) any discussions regarding water on the site; and 4) whether DfI  Partial disclosure.
09/07/2018
08/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Rivers staff visited the site and, if so copies of any reports and details of 
actions taken.
A breakdown of Freedom of Information requests received by DfI from 01 
October 2017 to 31 March 2018, including: 1) date of request; 2) date of 
DFI/2018-0269
Media
Granted in full.
09/07/2018
23/07/2018
response; 3) title of request; 4) outcome; and 5) "other" (i.e., internal 
review). 
Public 
Details of the number of category B and wheelchair accessible taxis in 
DFI/2018-0270
Granted in full.
09/07/2018
24/07/2018
representative
Northern Ireland 2010-2011 to 2016-2017.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the use of the DfI Minister's official car, including 1) 
Public 
details of any continuing use by Public representatives, including costs; 
DFI/2018-0271
Granted in full.
09/07/2018
24/07/2018
representative
and 2) the detail of the overall cost to the taxpayer of the car since March 
2016.
Information regarding Commercial Bus Service Operator Permit holders, 
including: 1) the number of those holding Regular Stopping Service 
Permits using 16-21 seat buses; 2) a breakdown of the capacity of these 
buses; 3) the criteria used by DfI to ensure operators comply with their 
DFI/2018-0272
Campaign group
obligations and provide an accessible service for all; 4) the number of 
Granted in full.
10/07/2018
07/08/2018
permits awarded to operator without any wheelchair accessible buses; 
and 5) the number of permits issued to operators who cannot accomodate 
passengers and comply with DDA, and the imapct on DfI's s75 
obligations. 
Information relating to the legal position of ebikes/electrically assisted 
Member of the 
pedal cycles (EAPCs), including: 1) evidence of a law requiring them to be 
DFI/2018-0273
Granted in full.
10/07/2018
07/08/2018
public
registered and insured; and 2) a record of the outcomes of the 2016 DOE 
consultation on EAPCs, including conclusions and decisions taken.
Information relating to actions taken with regard to bonfire clean-up 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
activities for each of the following three years 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 
defence, national security or public 
2017-2018 to date, including 1) the amount spent on contractors to deal 
safety; Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0274
Media
Partial disclosure.
07/08/2018
04/09/2018
with materials; 2) the contractors used; 3) copies of all records about the 
commercial or industrial information; & 
use or possible use of contractors; and 4) all records mentioning bonfires 
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
and/or the Department's preparations to deal with same. 
who provided the information.
Member of the 
The total cost of road and street repairs, broken down by area, following 
DFI/2018-0275
Granted in full.
13/07/2018
13/08/2018
public
11th night bonfires.
A copy of a survey conducted on the carriageway of the A2 Shore Road, 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0276
Campaign group
10/07/2018
09/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Rostrevor.
held.
All information held by the Department regarding recent geological 
DFI/2018-0277
Campaign group
surveying in and around Slieve Gallion and the greater Sperrin Mountains,  Granted in full.
18/07/2018
16/08/2018
with a view to possible mineral extraction.
Information on the the mobile telephone contract for the Driver and 
Vehicle Agency, including: 1) providers; 2) average annual expenditure; 3)  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0278
number of connections; 4) duration of contract; 5) contract start date; 6) 
some information 
16/07/2018
14/08/2018
public
contract expiry date; 7) contract review date; and 8) the person 
not held.
responsible for the contract.
Information relating to lands at Lakeview Road, Craigavon, including: 1) 
details of the Department's continual review of the lands, from vesting to 
Granted in full - 
the date they were deemed surplus; and 2) details of offers back to 
DFI/2018-0279
Solicitor
some information 
17/07/2018
14/08/2018
successors in title of New Town Lands in NI, when lands were declared 
not held.
surplus more than 25 years after vesting and the Land Clauses 
Consolidation Act did not apply.
Details of the Department's expenditure in relation to the legal action 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0280
Media
taken regarding the bonfire at Bloomfield Walkway, East Belfast, 
17/07/2018
23/08/2018
held.
including: 1) the overall cost; and 2) a breakdown of these costs.
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Details of the Department's expenditure in relation to removing Bonfire 
commercial or industrial information; & 
DFI/2018-0281
Media
materials at Bloomfield Walkway and Cluan Place, Belfast, including: 1) 
Fully withheld.
17/07/2018
20/08/2018
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
the overall cost; and 2) a breakdown of these costs.
who provided the information.
Information relating to a claim for vehicular damage on the B38 
Hannahstown Road on 19 January 2018, including: 1) details of 
Member of the 
inspections in the 2 previous years; 2) the defects identified; 3) the way 
DFI/2018-0282
Partial disclosure.
16/07/2018
23/07/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
the inspections are carried out; 4) the intended frequency; 5) criteria for 
repairing a pothole; 6) the time period for repair; and 7) details of all 
complaints received.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the A6 dualling schemebeing constructed between 
Randalstown and Castledawson, including: 1) the amount, in miles, of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0283
separated cycleways built as part of the scheme; 2) a list of all pedestrian  Granted in full.
17/07/2018
20/07/2018
public
and cyclist only bridges and underpasses; and 3) a map of all cycling 
infrastructure included in the scheme.
Information relating to vehicular damage on the Ballyutoag Road, Belfast, 
on 30 June 2018, including: 1) a copy of the current road maintenance 
DFI/2018-0284
Business
policy; and 2) dates and details of all safety inspections between 30 April 
Withdrawn.
17/07/2018
23/07/2018
and 30 June 2018 (how carried out, defects identified, how handled and 
time between identification and repair).
Information relating to a flooding incident at a property on the Causeway 
Road, Bushmills, Co. Antrim on 8 November 2016, including: 1) whether 
DfI Rivers attended the incident; 2) the associated staff names and dates; 
DFI/2018-0285
Solicitor
3) copies of any documents, reports, incident logs, etc., about the incident;  Partial disclosure.
17/07/2018
15/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
4) confirmation of any conclusions regarding the cause of the flooding; 5) 
confirmation of the staff understanding of the cause(s) of the incident; and 
6) details of what was seen said and done by those attending the site.
Information relating to an "Eleventh Night" bonfire site, adjacent to a petrol 
station on the Finvoy Road, Ballymoney, apparently owned by DfI, 
including: 1) the person accountable for the layby and the site of the 
Member of the 
bonfire; 2) the cost of clean-up/clearance at the site for the last 5 years; 3) 
DFI/2018-0286
Granted in full.
17/07/2018
20/08/2018
public
details of the costs billed to DfI by NIFRS, if any; 4) details of any 
proposals to have the bonfire at a different location; and 5) who is 
responsible for engaging with stakeholders at a local level, and how often 
they have attended meetings in the last year. 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
The costs of: 1) defending the High Court action against Belfast City 
commercial or industrial information; & 
DFI/2018-0287
Media
Council regarding the Bloomfield Walkway bonfire; and 2) removal of 
Fully withheld.
17/07/2018
20/08/2018
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
material from the Bloomfield Walkway and Cluan Place bonfire sites.
who provided the information.
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Details of the total cost of the recent exercise to dismantle and remove 3 
Member of the 
commercial or industrial information; & 
DFI/2018-0288
bonfires in East Belfast, and of any split between DfI and Belfast City 
Fully withheld.
17/07/2018
20/08/2018
public
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
Council.
who provided the information.
A breakdown of the cost to the Department for the removal of material 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
from the Bloomfield Walkway and Cluan Place bonfire sites in East 
defence, national security or public 
Belfast, broken down by site, amounts for contractors, all ancilliary costs, 
safety; Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0289
Media
Fully withheld.
17/07/2018
20/08/2018
and the percentage of the costs paid by DfI and Belfast City Council; 
commercial or industrial information; & 
together with details of the geographical base for the contractors and the 
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
number(s) of staff involved. 
who provided the information.
Details of repair and clean up costs following bonfires over the Twelfth of  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0290
Media
July period, for each year from 2016 to date, including, if possible, a 
some information 
18/07/2018
13/08/2018
breakdown by location and cost type.
not held.
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Details of the cost for the Department of Infrastructure to remove bonfire 
commercial or industrial information; & 
DFI/2018-0291
Media
material in the Bloomfield Walkway and Cluan place areas of east Belfast  Fully withheld.
18/07/2018
21/08/2018
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
in July.  
who provided the information.
Information regarding any safety improvements that have been made to 
the A1 Dual Carriageway, in particular, between Banbridge and 
DFI/2018-0292
Solicitor
Granted in full.
19/07/2018
23/07/2018
Hillsborough, or indeed any that have been suggested but not yet 
implemented.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information, by contravention, relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued 
for parking contraventions in the Bishop Street Car Park, Derry, car park 
over the last 3 years, including: 1) the number; 2) the revenue rasied; 3) 
Member of the 
the number issued for a specific bay; 4) the revenue from thie bay; 5) the 
DFI/2018-0293
Lapsed.
19/07/2018
public
costs of marking out the bay, to ensure no-one parks there; 6) the total 
number of NI challenges submitted to the Traffic Penalty Tribunal; 7) the 
number of PCNs cancelled as a result; and 8) the cost, per case, of the 
Tribunal, including fees.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
Copies of all correspondence held by the Department relating to media 
completion, unfinished documents and 
DFI/2018-0294
Media
queries regarding the removal of bonfire material from two sites in East 
Partial disclosure.
19/07/2018
08/08/2018
incomplete data; Reg. 12(5)(a): 
Belfast.  
international relations, defence, national 
security or public safety.
Copies of recorded information held relating to the roadworks scheduled 
to begin on 23 July on the Gilnahirk Road, Belfast, including: 1) all records 
held regarding the need to carry out the work at this time, when work is 
also ongoing on Barnett's Road; 2) details of the work carried out 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0295
regarding a) the impact on residents, and b) the impact of having 
Granted in full.
23/07/2018
22/08/2018
public
concurrent roadworks on both Gilnahirk Road and Barnett's Road; 3) 
details of any consideration of weekend only closures, and if none, why 
not; and 4) the procedure for issuing letters to affected residents, is it only 
on the roads theselves or those affected?
Information relating to defective buses identified as a result of DVA spot 
checks on school buses since 2013, including: 1) the nature of the defects 
s30: investigations and proceedings 
DFI/2018-0296
Media
for each of the 130 "offending vehicles", specifying the owner in each 
Partial disclosure.
24/07/2018
22/08/2018
conducted by public authorities & s40: 
case; 2) details of the problems for each vehicle deemed unfit for service, 
personal information.
and the owners; and 3) the details of the private owners in both cases. 
Information regarding Blue Badge applications for each calendar year 
from 2008 to date, including: 1) the number received; 2) the numbers 
DFI/2018-0297
Media
Granted in full.
24/07/2018
15/08/2018
successful and rejected; 3) where any are classified as neither, the 
reason; and 4) the top three reasons for rejecting applications.
Details of clamping operations in Northern Ireland, 2016 to date, including: 
1) the number of times clamps were used (by month); 2) the reason(s) 
DFI/2018-0298
Media
Granted in full.
24/07/2018
17/08/2018
and frequency; 3) the locations where clamps were most frequently used; 
and 4) the amount paid by motorists to have clamps removed. 
Copies of the instructions to the contractor, and any other associated 
records, with regard to the most recent marking out of parking spaces in 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0299
the car park at Lower Main Street/corner of Station Road, Maghera, Co. 
23/07/2018
02/08/2018
public
held.
Derry, together with the criteria used for restricting parking on a 
carriageway marked with Double Yellow Lines. 
Details of correspondence received by the Department in languages other 
than English since 1 January 2016, including: 1) the number of times DfI 
received non-English correspondence; 2) the number of times DfI 
DFI/2018-0300
Media
received Irish language correspondence; 3) the number of times DfI 
Granted in full.
25/07/2018
21/08/2018
received Ulster Scots correspondence; 4) the cost of associated 
translation services; and 5) details of whether payments were in-house or 
to third party organisations.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the introduction of the Belfast Rapid Transit (Glider) 
routes, including: 1) a copy of the consultation; 2) the number of 
responses received; 3) the number of objections registered (broken down  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0301
by route); 4) the date advertised and media used for the consultation 
some information 
25/07/2018
21/08/2018
public
process; 5) how much has been achieved to date, with the introduction of  not held.
bus lane cameras in Belfast City Centre; and 6) the location/planned 
location of all fixed bus lane cameras in Belfast.
Information relating to bus lane enforcement on the BRT route in West 
Belfast, including: 1) confirmation of whether NSL staff, using mopeds, are 
DFI/2018-0302
Campaign group
Granted in full.
25/07/2018
06/08/2018
allowed park them in the bus lanes when enforcing the legislation; and 2) 
the legislation in place supporting the enforcement.
Information relating to bus lane PCNs issued in Northern Ireland, 2016 to  Granted in full - 
date, including: 1) the total number issued; 2) the total income from of the 
DFI/2018-0303
Business
some information 
25/07/2018
06/08/2018
PCNs; 3) the details of the top three PCN locations; and 4) the total a) 
not held.
number of PCNs; and b) income received for the 3 locations. 
Copies of memos and other 2010 correspondence with DSO regarding 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0304
Business
Partial disclosure.
25/07/2018
14/08/2018
lands at Lakeview Road, Craigavon. 
inquiries.
Information relating to Dalradian Ltd.'s application for proposed gold mine 
facilities at Curraghinalt, (LA10/2017/1249/F), including: 1) all records 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0305
Campaign group
associated with the decision to not require a Discharge Consent 
10/07/2018
30/07/2018
held.
Application; 2) details of the granting of approval for geotechnical drilling; 
and 3) the decision to allow processing of toxic sludge.
Information relating to a claim for vehicle damage sustained on the 
Mullurg Road Armagh, on 14 March 2018, including: the number & dates, 
January 2018 to June 2018, of 1) all complaints of potholes at the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0306
location; 2) any repair work carried out; 3) all inspections; 4) the number of  Granted in full.
11/07/2018
10/08/2018
public
claims received; 5) the number of these that were successful; and 6) a 
copy of the document identifying the Department's legal road maintenance 
obligations and a copy of the guidelines.
Copies of the Article 32 Agreement & Bond, and any associated 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0307
Solicitor
correspondence with the Developer, with regard to Drumnaforbe Close, 
some information 
06/07/2018
06/08/2018
Drumquin.
not held.
Information regarding Penalty Charge Notices issued in Northern Ireland, 
between 17 July 2017 and 17 July 2018, including:  1) the number issued, 
by Council area and offence; 2) the number of challenges, by Council 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0308
area, the number successful (and reasons); 3) the numbers of PCNs 
some information 
27/07/2018
28/08/2018
public
issued, appealed and overturned (and reasons) for Mary Street, Newry; 
not held.
and 4) the revenue raised through PCNs in Northern Ireland 2017-2018 
and details of how it was reallocated.
Copies of all information used in the screening exercise and evidence 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0309
used by the Department in relation to the proposed reduction of the 
Partial disclosure.
26/07/2018
28/08/2018
completion, unfinished documents and 
public
service hours and increased fees of the DATS service.
incomplete data.
Details of the maximum allowable height of a dropped kerb at the end of a 
DFI/2018-0310
Campaign group
Granted in full.
30/07/2018
15/08/2018
zebra crossing.  
A detailed list of every piece of legislation and/or decision that cannot be 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0311
taken without Ministerial sign off, an Executive or Assembly, now or in the  Granted in full.
30/07/2018
30/08/2018
public
coming days, weeks and months.
Details of the implementation of the Residents' Parking Scheme and Pay 
and Display parking on Rugby Road, Rugby Avenue and University 
Member of the 
Avenue, Belfast, including: 1) whether a dedicated Traffic Attendant has 
DFI/2018-0312
Granted in full.
30/07/2018
31/08/2018
public
been assigned to the scheme; 2) if so, the number and value of PCNs 
issued since a) residents' parking and b) Pay and Display were 
introduced; and 3) the daily cost of employing a Traffic Attendant.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information, broken down where possible, on the cases in the High Court 
and the Court of Appeal in relation to the proposed ARC21 incinerator in 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0313
Media
Mallusk, including: 1) the overall cost to the Department; and 2) the 
31/07/2018
28/08/2018
held.
names of any other Departments involved and the amounts that they 
spent.
Details of the Department's ICT expenditure, hardware, software and 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0314
Business
31/07/2018
09/08/2018
staffing costs.
held.
Copies of all meeting minutes and official decision reports, background 
Member of the 
research that decisions were based on, and documents relating to the 
DFI/2018-0315
Granted in full.
31/07/2018
05/09/2018
public
ratification of the decision to transform road lanes in the Titanic 
Quarter/Queens Island into bus lanes.
A copy of the Department’s proposed resurfacing list for the Mid and East 
Public 
DFI/2018-0316
Antrim Borough Council area for 2018/19, including the estimated cost for  Granted in full.
01/08/2018
02/08/2018
representative
each project.  
Copies of information relating to the Department's position regarding 2 no. 
free standing walls at named properties on Warren Road, Donaghadee, 
including: 1) the legal opinion  on the 1st property; 2) the TAS approval for  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
the 1st property; 3) the Structural Engineer's opinion that the wall at the 
DFI/2018-0317
some information 
30/07/2018
28/08/2018
public
first property was designed and built to standards and is safe; 4) all 
not held.
correspondence with the owners of the 1st property; 5) the TAS approval 
form for the 2nd property; and 6) all correspondence with the owners of 
the 2nd property.
Copies of all information held (email, minutes of meetings, letters and 
reports on action taken to anticipate the impact) on the introduction of the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0318
12 hour, 6 day per week bus lanes which commenced in Belfast over the  Granted in full.
07/08/2018
05/09/2018
public
past two weeks - particularly any traffic modelling reports on which the 
decision to initiate bus lanes was based.
Copies of any digital or print photographs held by Planning Service of 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0319
Crawford House, Crawfordsburn, County Down and/or The Courtyard prior 
07/08/2018
07/08/2018
public
held.
to redevelopment during the 1990s.
Details of the weed control (spraying) schedules in Southern Division in 
2018, including: 1) sepcific dates and locations for Newry City; and 2) 
DFI/2018-0320
Media
general dates for Ballynahinch, Downpatrick, Newcastle, Ardglass, 
Granted in full.
08/08/2018
06/09/2018
Killyleagh, Kilkeel, Warrenpoint, Castlewellan and Crossmaglen.  (Newry 
Reporter)
Internal correspondence relating to the payment of a road bond and 
Public 
DFI/2018-0321
recourse for reinstatement following expiry of an application ref: 
Granted in full.
24/09/2018
19/10/2018
representative
LA10/2017/0450/F (development on St. Mary's Road, Killyclogher).  
Copies of records held by the Department in relation to Ministerial 
Member of the 
decisions, the environmental impact, studies, and mitigation measures 
DFI/2018-0322
Partial disclosure.
07/08/2018
03/09/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
associated with the A6 Randalstown - Castledawson dual carriageway 
scheme.
DfI Ministerial or Executive related correspondence with regard to the 
following 8 planning applications: 1) LA2/2016/0006/F; 2) 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0323
Business
LA04/2016/0421/F; 3) LA09/2016/0232/F; 4) LA04/2017/0878/F; 5) 
some information 
08/08/2018
24/08/2018
LA08/2016/1328/F; 6) A04/2017/0474/F; 7) LA04/2017/1388/F; and 8) 
not held.
LA03/2017/0310/F. 
Information regarding Departmental decisions requiring Ministerial 
DFI/2018-0324
Campaign group
approval, including: 1) the number of outstanding or cross-cutting 
Granted in full.
09/08/2018
30/08/2018
decisions; and 2) the details of these decisions.
Details of the DVA implementation of a Digital Mailroom (operation, need, 
DFI/2018-0325
Business
Granted in full.
03/08/2018
03/09/2018
procurement, etc.), in line with the 2012 Digital Strategy.
Copies of all correspondence relating to a claim for vehicular damage and 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0326
all records held relating to a named section of the road between Lower 
Partial disclosure.
09/08/2018
24/09/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
and Upper Ballinderry, Lisburn, for the past four years

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
All Ministerial decisions signed off between 09 January and 02 March 
DFI/2018-0327
Media
2017, together with details of any unused budgetary funding as a result of  Granted in full.
10/08/2018
11/09/2018
the absence of a Minister.
Granted in full - 
Details of the amounts spent on 1) consultations; 2) external consultants; 
DFI/2018-0328
Media
some information 
10/08/2018
24/08/2018
and 3) external PR agencies as part of the BRT scheme.
not held.
Information relating to measures or actions taken at the junction of the 
Comber Greenway and Kings Road with regard to an infestation of 
Japanese Knotweed, including: 1) to prevent spread; 2) to ensure lawful 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0329
removal; 3) the disposal location; 4) ensuring  all were removed; 5) the 
Granted in full.
13/08/2018
04/09/2018
public
date the Department informed adjoing property owners; 6) the total cost 
and the contractors used; and 7) a copy of the document/guidance issued 
to the contractor. 
Details of the costs and supporting evidence the Department charged the 
DFI/2018-0330
Business
Granted in full.
08/08/2018
06/09/2018
applicant's business in relation to detaining its vehicles and trailers.
A full list of all contractors, consultants and sub-contractors related to 
DFI/2018-0331
Business
each phase of the A5 Western Transport Corridor project.  Also, a 
Granted in full.
31/07/2018
16/08/2018
breakdown of the individual projects within this major project.
Further questions arising from DFI/2018-0165, regarding legal fees 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0332
associated with the A2 Dualling Scheme, Maydown to City of Derry 
some information 
04/09/2018
01/10/2018
public
Airport, Plot 44. 
not held.
Information relating to the number and cost of temporary and agency staff 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0333
employed by the Department, 2016 to date, including the agencies used, 
Withdrawn.
13/08/2018
public
average duration of emloyment, etc.
Confirmation of when a new contract for the provision of a range of plant 
and equipment for hire to the Department will be tendered and the spend  Information not 
DFI/2018-0334
Business
09/08/2018
23/08/2018
to date against each of the lots/items on the current contract for the 2017- held.
2018 full financial year.
Copies of all correspondence and associated records relating to the 
naming of a bus stop/Belfast Rapid Transit halt called "Short Strand" on 
DFI/2018-0335
Media
Partial disclosure.
14/08/2018
24/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Albertbridge Road, East Belfast, 1) from or on behalf of Emma Little-
Pengelly MP or 2) any other person.
Confirmation of whether 1) the portion of the old bridge, at the junction of 
Member of the 
the Corbally and Russellstown Roads, Ballymena is owned and controlled  Information not 
DFI/2018-0336
18/08/2018
13/09/2018
public
by DfI, and 2) if not, the date of any abandonment, and to whom the 
held.
ownership reverted.
Details of the decision made to bill the applicant for legal costs, following a 
DFI/2018-0337
Business
Granted in full.
15/08/2018
12/09/2018
civil case, allegedly without the Court having made an award.
The total cost of the re-surfacing work carried out on Prince Andrew Way, 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0338
Carrickfergus, following the 11th of July 2018 bonfire that was lit adjacent  Granted in full.
16/08/2018
24/08/2018
public
to the road.
A list of all meetings in London attended by DfI staff in 2018, to the end of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0339
July, includiung detail of: 1) the broad particulars of the travel; 2) numbers  Granted in full.
24/09/2018
08/10/2018
public
of staff; 3) dates of travel; 4) name of hotel used, if any; and 5) total cost.
Information relating to the Warrenpoint Harbour Board, 2017 to date, 
including: 1) the date of each meeting, with copies of agendas and 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0340
Media
minutes; 2) the annual remuneration received by a named Board member;  some information 
17/08/2018
03/09/2018
and 3) copies of all expense forms, supporting information and whether 
not held.
paid or not. 
A full list of all contractors, consultants, sub-contractors and suppliers that  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0341
Media
are or have been involved in the Northern Ireland Rivers Term 
some information 
17/08/2018
17/09/2018
Maintenance Programme.  Also, a list of the current maintained works.
not held.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Granted in full - 
Details of the reasons for rejection of Blue Badge applications and of the 
DFI/2018-0342
Media
some information 
17/08/2018
17/09/2018
increased number of Blue Badges issued annually since 2008.
not held.
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information; & 
A copy of the maintenance report carried out at Strangford Lough 
Reg. 12(5)(a): international relations, 
DFI/2018-0343
Business
Wildfowlers Pond located on the Crawfordsburn Road, Newtownards, in 
Partial disclosure.
16/08/2018
12/09/2018
defence, national security or public 
relation to flood risk.  
safety.
Member of the 
A copy of the "DC Manual" referenced in "Development Management - a 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0344
17/08/2018
12/09/2018
public
good guide", at Stage 7.
held.
Copies of any correspondence between the department and NSL since 
January 2017 specifically on the subject of the Rapid Transit Scheme (i.e. 
DFI/2018-0345
Media
where their contract was amended so that their employees are now also 
Granted in full.
21/08/2018
18/09/2018
expected to keep the new bus lanes clear by clamping and removal of 
vehicles in addition to their parking enforcement duties). 
Copies of all correspondence and meetings records held between the 
Member of the 
applicant, and any representatives, and ARUP, relating to vesting of land 
DFI/2018-0346
Granted in full.
21/08/2018
18/09/2018
public
as part of the A26 Dualling Scheme (B64 Glarryford to A44 Drones Road 
Junction).
Details of the vesting associated with the A26 Dualling Scheme, including: 
1) the number of affected landowners who reside outside Northern 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0347
Ireland; 2) the number, previously with private accesses, provided with 
Partial disclosure.
21/08/2018
05/09/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
shared access; and 3) the land values assigned to plots adjacent to the 
applicant's property.
Information relating to the introduction of a Belfast Rapid Transit bus lane 
in the Titanic Quarter, including: 1) the person who made the decision; 2) 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0348
the research conducted by the Department prior to the decision; 3) copies  Granted in full.
21/08/2018
05/09/2018
public
of all correspondence re: removal or suspension of the bus lane; and 4) 
copies of any contingency plans to suspend the BRT bus lanes.
All records held regarding the construction and maintenance of a road 
Public 
(Giant's Causeway Road) and adjacent pathway at the Giant's Causeway, 
DFI/2018-0349
Withdrawn.
08/08/2018
04/09/2018
representative
unclassified no. 26, between 143 metres and 1186 metres north of 
junction with B146 Causeway Road. 
Copies of records held regarding the opening of Lagmore View Road, 
including where created: 1) all consultation documents; 2) all 
correspondence sent to residents; 3) all correspondence associated with 
DFI/2018-0350
Solicitor
representations from residents, political or community representatives; 4)  Partial disclosure.
06/08/2018
28/08/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
the Equality Impact Assessment; 5) details of alternative options 
considered; and 6) the Department's response to a residents' petition on 
the matter.
Information relating to applications for O Licences in Northern Ireland from 
01 January 2017 to 20 August 2018, including: 1) the number of 
DFI/2018-0351
Business
applicants called to a Public Inquiry; 2) the time between being called and  Granted in full.
22/08/2018
20/09/2018
attendance at the Public Inquiry; and 3) the decision maker determining 
the applicant should be called to Public Inquiry.
Information relating to the non-provision of a right turning lane/pocket on 
the A6 Glenshane Road and the junction with the U5041 Ranaghan Road,  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
including: 1) details of the options assessed; 2) traffic survey dates and 
DFI/2018-0352
some information 
23/08/2018
05/09/2018
public
reports, identifying low traffic numbers turning right into the Ranaghan 
not held.
Road; 3) a chronology of the collision history/road safety data held; and 4) 
an itemised statement of the costs of constructing a right turn lane/pocket.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the Department's Irish Language Officer (ILO), 
including: 1) the number of staff assisting the ILO; 2) the religious 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0353
Researcher
breakdown of those helping; 3) the average salary per annum for the ILO;  some information 
23/08/2018
24/08/2018
4) the total average annual salary for any assisting the ILO; and 5) all non- not held.
salary expenses incurred by the ILO.
Copies of records held regarding the condition of the A2 at Rostrevor, with 
particular reference to subsidence, drainage and safety (including 
DFI/2018-0354
Campaign group
Granted in full.
22/08/2018
18/09/2018
concrete), and the identity of those accountable/responsible should 
material fall onto the road, or the supporting walls, etc., fail.
Copies of any documents related to DEM 173/18, including all emails, 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0355
Solicitor
letters, memos and other communication or documents which lead to the 
24/08/2018
18/10/2018
held.
production of memo DEM 173/18.
Information relating to parking enforcement in Derry, 2016 to date, 
including: 1) the number of complaints about Traffic Attendants; 2) the 
number of unpaid PCNs; 3) the number of PCNs issued, and outstanding, 
DFI/2018-0356
Media
Granted in full.
24/08/2018
24/09/2018
to Irish vehicles; 4) the number of PCNs successfully challenged; 5) the 
number of PCNs issued in disabled parking spaces; and 6) the location 
with the greatest number of PCNs issued. 
Supplementary questions arising from DFI/2018-0272, including: 1) details 
of the number of buses operated by the one licence holder operating 
DFI/2018-0357
Campaign group
smaller buses on a regular stopping service; 2) the number that are 
Granted in full.
28/08/2018
26/09/2018
accessible; and 3) copies of all meeting/discussion notes relating to the 
permit application. 
Details of the contents of the Event Safety Plans submitted to the 
Department by the promoter seeking road closure permits, under the 
DFI/2018-0358
Media
Granted in full.
29/08/2018
18/09/2018
Road Races (Northern Ireland) Order 1986, for the North West 200 Road 
Race in: 1) 2018; 2) 2017; and 3) 2016.
An electronic copy of the contract AECOM had with Highmoor Ash, 1 
Member of the 
Highmoor Road, Cross, Londonderry, BT48 3AY regarding the 'Final 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0359
28/08/2018
24/09/2018
public
Account and Resolution of Defects' regarding the A2 Dualling Scheme 
held.
Maydown to City of Derry Airport.
Copies of all documents held by the Department relating to: 1) the Shimna 
River flood prevention scheme; 2) the associated environmental 
DFI/2018-0360
Solicitor
investigations conducted with regard to the Shimna Development site, 
Lapsed.
29/08/2018
Newcastle, Co. Down; and 3) all related correspondence between DfI 
Rivers and Northern Ireland Electricity.
Details of all PCNs issued, by street, in 1) Armagh, 2) Omagh, 3) 
Member of the 
Londonderry/Derry, 4) Lurgan, 5) Lisburn, 6) Newry, 7) Coleraine, 8) 
DFI/2018-0361
Granted in full.
10/10/2018
15/11/2018
public
Portadown, 9) Enniskillen, 10) Bangor, and 11) Ballymena, from 1 January 
2010 to 30 September 2018.
A copy of the risk assessment study, if any, conducted and minutes of any 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0362
meetings held regarding the introduction of the Belfast Rapid Transit 
Granted in full.
02/08/2018
05/09/2018
public
scheme on Queen's Road in the Titanic Quarter/Belfast Harbour Estate.
Member of the 
Details of the impact assessment conducted in and around Queen's 
DFI/2018-0363
Granted in full.
01/08/2018
05/09/2018
public
Island prior to the introduction of BRT bus lanes.
Copies of recorded information regarding public information and 
Granted in full - 
awareness raising, marketing and branding for the introduction of the BRT 
DFI/2018-0364
Campaign group
some information 
31/08/2018
05/09/2018
Glider service, including: 1) the total budget allocated; and 2) the 
not held.
expenditure to date, and projected expenditure.
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
A copy of the Department's code of practice regarding bus lane camera 
DFI/2018-0365
Solicitor
Fully withheld.
31/08/2018
28/09/2018
completion, unfinished documents and 
enforcement.
incomplete data.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to parking enforcement activities in Derry, 2018, 2017 
and 2018 to date, including: 1) the number of complaints received about 
TAs; 2) the number of outstanding PCNs; 3) the number of PCNs, 
DFI/2018-0366
Media
including outstanding, issued to Irish registered vehicles; 4) the number of  Withdrawn.
31/08/2018
successful PCN challenges; 5) the number of PCNs issued for parking in 
disabled bays; and the location with the greatest number of PCNs issued. - 
Duplicate of DFI/2018-0356
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0367
Campaign group
Copies of rail and station statistics held by the Department.
some information 
31/08/2018
06/09/2018
not held.
Copies of information relating to Shepherds' Way, Newry, Co. Down, from 
5 December 2017, including: 1) the current road maintenance policy, 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0368
detailing intended frequency of inspections, etc.; and 2) the road repair 
Partial disclosure.
20/08/2018
18/09/2018
public
commercial or industrial information.
history, details of how inspections were conducted, defects identified and 
how they were handled.
Public 
The number of complaints made by DfI to PSNI regarding damage done 
DFI/2018-0369
Granted in full.
04/09/2018
01/10/2018
representative
to kerbs and other public property due to sectarian painting, 2016 to date.
Information relating to the deposit of field soil in areas within the floodplain 
associated with the realignment of the Mullaghbane Watercourse as part 
of works carried out on the A32 Mullaghbane/Sheneragh Road, Dromore, 
DFI/2018-0370
Solicitor
Granted in full.
04/09/2018
01/10/2018
including: 1) the date contractors were authorised to deposit soil on the 
floodplain; and 2) a copy of the authorisation and any related 
documentation. 
Details of those responsible for determining that  27 mph and under would 
Member of the 
be appropriate speed restriction on the Mountain Road, Newtownards, 
DFI/2018-0371
Granted in full.
05/09/2018
02/10/2018
public
and whether such estimates are taken into account when the Department 
is establishing speed limits (particularly single track roads).
Information relating to potholes in Northern Ireland, including: 1) the 
number currently identified on carriageways; 2) the numbers of claims 
DFI/2018-0372
Media
Granted in full.
10/09/2018
08/10/2018
received 1 July 2017 - 30 June 2018; and 3) the number of claims paid out 
in the same period.
Information regarding gates at the rear of properties on Mary Street, 
Newry, including: 1) the number of properties fitted with gates at Rivers 
Member of the 
Agency's expense; 2) the cost of each gate; 3) the reason for installation; 
DFI/2018-0373
Granted in full.
09/10/2018
22/10/2018
public
4) the reason for providing residents with a key to a Rivers Agency gate at 
the bottom of Mary Street; and 5) details of why residents were allowed 
access to an area Rivers Agency say should not be accessed.
Confirmation of whether a record is held by DVA of a Kawasaki 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0374
motorcycle, registration DJI 1363, and whether any request for the vehicle  Granted in full.
07/09/2018
14/09/2018
public
has been received from DVLA in Swansea.
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
Copies of records, such as emails, held by the Department in connection 
DFI/2018-0375
Media
Partial disclosure.
22/10/2018
15/11/2018
inquiries & Reg. 12(5)(d): confidentiality 
with the SONI plans for the North South interconnector.
of proceedings.
Information on PSV licences and vehicles in Northern Ireland, 2015-2018 
DFI/2018-0376
Solicitor
to date, including: 1) the number of PSV licences; 2) the number of Taxi 
Granted in full.
11/09/2018
14/09/2018
operators licences; and the number of PSV vehicles. 
A breakdown of the budgets under 1) maintenance and 2) development 
Public 
for each of the Road Service/Transport NI/DfI Roads divisions in Northern 
DFI/2018-0377
Granted in full.
21/09/2018
19/10/2018
representative
Ireland under each of the terms of office of each of previous ministers 
from the Northern Ireland Executive. 
Member of the 
Details of hosting contracts (dedicated, co-location and cloud) the 
DFI/2018-0378
Granted in full.
23/10/2018
26/11/2018
public
Department has with 3rd party providers.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information regarding data handling by the DVA, including lists of: 1) the 
jurisdictions for which DVA holds sensitive and personal data; 2) the 
DFI/2018-0379
Campaign group
Granted in full.
10/09/2018
20/09/2018
database fields held for each driver; and 3) the statutory gateways that 
allow DVA share individual records with third parties.
Information relating to the maintenance of lands carried out by Newry, 
Mourne and Down District Council on behalf of DfI, in Newry City, Slieve 
DFI/2018-0380
Media
Gullion and Crotlieve, including: 1) a list, and location, for all lands; 2) a 
Granted in full.
13/09/2018
08/10/2018
copy of the agreement between the Department and Council; and a list of 
all payments between 1 April 2015 and 30 June 2018.
Details of the expenditure on electric car charging infrastructure (including 
DFI/2018-0381
Campaign group
installation, servicing, customer support and running costs) for each of the  Withdrawn.
14/09/2018
02/11/2018
last 5 years.  
Details of roads in the Strabane and Derry/ Londonderry town boundaries,  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0382
including 1) the total mileage; and 2) the annual expenditure on weed 
some information 
18/09/2018
11/10/2018
public
control.
not held.
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers that are or have been involved with Flood Protection and 
DFI/2018-0383
Media
Granted in full.
18/09/2018
16/10/2018
Alleviation projects since July 2017; together with a list of current projects 
and expected completion dates. 
Information relating to Planning Application LA01/2017/0999/F, the Tully 
AD Biogas plant, near Ballymena, including copies of : 1) the Habitats 
Regulations Assessment for the Biogas plant; 2) the Waste Management  Information not 
DFI/2018-0384
Campaign group
05/09/2018
25/09/2018
Licence, IPPC Permit and Habitats Assessment completed for the facility;  held.
and 3) the SEA/EIA, cited in the Environmental Statement Addendum, for 
the Moy Park Litter Utilisation Strategy.
Member of the 
The number of PCNs issued in the last 4 years on partial registered 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0385
17/09/2018
15/10/2018
public
VRMS, or similar technical breaches, on the ParkMobile App.
held.
Information relating to the implementation of the Roads (Miscellaneous 
Provision) Act (Northern Ireland) 2010 (with a commencement Order on 
DFI/2018-0386
Business
25 January 2017 and becoming operational on 4 September 2017), 
Granted in full.
21/09/2018
19/10/2018
including: 1) a list of organisations consulted; and 2) copies of any 
Equality Impact Assessment and Conclusions. 
Information relating to the changes of street lighting to new LED units, 
including: 1) the budget per County and Borough Council for all new LED 
lighting; 2) the technical rationale and explanation for the expenditure; 3) 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
the reason for using new poles, rather than existing; 4) the rationale for 
DFI/2018-0387
some information 
21/09/2018
16/10/2018
public
LEDs rather than other types; 5) proposed budget for forecested 5G 
not held.
infrastructure, a) who pays; and b) will existing LEDs be used in 
conjunction with the new technology; and 6) will LEDs be used at any 
stage in the future to carry LiFi wavelengths and information.
Copies or links to: 1) the Department's highway inspection policy, covering 
road hierarchies, inspection regimes, intervention thresholds, response 
DFI/2018-0388
Campaign group
Granted in full.
25/09/2018
16/10/2018
times & winter maintenance: and 2) the previous equivalent policy and 
report explaining the change. 
A list of all notifications to DfI since April 2017, under Section 89 of the 
DFI/2018-0389
Business
Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011, in relation of requirement to notify 
Granted in full.
25/09/2018
08/10/2018
DfI of Listed Building Consents contrary to statutory consultee advice.
Member of the 
The number of diesel engines damaged during diesel emissions testing in 
DFI/2018-0390
Granted in full.
25/09/2018
22/10/2018
public
all Northern Ireland MOT centres.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
All records re: Planning Application I/2006/1186/F (housing development 
@ 20 Dungannon Road Cookstown), including: 1) safety audits; 2) if none, 
explanations for absence; 3) road drawings; 4) Article 3(4C) Agreement; 
5) a complete list of all aspects of the highway design; 6) bases for any 
Departures from Standards; 7) applications for Departures; 8) 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0391
Business
confirmation of work completion and standards met; 9) contractor(s) for 
some information 
17/09/2018
12/10/2018
works; 10) correspondence with contractor(s); 11) bond payments made 
not held.
and refunded; 12) the value of same; 13) consideration of implications for 
neighbours; 14) impact on road works required for planning application 
L/2006/0760/F; 15) notifications to neighbours; and 16) if no notifications, 
the reasoning. 
Details of taxi enforcement operations between 23 April and 26 
September 2018, including: 1) the number, broken down per operation; 2) 
DFI/2018-0392
Campaign group
date, time, day and location of each; 3) number of staff deployed per 
Partial disclosure.
26/09/2018
23/10/2018 s31: law enforcement.
operation; and 4) the number of detections and specific offences for each 
operation.
Details of any "appropriate and acceptable arrangements" have been 
discussed and decided upon by DfI for the Belfast Rapid Transit (Glider) 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0393
route, along the Falls Road from the Kennedy Way junction to its junction  Granted in full.
22/08/2018
17/10/2018
public
with King Street, to accommodate disabled drivers with considerable 
mobility issues.
Information relating to a proposal to increase the size of a residential 
development at St. Andrew's Point, Ballyhalbert, by c300 dwellings, 
including: 1) the basis for the approval for the road layout leading to the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0394
development; 2) the date of the original approval of the layout, and details  Granted in full.
25/09/2018
19/10/2018
public
of reviews; 3) projections used; 4) the decision to  not sign right of way at 
the Ballyhalbert Caravan Park; 5) risk assessments; 6) line of sight 
considerations; and 7) Environmental Impact Assessments.
A detailed breakdown, by year, street and whether on or off street, of the 
DFI/2018-0395
Media
number of Penalty Charge Notices issued in the Holylands area of South 
Granted in full.
27/09/2018
25/10/2018
Belfast, in the last 5 years.
Copies of all internal notes/meeting notes and emails and correspondence 
DFI/2018-0396
Business
Partial disclosure.
01/10/2018
11/10/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
on file LA10/2017/1249/F between 28 June 2018 and 1 October 2018.
Copies of any briefing documents that may have been shared over the 
Public 
DFI/2018-0397
last 3 months by your Department with TUS, regarding departmental 
Granted in full.
01/10/2018
29/10/2018
representative
preparation for Brexit/Day One Planning.
A detailed list of the 50 roads in Northern Ireland within the last 5 years 
DFI/2018-0398
Media
Granted in full.
01/10/2018
11/10/2018
with the greatest number of roadworks, including description of works.
Details of the reactivated quarry in the Limavady area from which 
DFI/2018-0399
Media
aggregates are being drawn for the A6 upgrade project, together with the  Granted in full.
02/10/2018
22/10/2018
type and volume of aggregates being procured.
Information relating to disabled parking and dropped kerb provision, and 
associated Penalty Charge Notices in Northern Ireland, 2016-2018 to 
date, including: 1) the number of disabled parking spaces; 2) the number  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0400
Business
of PCNs issued for those parking there without displaying blue badges, 
some information 
02/10/2018
02/11/2018
broken down by month; 3) the PCN revenue for the offence, broken down  not held.
by month; 4) the number of PCNs issued for parking at dropped kerbs, by 
month; and 5) the PCN revenue for the offence, by month.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to road resurfacing works and kerb realignment at 
Lissan Road/Morgan's Hill Road junction Roundabouts, Cookstown, 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
including: 1) all records generated to provide a Perm Sec response to 
DFI/2018-0401
some information 
01/10/2018
19/10/2018
public
earlier correspondence; 2) all records held relating to failed utility works, 
not held.
mentioned in an email of 1 October 2018; and 3) all records relating to the 
costs associated with works arising out of these failed utility works. 
Information regarding decisions awaiting Ministerial approval, including: 1) 
the number awaiting approval in the absence of a Minister; 2) a list of the 
DFI/2018-0402
Media
Granted in full.
01/10/2018
24/10/2018
topics/issues awaiting decision; and 3) how long each decision has been 
awaiting Ministerial approval.
Details of the amounts paid out in compensation to motorists for vehicular 
DFI/2018-0403
Media
damage due to carriageway defects over the last 5 years, and the worst 
Granted in full.
03/10/2018
31/10/2018
affected areas/areas of greatest payments for the last 2 years.
Details of the number of PCNs issued in the new BRT bus lanes in East 
DFI/2018-0404
Media
Granted in full.
03/10/2018
31/10/2018
Belfast, between Dunlady Road, Dundonald and the city centre.
Information relating to the revocation of driving licenses on the bases of 
alleged alcohol dependence/abuse, including: 1) the cost to the 
Department of defending decisions in 7 appeals in 2016; 2) the present 
position of, and defence costs for, 7 ongoing appeals and 18 in total, in 
Member of the 
s12: cost of compliance exceeds 
DFI/2018-0405
2018; 3) the number of revocations in 2018; 4) the numbers of appeals 
Partial disclosure.
03/10/2018
31/10/2018
public
the appropriate limit.
lodged; 5) the numbers of decisions upheld and overturned; the number 
ongoing; 6) the defence costs to date; and 7) the number of medically 
qualified doctors employed as "Medical advisors" to assist in making 
decisions on revocation.
Details of DfI CCTV maintenance and support contract(s), including: 1) 
supplier(s); 2) annual cost; 3) renewal date(s); 4) duration of contract(s); 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0406
5) the review date(s), and likely outcomes; 6) primary brand(s) of 
Granted in full.
03/10/2018
26/10/2018
public
equipment; 7) description(s) of services provided under contract(s); and 8) 
contact details for individual(s) responsible for contract(s).
Granted in full - 
A breakdown of all expenditure to date by the Department on the ARC21 
DFI/2018-0407
Media
some information 
04/10/2018
08/11/2018
incinerator project.
not held.
Details of all road traffic accidents in Maghera at: 1) the junction of the 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
Glen Road and Glenshane Road; 2) the junction of Five Mile Straight and 
DFI/2018-0408
some information 
08/10/2018
31/10/2018
public
Glenshane Road; and 3) Glenshane Tourist Services/Oakleaf Restaurant  not held.
and Glenshane Road.
Details of the DfI policy and delivery in relation to maintenance, remedial 
Member of the 
work and improvements to the Artabrackagh River (MW 4705), including 
DFI/2018-0409
Partial disclosure.
08/10/2018
05/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
the status of the culvert under the Armagh-Portadown Road @ 
Troughton's Garage, including dates of works carried out.
Details/proof regarding when carriageway defects associated with a claim  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0410
for damage, incurred on 6 April 2018, on the Goland Road, Aughnacloy, 
some information 
10/10/2018
07/11/2018
public
was actually reported and subsequently fixed. 
not held.
A copy of the Independent Automotive Engineer Assessor's Report, 
commissioned by the Department in relation to a claim for vehicular 
Member of the 
damage on the New Bridge Road, Lisnaskea, received by Claims Unit.  
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0411
Fully withheld.
05/10/2018
31/10/2018
public
Together with confirmation of the fee amount paid to the "Independent 
commercial or industrial information.
Automotive Engineer Assessor" to investigate and ultimately repudiate the 
claim. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of whether service users or members of the public allowed to 
audio-visually record meetings and calls with DfI staff, including: 1) a copy  Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0412
Media
of any, protocols, guidance or policy on rights to record; 2) a copy of any 
some information 
09/10/2018
15/11/2018
"Unacceptable Behaviour" policy; 3) policy compliance with public rights; 
not held.
4) charging policy for FOI/DPA; and 5) the complaints policy.
Information relating to the combined taxi driver theory and practical driving 
Member of the 
test in Northern Ireland over the last 5 years, inclusing: 1) the number of 
DFI/2018-0413
Granted in full.
11/10/2018
07/11/2018
public
people who submitted applications; and 2) the number of people who 
passed and successfully secured a Taxi Driver Licence.
Details of expenditure by the Department for Infrastructure on Irish 
language projects, grants, events or other activities in the past four years, 
DFI/2018-0414
Campaign group
Granted in full.
11/10/2018
06/11/2018
including: 1) the total amount; 2) the amount broken down by year; and 3) 
the percentage this expenditure represented of total expenditure. 
Information regarding blue badge holders, including: 1) the number in 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0415
Business
Northern Ireland; and 2) the number issued, new and repeat, for each 
some information 
12/10/2018
06/11/2018
year from 2016 to date. 
not held.
Information relating to the Department's approach to the handling of and 
response to damage caused by painting kerbstones, etc., including: 1) a 
copy of the DfI policy; 2) minutes of all meetings formulating and signing it  Granted in full - 
Public 
DFI/2018-0416
off; 3) copies of all instructions to the Department and staff to not 
some information 
12/10/2018
08/11/2018
representative
complain to PSNI in such circumstances; 4) copies of all records of 
not held.
attempts to recoup damges, 2015 to date; and 5) the costs of repairing 
such damage over the same period, and details of how accounted for. 
Information regarding planning applications for "infill land dwellings" within 
a two mile radius of Dromara, over the last 5 years, including: 1) the 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0417
number of main entrances to private dwellings approved by DfI Roads; 
15/10/2018
19/10/2018
public
held.
and 2) the number not approved, leading to the planning permission being 
rejected. 
Information relating to the Bangor Road, and an unsuccessful claim for 
damages, including: 1) the inspection records for the stretch of road for 
Member of the 
the previous 13 months; 2) the inspector's report; 3) inspection records for 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0418
Partial disclosure.
15/10/2018
07/11/2018
public
May & June 2018; 4) the inspector's report into the defect that caused the 
inquiries.
damage; and 5) copies of all recorded information held regarding 
inspections, efficiencies, budget constraints, and repair correspondence.
Copies of correspondence on the Planning Portal relating to the Dalradian 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0419
application LA10/2017/1249/F, in a searchable format, together with the 
12/10/2018
08/11/2018
public
held.
number of times the applicant's own correspondence is included.
Details of PCNs issued since the introduction of 12-hour bus lanes in 
West Belfast on 3 September 2018, including: 1) the number (broken 
DFI/2018-0420
Media
Granted in full.
15/10/2018
08/11/2018
down by West Belfast, East Belfast and Belfast City Centre; and 2) the 
total cost of PCNs issued.
Copies of all information held regarding live/pending planning applications  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
affecting 57-64, Edenderry Road, Omagh, together with the number of 
DFI/2018-0421
some information 
15/10/2018
31/10/2018
public
applications to Roads Western Division to restructure roads; the number 
not held.
approved, and policies to avoid conflicts of interest.
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
Member of the 
Copies of pay-in sheets, for specified dates from January 2017 to October 
DFI/2018-0422
Fully withheld.
04/10/2018
19/10/2018
inquiries & Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality 
public
2017, submitted in relation to Strangford Ferry.
of commercial or industrial information.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
The total number of trailers tested in Northern Ireland over the last 5 
DFI/2018-0423
Business
Granted in full.
17/10/2018
25/10/2018
years, together with details of make, model and axle configuration. 
Member of the 
A copy of the details set out on form DA2-14-115502, re: 149 Old 
DFI/2018-0424
Partial disclosure.
15/10/2018
09/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Westland Road, Belfast.
Copies of all information held in a historic Planning Application File PM 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0425
Business
21/90 (containing A/1990/0543/F), particularly any drawings or cross-
18/10/2018
19/10/2018
held.
sections, for Legaghory, Kildoag Road.
Details of court actions brought by DVA between 01 January 2013 and 30 
September 2018, including: 1) the total number; 2) the number heard in 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0426
court; 3) the number successful; 4) the number unsuccessful; 5) the 
some information 
17/10/2018
13/11/2018
public
number dismissed; 6) the total legal costs;  and 7) the amount of staff time  not held.
dedicated to preparing cases.
Copies of all recorded information shared with third parties, from January 
DFI/2018-0427
Business
2014 to date, referencing Lyons Transport, Lyons Haulage and any 
Fully withheld.
17/10/2018
13/11/2018
Section 12 - over £600 limit
member of the Lyons family.
Copies of records held relating to planning application P/2009/1336/F, 
including all correspondence, 2008-2018, between Danny Kennedy and a 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2018-0428
number of named individuals from: Newry and Mourne District Council; 
19/10/2018
24/10/2018
public
held.
Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Council; DfI Roads; JC Campbell; 
MBA Planning; and Miligan Larkin Reside.
Information relating to the amount paid to third party individuals or 
DFI/2018-0429
Media
organisations to carry out tasks usually completed by civil servants over 
Granted in full.
22/10/2018
08/11/2018
each of the last 3 financial years.
Details of regular road inspections carried out, and the quantum of pothole 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0430
damage claims during the current financial year, associated with a vehicle  Granted in full.
22/10/2018
16/11/2018
public
damage claim for the Bawn Hill Road, Ballynahinch.
Details of the consultation carried out prior to the commencement of The 
Member of the 
Roads (Miscellaneous Provision) Act (Northern Ireland) 2010, enacted on 
DFI/2018-0431
Granted in full.
23/10/2018
20/11/2018
public
13 August 2010, commencement Order made on 25 January 2017, and 
operational from 4 September 2017.
A copy of the most up to date schedule of Agricultural Land Prices as 
DFI/2018-0432
Business
Granted in full.
05/10/2018
30/10/2018
prepared by Land & Property Services. 
A copy of a named individual's statement made regarding the detention of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0433
the applicant's trailer, in relation to a hearing of 21 March 2017, Ref. no. 
Fully withheld.
24/10/2018
19/11/2018 s40: personal information.
public
15DET042.
Copies of all information held by DfI Roads Roads Southern Division 
Member of the 
relating to planning application P/2009/1336/F, for a development at 68-
DFI/2018-0434
Partial disclosure.
24/10/2018
15/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
74, Shore Road, Rostrevor, for a 70 bed nursing home and 41 2-3 
bedroom apartments.
A copy of all internal Department for Infrastructure communications 
(emails, notes, phone call logs etc) relating to media enquiries submitted 
by the requester to the Department from receipt of the media enquiry to 
DFI/2018-0435
Media
Granted in full.
25/10/2018
22/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
the response - for media enquiries regarding weed control and Edward 
Street Newry, dated: 1) 30 July; 2) 03 August; 3) 15 August; 4) 19 August; 
and 5) 18 October 2018.
Granted in full - 
Details of the total number of drivers registered to each individual taxi 
DFI/2018-0436
Campaign group
some information 
25/10/2018
09/11/2018
operator licence.
not held.
Information relating to the issue of a Penalty Charge Notice in Bangor on 
Member of the 
02 May 2018, including: 1) the number of traffic attendants on duty in the 
DFI/2018-0437
Granted in full.
25/10/2018
20/11/2018
public
town on that date; 2) the number of PCNs issued; and 3) the number of 
PCNs issued by an individual Traffic Attendant (TA3307).
Member of the 
A copy of the recent Boghill Dam Report/Survey submitted by ACON 
DFI/2018-0438
Granted in full.
24/10/2018
21/11/2018
public
Organisation for Boghill Construction.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the ownership of land at the Pound Street slip road, Larne and 
of the permissions for a PSNI speed detection vehicle to park there, from 
2000 to date, including: 1) confirmation of whether the Council is 
responsible for upkeep of the flower beds, boxes and grass area; 2) 
confirmation of whether DfI  owns or has adopted the land; 3) a copy of 
the relevant map, outlining the adopted area; 4) details of ownership, is 
not DfI; 5) copies of any letters sent to the operators of the speed 
DFI/2018-0439
Campaign group
Granted in full.
25/10/2018
06/12/2018
detection camera van parked there on occasion, regarding damge to the 
grass area; 6) copies of any permissions to use the vehicle in that area; 7) 
copies of all information held regarding the exit of the Church onto the 
dual carriageway; and 8) confirmation of a) any dropped kerb application 
for the grassed area; b) any permission granted for the areas to be 
deemed a layby or for Police vehicles only; and c) copies of any 
associated information.  
Copies of all complaints correspondence received regarding planning 
DFI/2018-0440
Business
application LA10/2018/0124/F - varying the servicing and delivery times at  Granted in full.
25/10/2018
07/11/2018
the former Unipork site Enniskillen.
Details in relation to the operation of MV Strangford II, the £6.2m ferry that 
commenced its first operation between Strangford and Portaferry in 
February 2017, including: 1) the amount spent, over and above the initial 
costings, on the vessel since operations began; 2) details of any problems 
encountered with the ferry; 3) the reasons why the new ferry appears to be 
Public 
sitting docked and out of service for lengthy periods, rather than operating 
DFI/2018-0441
Granted in full.
29/10/2018
08/11/2018
representative
the route; 4) confirmation of whether there was initially a problem of 
fumes, that required crew to wear masks when operating the ferry; 5) 
confirmation of whether Cammell Laird have met any costs associated 
with repairs or adjustments to the ferry in service; and 6) details of any 
outstanding issues with the ferry and the expected costings of addressing 
such problems. 
Information relating to a claim for vehicular damage on the Aughnagon 
Road, Mayobridge, Co. Down, including: 1)copies of all correpsondence 
associated with the claim; 2) the dates and locations of potholes reported 
Member of the 
on the Aughnagon Road since February 2018; 3) the numbers of all 
DFI/2018-0442
Partial disclosure.
26/10/2018
21/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
ongoing and settled claims made for that road since 1 February 2018; 4) 
details of how the Department came to its decision (including any site 
visits) regarding the claim; and 5) a detailed explanation of policies and 
procedures relating todefect identification and repair.
Copies of all: 1) Audit reports; 2) Ticket Inspections; 3) Float Inspections; 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(a), 12(5)(b), 12(5)(e) &13: 
DFI/2018-0443
and 4) any other Inspections, conducted in relation to the Strangford Ferry  Fully withheld.
31/10/2018
26/11/2018
public
personal information
between 24 October 2016 and 05 December 2017.
Copies of minutes/notes of all meetings with named landowners on the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0444
Old Mountfield Road, Omagh, in relation to proposed footway widening, in  Partial disclosure.
24/10/2018
12/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
2004 & 2005 and on 24 October 2018.
Information relating to the amounts/numbers of : 1) road maintenance 
expenditure; 2) carriageway defects repaired; 3) compensation claims 
DFI/2018-0445
Business
relating to carriageway defects; 4) successful compensation claims; 5) the  Granted in full.
31/10/2018
27/11/2018
total cost of compensation payments; and 6) the average payment made 
for compensation, for each year (1 October to 30 September) since 2013.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to planned overtime carried out for DfI Roads 
Operations & Maintenance, between 06 June 2016 and 22 October 2018, 
including:  1) a breakdown of non-Operations & Maintenance staff carrying 
out overtime for DfI Roads, O&M Ballymena and Larne by: a) date; b) 
start/finish times; c) name; d) permanent work location; and e) type of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0446
work carried out (excluding Temporary Traffic Management); and 2) a 
Fully withheld.
31/10/2018
28/11/2018
Reg 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable
public
breakdown of staff within DfI Roads, O&M North area who carried out 
overtime for 12A or 12B Temporary Traffic Management by: a) date; b) 
start/finish times; c) name; d) TTM organiser; e) TTM approver; f) number 
of people in TTM squad; and g) of those, the number trained in TTM and 
level of training.
Information relating to applications for Blue Badges in Northern Ireland, 
including: 1) the number received in 2017; 2) of these, the number a) 
rejected, and b) issued as a passported benefit from Personal 
Independence Payments/Disability Living Allowance awards; 3) the 
number of decisions appealed, and of these the number successful; 4) 
details of whether the Department records the number of applications 
from those living with Parkinson's Disease or another neurological 
condition, if so a) the number of applications received, and b) rejected; 5) 
DFI/2018-0447
Campaign group
Granted in full.
02/11/2018
03/12/2018
confirmation of whether DfI charges Blue Badge holders to park in its car 
parks, if so, a) the reason charges were introduced, b) the number of 
parking bays/car parks affected, c) when the charges were introduced and 
the tariff, d) confirmation of any impact assessment carried out, e) 
confirmation of whether charges apply to on- or off-street parking, or both, 
f) details of any exemption criteria for the charges, and g) a copy of any 
document outlining the changes and charges; and 6) a copy of the 
guidance for decision makers deciding eligibility for Blue Badges. 
Details of inspections and repairs on the Craigavon Bridge, L/Derry, over 
the last 10 years, including: 1) the number of prinicpal or general 
inspections carried out; 2) the outcome of the inspections, any defects 
DFI/2018-0448
Researcher
identified and repairs carried out; 3) copies of completed inspections 
Granted in full.
02/11/2018
06/12/2018
forms; 4) details of any scheduled or reactive maintenance planned for the 
bridge; and 5) the amount spent on repairs, and whether funding was from 
the Department's Capital or Revenue budget.  
Copies of any records held relating to a Schedule 6 application for a 
DFI/2018-0449
Business
Partial disclosure.
02/11/2018
03/12/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
watercourse at Annesborough, Lurgan.
Details of all projects now delayed as a consequence of having no 
Public 
Executive, including any financial consequences and possible job losses 
DFI/2018-0450
Granted in full.
17/10/2018
14/11/2018
representative
or failure of recruitment both within government departments and any 
subsequent loss of opportunity to the private and voluntary sectors. 
Public 
Information regarding  MOT notices issued by post over each of the last 5 
DFI/2018-0451
Granted in full.
05/11/2018
22/11/2018
representative
years, including: 1) the number; and 2) the cost to the Department.
Copies of any documentation or records concerning discharges into 
watercourses in the vicinity of Hazelwood Lane, Lisbane, Comber, 
DFI/2018-0452
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
01/11/2018
13/11/2018
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
specifically those already in place or likely to be approved for domestic 
dwellings in that development any adjacent development.
Details of all contract hire/franchise or other cars, not owned by the driver  Information not 
DFI/2018-0453
Campaign group
responsible for Penalty Charge Notices issued, seized by DfI Roads over 
05/11/2018
04/12/2018
held.
the last 5 years.
Copies of correspondence between DfI Rivers and Newry, Mourne and 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0454
Down District Council and/or residents, in relation to the gate, allowing 
Granted in full.
05/11/2018
03/12/2018
public
access to yards, at Mary Street, Newry.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to taxis and taxi drivers in Northern Ireland, for each 
year 2015-2018, including: 1) the number of fixed penalty notices issued 
to on-duty drivers; 2) the number of successful appeals (in and out of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0455
Court); 3) the number of penalty notices issued in relation to a) taxi meters  Granted in full.
08/11/2018
04/12/2018
public
and b) taxi meter receipts; 4) the number of registered class b taxis; 5) the 
number of taxi driver licenses; and the number of class b taxis classified 
as wheelchair friendly.
Copies of correspondence from the former Minister and all 
correspondence and associated notes, since 01 January 2018, relating to 
DFI/2018-0456
Solicitor
Granted in full.
05/11/2018
30/11/2018
Planning Application P/2013/0242/F, for a proposed residential 
development of c200 properties, at Watson's Road/Doran's Hill, Newry. 
Information relating to the impact of the introduction of the BRT Glider 
routes, including: 1) details of all cycle infrastructure removed to facilitate 
DFI/2018-0457
Campaign group
the scheme; 2) the name and grade of the decision maker(s); 3) details of  Granted in full.
08/11/2018
03/12/2018
any consultation with DfI Walking and Cycling Unit; and 4) details of 
cycling organisations consulted for each removal.
Details of the total numbers of 1) Penalty Charge Notices; and 2) PCNs 
Member of the 
issued for the following contravention: "01 Parking in a restricted street 
DFI/2018-0458
Granted in full.
08/11/2018
06/12/2018
public
during prescribed hours", on the Causeway Road (Giant's Causeway) on: 
a) 20 August 2018; b) 2018 to 31 October; 2017' d) 2016; and e) 2015.
Statistics for KSi's & slightly injured on Zebra crossings, Pelican crossings 
DFI/2018-0459
Campaign group
Granted in full.
08/11/2018
14/11/2018
& Puffin crossings for 2015-2017.
Information relating to the disposal of spoil at Ballystrudder Road, 
Islandmagee, from a site on Balfour Avenue, Whitehead, by a DfI Roads 
contractor, including: 1) a copy of the relevant contract; 2) copies of 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0460
recycling centre receipts, invoices, certificates, etc., for the road 
Granted in full.
04/11/2018
12/12/2018
public
plannings; 3) details of the source, class and testing of the hard fill 
provided by the contractor; and 4) details of WAC tests and contamination 
testing for the fill. 
Copies of 1) all records (including internal reports/minutes of 
meetings/briefing papers/emails) that mention ‘EU Exit’ or ‘Brexit’ during 
the month of October 2018; 2)the latest minutes of any meeting held of 
any committees relating to the subject of EU Exit (e.g. the EUFR 
Programme Board/EU Future Relations Division); 3) any submissions 
s12: cost of compliance exceeds 
DFI/2018-0461
Media
Fully withheld.
09/11/2018
26/11/2018
made by the department in relation to: a) The Common Travel Areas 
the appropriate limit.
Paper; b) the EU income stream financial exercise (which outlines the 
total amount of EU funding received by the department and coming into 
Northern Ireland); and c) the EU Exit legislation project; and 4) the 
department’s latest EU Exit risk register in colour.
Information relating to the footpath outside a block of flats at 60, Society 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0462
Street, Coleraine, including: 1) the rationale behind the adoption of the 
Granted in full.
12/11/2018
06/12/2018
public
footpath; and 2) the date the adoption comes into force.
Details of claims, inspections and repairs relating to the Howe Road, 
Dromara (from the junction of Nicholson's Cross Roads to the junction 
with the Ballynahinch Road), from October 2015 to October 2018, 
including records of: 1) defects reported (nature, date of report and 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0463
repair); 2) claims against the Department (nature, date of claim and 
Withdrawn.
09/11/2018
06/12/2018
public
response, approved or rejected); 3) routine inspections completed; 4) 
routine maintenance completed; 5) preventative maintenance completed; 
6) specification of highway standard; 7) definition of a defect; and 8) 
copies of the applicants two claims in digital format.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of the road inspection process, dates of inspections, both before 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0464
and after potholes had been reported on Meadowvale Crescent, Bangor, 
Granted in full.
13/11/2018
12/12/2018
public
in relation to a claim for vehicular damage.
Information relating to planning application I/2006/1186/F, for a residential 
development at 20 Dungannon Road, Cookstown, and associated works 
on the public road, altering accesses, including: 1) confirmation that the 
DFI/2018-0465
Business
Granted in full.
13/11/2018
10/12/2018
access constructed was carried out with DfI Roads' approval; 2) copies of 
any associated information; and 3) copies of the inspection records for the 
works.
Copies of all memoranda, notes, or guidance issued to political parties 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information & 
and/or held by the Department in relation to political parties' obligations 
DFI/2018-0466
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
09/11/2018
10/12/2018
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
under Article Schedule 3 and Regulation 5 of The Planning (Control of 
inquiries.
Advertisements) Regulations (NI) 2015. 
Information relating to traffic management and road safety measures 
implemented in Edward Street, Downpatrick, over the last 5 years, 
including: 1) details of any road works or maintenance carried out; 2) 
details of all measures to ensure safety outside the primary school; 3) 
information arising from any studies of road performance and traffic 
DFI/2018-0467
Media
Granted in full.
14/11/2018
13/12/2018
patterns, both as a two way and one way system; 4) traffic flow data, 
including sampling times; 5) details of the DfI plans to alleviate congestion 
and predictions of traffic flow over the next five years; 6) the frequency of 
signage inspection and review; and 7) the results of any consultations 
conducted with residents, etc. 
Information relating to Community Transport Organisations funded by the 
Department, including: 1) the names of each Organisation; 2) the amount 
Public 
of funding, per person, per trip for each Organisation; 3) the amount paid 
DFI/2018-0468
Granted in full.
15/11/2018
14/12/2018
representative
to Disability Action; 4) the amount of funding received by each Community 
Transport Association over the last 3 years; and 5) the amount received 
by Disability Action. 
Information regarding expenditure regarding cases in the High Court and 
the Court of Appeal in relation to the proposed ARC21 incinerator in 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0469
Media
Mallusk, including: 1) the overall cost to the Department; and 2) any 
some information 
15/11/2018
13/12/2018
available breakdown of the costs, e.g. spending on legal fees, etc.  
not held.
(Following on from DFI/2018-0313).
Information relating to the A5 Western Transport Corridor, including: 1) 
Public 
the total costs incurred to date; and 2) an annual breakdown of these 
DFI/2018-0470
Granted in full.
15/11/2018
03/12/2018
representative
costs (e.g. consultants, legal, groundwork preparation, planning fees, 
etc.).
Details of gully cleaning equipment operated in Derry, following flooding in 
August 2017, including: 1) the number and locations of units currently 
based in Derry; 2) confirmation of whether any additional units were 
Member of the 
brought to Derry from Belfast; 3) the monthly and total cost of hiring the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0471
Partial disclosure.
16/11/2018
07/12/2018
public
units; 4) the number of times that gully cleaning units, permanently based 
commercial or industrial information.
in Derry, have been used since August 2017; 5) the number of times hired 
units have been used in the same period; and 6) the reasons for hiring in 
units, if any, when there are two permanently based in Derry.
Information held relating to the Department's handling of its consultation 
response with regard to a mineral prospecting licence being sought by the 
Koza Gold Corporation for the Mid Ulster and Fermanagh & Omagh 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0472
Campaign group
Council areas, in 2015-2016, including: 1) a copy of the request and all 
some information 
19/11/2018
13/12/2018
input from the Department; 2) copies of all records held associated with 
not held.
Ministerial sign off; and 3) copies of any records held in relation to sign off 
by the SpAd. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details regarding new Westminster legislation and Northern Ireland Office 
(NIO) guidance aimed at clarifying the powers of civil servants in the 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0473
Media
absence of devolved Ministers, August 2018 to date, including: 1) copies 
some information 
13/12/2018
06/02/2019
of all related correspondence, including on media queries; and copies of 
not held.
any minutes of notes taken of meetings.
Details regarding reports of cheating in each of the driving theory and 
practical exams from 2015 to present, including: 1) the number of 
DFI/2018-0474
Media
reports/cases of alleged cheating; 2) any available breakdown of the types  Granted in full.
20/11/2018
17/12/2018
of cheating; and 3) copies of any details or notes of the alleged cheating 
and whether cheating was found to have occurred. 
Details regarding driving examiner incidents and complaints from 2015 to 
present, including numbers of reports of: 1) physical attacks on driving 
DFI/2018-0475
Media
examiners; 2) verbal attacks or abuse against examiners; 3) attacks on 
Partial disclosure.
21/11/2018
04/12/2018 s40: personal information.
property; 4) accident or injury to learner driver or examiner; and %) if 
possible, a breakdown of each report, or copies of notes of each incident.
A copy of any record of engagement between the Department and Derry 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0476
Business
City and Strabane Council with regard to an Enforcement Notice issued 
Partial disclosure.
20/11/2018
19/12/2018
inquiries.
for the Old Bridge Road, Strabane. 
All records held relating to recent applications for the Homeowner Flood 
Protection Grant Scheme in the Eglinton, Co. Londonderry, area, including 
the numbers of applications submitted, approved and refused for: 1) 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0477
Eglinton; 2) St. Canice's; 3) Ashburn Park; 4) Dunverne Gardens; 5) any 
Withdrawn.
20/11/2018
public
other location (specified) in Eglinton; together with an explanation for 
variations in treatment and why Dunverne Gardens are deemed "not at 
risk".
Member of the 
Details of the number of bridges on Cornahaltie Road, Belleek, Co. 
DFI/2018-0478
Granted in full.
22/11/2018
23/11/2018
public
Fermanagh, their inspection frequency, and their loading capacity.
Information relating to potholes in Northern Ireland in 2017 and 2018, 
broken down by calendar year, including: 1) the number reported; 2) the 
Granted in full - 
DFI/2018-0479
Business
number repaired; 3) the total amount spent on repair; 4) the total amount  some information 
23/11/2018
18/12/2018
paid in compensation for vehicular damage; and 5) minimum depth and 
not held.
width for a defect to be recorded as a pothole.
Information associated with personal injury sustained on the Turnaface 
Road and Dunbraggy Road, Cookstown, on 31 July 2018, including: 1) 
details of any works carried out on the carriageway within a year of the 
DFI/2018-0480
Business
Lapsed.
13/12/2018
incident; 2) the relevant maintenance procedure and records of inspection 
in the previous three years; 3) details of all complaints/reports and of any 
steps taken to address flooding; and 4) details of any other accidents.
Copies of all information DVA holds electronically regarding Lyons 
DFI/2018-0481
Business
Fully withheld.
26/11/2018
20/12/2018 s14: vexatious.
Haulage electronically, January 2014 to January 2018.
Details of all investigations, enquiries, inspections, site attendances, and 
Member of the 
copies of all associated documents, carried out in relation to the 
DFI/2018-0482
Partial disclosure.
27/11/2018
25/01/2019
Regulation 13: personal information
public
designation of coastal lands at Carnalea, Co Down in the Belfast 
Metropolitan Area Plan.
Copies of the Department's formal submission to Common Travel Areas 
s27: international relations; & s35: 
DFI/2018-0483
Media
Paper, the EU income stream financial exercise, the EU Exit legislation 
Fully withheld.
27/11/2018
04/01/2019 formulation of government policy.
project and the Department’s latest EU Exit risk register.
A transcript of all the notes made by the Traffic Attendant on his handheld 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0484
device which relate to a Penalty Charge Notice (RS28026271) issued in 
Granted in full.
26/11/2018
18/12/2018
public
Holywood on Saturday 25/8/2018.
A breakdown of the number of taxi driver licence holders, by gender and 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0485
age, in Northern Ireland for each year since 2015; using age bands: 17-
some information 
29/11/2018
02/01/2019
public
24; 25-34; 35-54; 55-64; 65-69; 70-75; 76-80; and 81 & older.
not held.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
The number of Penalty Charge Notices issued in the pedestrian zone at 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0486
Fountain Street, Belfast, between the hours of 6 and 11 am, over the last  Granted in full.
03/12/2018
03/01/2019
public
10 years.
Copies of all information TRU holds on Lyons haulage electronically to 
DFI/2018-0487
Business
include emails to third party companies and individuals from January 2014  Fully withheld.
03/12/2018
15/01/2019 s14: vexatious.
to January 2018.  
Details of the number of Goods Vehicle operators with O Licences and 
DFI/2018-0488
Business
head offices in Northern Ireland, the number of vehicles they have, and a  Granted in full.
05/12/2018
07/12/2018
list of the operators.
A copy of the legal advice provided to the Department in relation to an 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0489
Campaign group
Fully withheld.
07/12/2018
10/01/2019
Experimental Traffic Control Scheme 2018 (taxis in bus lanes). 
inquiries.
Copies of all inspection reports relating to a specified pothole on the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0490
Ballygowan Road, Belfast, January to March 2018, associated with a 
Granted in full.
13/11/2018
11/12/2018
public
claim for vehicular damage.
Details of all carriageway defects reported in 2017-2018 in the Comber 
and Dundonad areas, including a log of every defect reported (date, time, 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0491
total number of reports, parameters of the defects, action taken , when, 
Granted in full.
10/12/2018
15/01/2019
public
criteria/reasoning for decisions taken) and all inspections conducted (date 
& time, scheduled or not, findings, action taken, criteria and reasoning).
Information relating to on-call fees for duties performed predominantly 
from home within DfI Roads Western Division, including: 1) the roles paid 
Member of the 
one hour for a call out; 2) the roles paid a minimum 3 hour rate; 3) the 
DFI/2018-0492
Granted in full.
05/12/2018
11/01/2019
public
roles in other Divisions paid a single hour's pay; 4) the roles in other 
Divisions being paid a minimum of three hours; and 5) the reasons for 
Western Division having a different position to others.
Information relating to the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices issued, 
between 05 September and 30 November, for road users driving in Belfast 
Public 
Rapid Transit bus lanes: 1) the total number issued, a) between 
DFI/2018-0493
Granted in full.
10/12/2018
11/01/2019
representative
Dundonald P&R and May Street, and b) May Street and McKinstry Road; 
and 2) the number issued on Saturdays, a) between Dundonald and May 
Street, and b) May Street & McKinstry Road.
Breakdown of the cost of the project Junction Improvements at B62 
DFI/2018-0494
Business
Granted in full.
12/12/2018
10/01/2019
Cullybackey Road/U2029 Woodtown Road Ballymena.
Details relating to the Department's policies and guidance in relation to 
IR35 off-payroll reforms, including: 1) confirmation that the Department is 
DFI/2018-0495
Campaign group
familiar with the reforms; and copies of any 2) internal guidelines; 3) 
Granted in full.
11/12/2018
14/01/2019
policies; 4) explanatory documents issued to agencies; and 5) internal 
guidance on how to assess off-payroll status. 
Information relating to potholes/carriageway defects in Northern Ireland, 
for each financial year from 2016-2017 to date, including: 1) the number 
DFI/2018-0496
Campaign group
reported; 2) the minimum dimensions to be recorded as a pothole; 3) the  Granted in full.
11/12/2018
14/01/2019
amount paid out in compensation for vehicular damage; 4) the number of 
defects repaired; and 5) the cost of repairs.
Details of hours of work claimed by staff who were employed to attend the 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2018-0497
community consultation at Newry Conference Centre on 15th November 
Partial disclosure.
11/12/2018
20/12/2018
public
commercial or industrial information.
and 6th December 2018.
Copies of information detailing DfI Roads, and its contractor, gully/road 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0498
drain emptying/cleaning operations in the Donaghmore area in October 
Granted in full.
12/12/2018
16/01/2019
public
2017 and December 2018.
Details relating to the time taken, from initiation to conclusion, to create 
and update RSPPGs (including identity of RSPPGs), including: 1) the 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0499
average time to create; 2) the average time to update; 3) the longest time  Granted in full.
13/12/2018
09/01/2019
public
to create; 4) the shortest time to create; 5) the longest time to update; and 
6) the shortest time to update. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Public 
Copies of the inspection records for the Portavogie Road, details of how 
DFI/2018-0500
Granted in full.
26/11/2018
02/01/2019
representative
inspections are carried out, together with the repair history of the road.
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
The cost to the Department of 4 personnel, two lorries and a tractor for 
DFI/2018-0501
some information 
18/01/2019
14/01/2019
public
one and a half days.
not held.
Details of the current DfI Permanent Secretary's expenses since they took 
DFI/2018-0502
Campaign group
Granted in full.
17/12/2018
21/12/2018
up the role, including amounts spent and the recipient companies. 
Member of the 
The cost of cutting and picking up trees along all roads in Northern Ireland 
DFI/2018-0503
Granted in full.
13/12/2018
10/01/2019
public
(as far back as possible).
Copies of all road safety audits (draft or completed) or information relating 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0504
to any other road safety assessments carried out on the A1 road between  Granted in full.
20/02/2019
20/03/2019
public
Lisburn and Banbridge.
Member of the 
Information pertaining to the pass/fail percentage re Lisburn Driver Test 
DFI/2018-0505
Fully withheld.
12/12/2018
08/01/2019 Section 40 - personal information
public
Centre 2014 - to date.  Also pass/fail percentage for a named examiner.
Copies of any information held with regard to planning development 
LA10/2016/1206/F (a proposed housing development of 87 No. units 
adjacent to 31 Derrygonnelly Road, Drumlyon, Enniskillen), any licences 
Member of the 
DFI/2018-0506
issued or observations made,  by the Rivers Agency to peoples involved 
Partial disclosure.
19/12/2018
22/01/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
with the development, either written,email, telephone etc., with particular 
reference to the possible pollution of Kinarla Lough and increasing the 
flood plain on site.
Information regarding payments, audits and inspections associated with 
Strangford Ferry, 24 October 2016-5 December 2017, including: 1) a 
Member of the 
copy, from the non-payment book, of the non-payment recorded for the 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2018-0507
Partial disclosure.
05/12/2018
11/01/2019
public
16:15 sailing on 15 October 207; and the dates, in order of all 2) audit 
inquiries.
reports; 3) ticket inspections; 4) float inspections; and 5) any other type of 
inspections carried out.
Copies of any minutes or file notes regarding a meeting between DfI 
Member of the 
Roads and MBA Planning on 01 November 2018, with regard to Lidl's 
DFI/2018-0508
Granted in full.
21/12/2018
10/01/2019
public
planning application (LA07/2018/0001/0) for a new retail unit in Newcastle, 
Co. Down.
Details of the dates and durations of road closures and planned road 
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
closures on the A20 between Kircubbin and Portaferry (particularly any 
DFI/2018-0509
some information 
20/12/2018
21/01/2019
public
requiring diversions between the junction of the B173 Rubane Road and 
not held.
Portaferry), from 2005 to date.
Copies of all information held, from the last 5 years, by the Department in 
DFI/2018-0510
Solicitor
Partial disclosure.
18/01/2019
24/01/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
relation to the Shimna River Flood Alleviation Scheme.
A complete map of Cycle Lanes and Tracks in Northern Ireland, including 
any bus lanes that cyclists are permitted to use and any sections of 
DFI/2018-0511
Campaign group
Granted in full.
27/12/2018
05/01/2019
shared use pavements.  If no NI map is available, Belfast Area or any 
maps or data that would allow for creation of same.
Details of the road in Northern Ireland with 1) the most complaints, 
DFI/2018-0512
Business
including number; 2) greatest expenditure on repairs, including amount; 
Granted in full.
20/12/2018
23/01/2019
and 3) the total expenditure on roadworks and road repairs in NI.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of bridge infrastructure in Northern Ireland, including 1) the 
number, with spans of 1.5m , or longer, for which the Department is 
respnsible; 2) of these: a) the no limited to less than 7.5t weight restriction; 
b) the number in need of repair/enhancement to carry more than 7.5t; c) 
Public 
the total estimated cost for such works; and d) the number of intended 
DFI/2018-0513
Granted in full.
31/12/2018
30/01/2019
representative
repairs or replacements and estimated costs for te next 5 years; 3) the 
Department's overall expenditure on highway infrastructure in each of the 
preceding 5 financial years, and what percentage it was of overall 
Government expenditure; and 4) from this, the amount spent on bridge 
repairs and maintenence. 
Information associated with a claim for vehicular damage at Drumnaquoile 
Road, Dromara, 24 January 2018, including: 1) the number of complaints 
Member of the 
received by the Department about the carriageway, between 1 January 
DFI/2018-0514
Granted in full.
17/12/2018
17/01/2019
public
2017 and 29 January 2018; 2) a copy of the inspection report, and any 
associated photographs, for the inspection on 28 July 2017; and 3) the 
number of other claims for vehicular damage for the same road.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information associated with a meeting between DfI officials, MLAs and a 
Member of the public relating to cycle lane provision and enforcement, 
held on 26 October 2018, including: 1) a copy of the minutes; 2) a list of 
DFI/2019-0001 Campaign group
Granted in full.
02/01/2019
22/01/2019
the attendees; 3) copies of all records held re: organising the meeting; and 
4) details of the process by which members of the public could arrange 
meetings with DfI staff.
Details of the number of occasions that 7 named Ballymena Councillors 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0002
have raised roads related issues (defects, road safety issues, street 
Granted in full.
02/01/2019
29/01/2019
public
lighting, residential parking, etc.) from 2014-2015 to date.
A copy of the full Notes of Articles in respect of the Roads (NI) Order 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0003
1993, the Street Works (NI) Order 1995 and the Road Traffic Regulation 
Granted in full.
02/01/2019
19/01/2019
public
(NI) Order 1997, mentioned in RSPPG S003.
Copies of statistical data held by the Department in relation to Belfast 
Member of the 
Rapid Transit's Glider services, including: 1) all statistics regarding usage; 
DFI/2019-0004
Granted in full.
02/01/2019
15/01/2019
public
and 2) any statistics relating to the underlying objective of moving 
commuters from private cars to Glider.
Copies of DfI Roads Northern Division's records relating to Planning 
Application Number LA02/2018/0174/O, proposed farm dwelling and 
garage c30 metres south of 46 Granagh Road Cullybackey, and the 
DFI/2019-0005 Business
Granted in full.
04/01/2019
17/01/2019
associate Planning Appeal Reference Number 2018/A0033, including: site 
notes, internal communications and all information relating to the 
measured speed assessment undertaken by DfI Roads.
Details of any single dwelling planning applications in the last 2 years 
where DfI Roads, as consultee, stipulated or accepted visibility splay 
s12: cost of compliance exceeds the 
DFI/2019-0006 Business
lengths of 65 metres and under (Y distance as per DCAN 15) for the 
Fully withheld.
04/01/2019
22/01/2019 appropriate limit.
associated entrance onto the public road, including planning reference 
and assumed design speedin each case. 
Copies of any correspondence/responses to the 1974 consultation with 
Member of the 
regards to the Monagh Bypass, Belfast, including any separate 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0007
04/01/2019
08/02/2019
public
correspondence from individuals with an interest in the land (i.e. those 
held.
listed in the notice as being affected by the development).
Details of the number of private hire taxi, operating from depots, and black 
Member of the 
taxi drivers that have been charged and points put on their license, as a 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0008
07/01/2019
30/01/2019
public
result of the introduction of new legislation in relation to over charging and  held.
picking up illegally in Belfast city centre.
Copies of information held, relating to the C539 Killeague Road, Garvagh 
(between the A29 Drumcroon Road and Kinnyglass Road) from 1 January 
2011 to date, including: 1) all inspection records; 2) any associated 
additional, more detailed, records; 3) copies of all associated INspectors' 
notebook entries; 4) all complaints received about the condition of the 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0009
road; 5) all related emails regarding limited maintenance, policies, 
Granted in full.
07/01/2019
01/02/2019
public
procedures and guidelines published in the period; 6) all third party 
notifications raised for referral to staff; 7) the inspector's diary entry for 7 
February 2018 in relation to a complaint received about a pothole, and 
associated jobcards; and 8) a print-out of the entire list of defects 
identified, and theur status. 
A copy of any assessments carried out at Edward Street, Downpatrick, the 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0010
date of the last assessment, details of the decision maker for the street 
Granted in full.
04/01/2019
01/02/2019
public
and the costs of a) a one way system and b) the cost of a zebra crossing.
Copies of the most recent Autumn/Winter DfI Reports, presented to the 
following Councils on the specified dates: 1) Derry & Strabane Council, 21 
DFI/2019-0011 Campaign group
November; 2) Mid Ulster Council, 13 November; 3) North Down Council, 
Granted in full.
08/01/2019
14/01/2019
13 November; 4) Lisburn & Castlereagh Council, 30 October; and 5) 
Antrim & Newtownabbey. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of any planning applications over the last 36 months, including the 
planning reference numbers, where DfI Roads/Transport NI have either 
s12: cost of compliance exceeds the 
DFI/2019-0012 Business
commissioned or undertaken their own measured assessment of the 
Fully withheld.
09/01/2019
29/01/2019 appropriate limit.
design speed on a public road, together with copies of any output data not 
available on the PlanningNI website. 
Details of Departmental decisions: 1) referred to the Senior Decision 
Making Forum, including: a) the dates of each referral; b) a list of the 
agreed decisions; c) a list of the decisions ; and d) a list of the pending 
s21: information reasonably accessible to 
Public 
decisions; and 2) a log of the decisions currently awaiting: a) Senior 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0013
09/01/2019
01/03/2019 the applicant by other means & s35: 
representative
Decision Making Forum agreement; b) Permanent Secretary 
disclosure.
formulation of government policy.
endorsement; c) Ministerial attention; d) those endorsed by the Permanent 
Secretary and implemented; or e) endorsed by the Permanent Secretary 
and the decision deferred.
Details of the decision making process in the Department in the absence 
of a Minister, including: 1) the number of times legal advice has been 
Public 
sought on whether a decision should be taken, or await the arrival of a 
DFI/2019-0014
Pending
09/01/2019
22/02/2019 s42: Legal professional privilege
representative
new Minister; 2) a list of every decision for which legal advice was sought 
and, of those, a decision tken or deferred as a result; and 3) the estimated 
cost, since January 2017, incurred in seeking this legal advice.
Information relating to bus lane Penalty Charge Notices in Belfast since 
June 2015, including: 1) the number of bus lanes as of a) June 2015; b) 
DFI/2019-0015 Media
June 2016; c) June 2017; d) June 2018; and e) January 2019; and 2) an 
Granted in full.
09/01/2019
04/02/2019
annual breakdown of PCNs issued, by bus lane, together with the total 
figure.
Details of the total cost to the Department associated with unauthorised 
Member of the 
use of lands owned by the applicant for a park and share car park at The 
DFI/2019-0016
Granted in full.
10/01/2019
28/02/2019
public
Elk, Toomebridge, including costs incurred by Departmental Solicitor's 
Office and the applicant, December 2005-late 2017.
Information relating to parking permits in Northern Ireland for each year, 
2016-2017 to date, including: 1) the number of applications for residential 
DFI/2019-0017 Business
parking permits; 2) the number of these applications that were refused; 3)  Granted in full.
10/01/2019
23/01/2019
the revenue earned from issuing parking permits; and 4) the number of 
roads that require a parking permit.
Copies of: 1) plans made by the Department for various Brexit scenarios; 
s27: international relations; s28: relations 
2) all submissions made to TEO re: a No Deal scenario and the outcome 
DFI/2019-0018 Media
Fully withheld.
10/01/2019
01/02/2019 within the UK; & s35: formulation of 
of day one planning exercise; and 3) all such submissions from ALBs to 
government policy.
the Department. 
Copies of all internal/external notes/meeting notes and emails and 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0019 Business
correspondence on file LA10/2017/1249/F generated between 1st October 
11/01/2019
29/01/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
disclosure.
2018 and 11th January 2019.
A list of the planning applications, over the past 36 months, where DfI 
Roads have considered a measured assessment of the design speed on 
a public road supplied by the applicant (i.e. a 7-day automatic traffic count 
DFI/2019-0020 Business
Fully withheld.
11/01/2019
04/02/2019
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
assessment undertaken by a specialist survey company) for the purposes 
of assessing the visibility splay requirements for an entrance in 
accordance with DCAN 15.
Information relating to claims received by DfI Roads relating to potholes 
for each of the last 5 financial years, 2013-2014 to 2017-2018, including: 
1) the amount paid in compensation to a) cyclists; and b) motorists;  2) the 
DFI/2019-0021 Campaign group
Granted in full.
11/01/2019
08/02/2019
number of individuals a) cyclists; and b) motorists who have received 
compensation; and 3) DfI Roads total expenditure on legal costs 
associated with such claims. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Member of the 
Copies of vehicle records held by DVA for a Honda motorcycle (OIA 8015) 
DFI/2019-0022
Granted in full.
15/01/2019
16/01/2019
public
and a Suzuki motorcycle (XOI 2345).
Member of the 
Copies of the inception reports for the 15 RSPPGs identified in the 
DFI/2019-0023
Granted in full.
09/01/2019
06/02/2019
public
response to DFI/2018-0499.
Details of the date when a specified "Urban Clearway" sign was erected at 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0024
the entrance to the Northern Ireland Statistics Agency on the Stranmillis 
Granted in full.
16/01/2019
13/02/2019
public
Road, Belfast.
Information relating to resurfacing the footway and/or carriageway, carried  Granted in full - 
out by DfI Roads, on Stewartstown Avenue, including 1) details of records 
Member of the 
some 
DFI/2019-0025
of any work carried out; 2) copies of any associated internal reports or 
17/01/2019
14/02/2019
public
information not 
correspondence; and 3) copies of all records of visits to the applicant's 
held.
property or adjacent carriageway and footpath. 
The locations, including geographic coordinates, and other details of all 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0026 Campaign group
17/01/2019
06/02/2019
bicycle parking locations in the Belfast City Council area.
held.
Details, dates and results, of tests of the air quality carried our since 1 
DFI/2019-0027 Campaign group
January 2017 within the following vehicle test centres: Belfast (Boucher 
Granted in full.
18/01/2019
31/01/2019
Road); Ballymena; and Cookstown.
Information relating to cancellation of The Experimental Traffic Control 
Scheme (Taxis in Bus Lanes) 2018, due to the need for a Minister to take 
the decision, including: 1) copies of all associated correspondence; 2) 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0028 Campaign group
23/01/2019
06/02/2019
details of who made the decision; and 3) copies of any correspondence 
held.
regarding reinstatement of the trial, resulting from the Northern Ireland 
(Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018.
Information regarding the Department's involvement, if any, with a named 
individual and Highgate Capital, including: 1) Confirmation of whether DfI 
staff met with the named individual; 2) confirmation of whether DfI staff 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0029 Media
21/01/2019
18/02/2019
held any meetings representatives from Highgate Capital; 3) the dates of  held.
any meetings and attendees; and 4) copies of all records held relating to 
any such meetings.
The total number of respondents to the "Alfred Street/Upper Arthur Street 
DFI/2019-0030 Campaign group
Granted in full.
23/01/2019
01/02/2019
Cycle Lane" consultation.
Copies of any Armoy-related information associated with the Department's 
reporting obligations under the Rural Needs Act (NI) 2016, if no 
DFI/2019-0031 Campaign group
Granted in full.
23/01/2019
26/02/2019
information held, confirmation of how the Department is showing due 
regard for rural needs.
Copies of: 1) inspection records for walked inspections on the Kilmascally  Granted in full - 
Road, Ardboe (Cookstown Section), from the Mullanhoe Road junction 
Member of the 
some 
DFI/2019-0032
past the GAA grounds to the end of the road, carried out since January 
23/01/2019
20/02/2019
public
information not 
2015, 2) all complaints regarding defects; and 3) the relevant guidelines 
held.
on what constitutes a defective kerb.
Copies of the Planning Application Consultation (DC) Checklist completed 
by DfI Roads for each of the following planning applications: 1) 
DFI/2019-0033 Business
LA02/2017/0531/O; 2) LA03/2015/0169/O; 3) LA02/2016/0661/O; 4) 
Granted in full.
23/01/2019
13/02/2019
LA02/2017/0951/O; 5) LA02/2015/0216/O; 6) LA02/2016/0565/O; 7) 
LA02/2016/1003/O; 8) LA02/2017/0983/O; and 9) LA02/2018/0801/O. 
Information relating to a section of the Newry Road, Kilkeel, between nos. 
171 and 182, including details relating to a manhole cover, gullies and 
DFI/2019-0034 Solicitor
drains, any proposed works, accident reports received and associated 
Granted in full.
22/01/2019
19/02/2019
communications, the number of road traffic accidents and flooding 
incidents reported over the last 3 years.  
Information relating to street and resurfacing works in the Kilkeel area 
DFI/2019-0035 Solicitor
over the last year, including: 1) the contractor(s) responsible; and 2) 
Granted in full.
23/01/2019
19/02/2019
copies of any job cards or schedules for works carried out and completed.  

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to Traffic Attendants and whether they are allowed 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0036
park on double yellow lines, including copies of relevant legislation 
Granted in full.
24/01/2019
15/02/2019
public
allowing them to park their vehicles on double yellow lines.
Copies of the ‘Memos’ issued by Alistair Beggs to Katrina Godfrey and 
Katrina Godfrey to Alistair Beggs in relation to the following 2 no. planning 
applications: 1) P/2011/0792/RM Erection of Turbot Fish Farm at 285 
Member of the 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0037
metres south west of No 359 Newry Road Kilkeel (amended address); and 
22/01/2019
19/02/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
disclosure.
2) A/2009/0759/F Closure works and reprofiling of former landfill site using 
inert materials to comply with Landfill Regulations (NI) 2003 at Woodside 
Road Landfill Site, 48 Woodside Road, Newbuildings, Londonderry.
Copies of all documents, records, minutes and correspondence, both 
internal and external, which deal with discussions and decisions to include 
DFI/2019-0038 Campaign group
Granted in full.
24/01/2019
21/02/2019
(or not) design considerations for cycling in the Department for 
Communities' Clifton Gateway Public Realm Scheme.
Copies of all records relating to an issue with a culvert on the 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0039 Business
25/01/2019
20/02/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Magheralane Road, near McKeestown Road, Ballymena.
disclosure.
Copies of all inspection reports, and details of all repairs carried out on the 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0040
U1709 Mulnafye Road, Omagh (particularly sections 01, 02 and 03) over 
Granted in full.
28/01/2019
22/02/2019
public
the last 3 years.
Information relating to carriageway defects on the Drumnaquoile Road, 
Dromore, Co. Down, including: 1) the dates of the seven complaints 
Member of the 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0041
received by DfI Roads between 1 and 29 January 2018; and 2) the dates 
24/01/2019
18/02/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
disclosure.
of the 14 claims received by the Department since 1987, with details of 
the claim, damage, and any compensation awarded. 
Details, where DfI Roads was a consultee for planning applications made 
during the month of March 2018, of the planning reference numbers of 
any planning applications where DfI Roads stipulated or accepted visibility 
DFI/2019-0042 Business
Lapsed
23/01/2019
splay lengths of 65 metres and under (Y distance as per DCAN 15) for the 
associated entrance onto the public road, together with the design speed 
assumed by DfI Roads in each occasion.
Details, where DfI Roads was a consultee for planning applications made 
during the month of May 2018, of the planning reference numbers of any 
applications where DfI Roads have either commissioned or undertaken 
their own measured assessment of the design speed on a public road (i.e. 
DFI/2019-0043 Business
Lapsed
30/01/2019
a 7-day automatic traffic count assessment) for the purposes of assessing 
the visibility splay requirements for an entrance in accordance with DCAN 
15, and a copy of the output data from such a measured assessment, 
where it is not available on the Planning Portal.  
A copy of DfI Planning's internal Development Management Operation 
DFI/2019-0044 Business
Guidance, developed by DOE, relating to mains foul connections. (GM 
Granted in full.
31/01/2019
13/02/2019
Design Associates)
Member of the 
Details of the number of Penalty Charge Notices, broken down by 
DFI/2019-0045
Granted in full.
11/02/2019
06/03/2019
public
contravention, issued in Armagh in 2017 and 2018.
Request about two vehicle records held at DVA Historical Records 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0046
Coleraine. Does vehicle record XOI 2345 relate to a Suzuki motorcycle 
05/02/2019
08/02/2019
public
held.
and OIA 8015 relate to a Honda motorcycle?

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details, where DfI Roads was a consultee for planning applications made 
during the month of June 2018, of the planning reference numbers of any 
applications where DfI Roads have either commissioned or undertaken 
their own measured assessment of the design speed on a public road (i.e. 
DFI/2019-0047 Business
Lapsed
05/02/2019
a 7-day automatic traffic count assessment) for the purposes of assessing 
the visibility splay requirements for an entrance in accordance with DCAN 
15, and a copy of the output data from such a measured assessment, 
where it is not available on the Planning Portal.
Copies of all correspondence in relation to a specified compensation 
Member of the 
Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2019-0048
claim, and of any reports concerning a section of the Ballinderry Road, for 
05/02/2019
05/03/2019
public
disclosure.
inquiries.
one mile towards Upper Ballinderry in relation the last 4 years, etc.
Member of the 
A copy of a report and CCTV survey that was carried out on the flooding 
DFI/2019-0049
Granted in full.
07/02/2019
06/03/2019
public
issues at Ashton Park, Finaghy, BT10 0JQ.
Information held regarding the operation of Civil Servant decision making 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0050
without a Minister under the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and 
Granted in full.
07/02/2019
26/02/2019
public
Exercise of Functions) Act 2018.
Details of the process by which drivers renew LGV/PSV licences and 
DFI/2019-0051 Business
Granted in full.
08/02/2019
27/02/2019
monthly data for all DLM1 medicals completed since 2015.
Information relating to Belfast City bus lanes, broken down by bus lane, 
including: 1) the total cost of introducing the bus lanes; 2) the cost of 
DFI/2019-0052 Campaign group
monitoring unauthorised use (cameras, etc.); 3) the amount generated via  Granted in full.
08/02/2019
04/03/2019
PCNs and other legal action; and 4) the total legal costs to the 
Department of any challenges. 
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information & 
Copies of all correspondence between the Department for Infrastructure 
Partial 
Reg. 12(4)(d): material in the course of 
DFI/2019-0053 Solicitor
and Fermanagh and Omagh District Council in relation to the Council’s 
20/02/2019
21/03/2019
disclosure.
completion, unfinished documents and 
draft Plan Strategy.
incomplete data.
Information relating to parking on Old Kenlis Street and Kenlis Street, 
Banbridge, including: 1) confirmation of any official sanction for double 
yellow lines, and whether normal restrictions apply; 2) whether any taxi 
Member of the 
company or Member of the public has a derogation allowing parking on 
DFI/2019-0054
Granted in full.
11/02/2019
08/03/2019
public
the double yellow lines; 3) the cost of such a derogation, and details of 
who receives payment; 4) if no derogation exists, why TAs do not enforce 
restrictions; and 5) confirmation of whether the Permanent Secretary is 
content with non-enforcement of parking restrictions.
Details of any Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs), Individuals, 
Government Departments, Elected Members (MPs, MLAs, MEPs or 
Member of the 
Councillors), Trade Bodies or Companies have, since January 2016, 
DFI/2019-0055
Granted in full.
11/02/2019
07/03/2019
public
lobbied or requested of the DfI not to commence the enactment, or to 
delay the enactment of the Review of Mineral Planning Permissions 
(ROMPs), is contained within the Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011.
Information relating to planning decisions requiring Ministerial approval, 
including: 1) the number, for each year, 2008 to 2018, referred to the 
Minister for approval (as opposed to DoE officials or local authorities); 2) a 
DFI/2019-0056 Media
Granted in full.
12/02/2019
11/03/2019
list of the cases, and whether planning approval was rejected or approved; 
and 3) the number of such decisions that were applications for 
retrospective planning permission.
Information relating to Planning Application Ref: LA04/2018/0059/F, 
including details of: 1) all communications/correspondence; 2) all 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0057
assessments, surveys or consultations; 3) any consideration of an 
Granted in full.
12/02/2019
12/03/2019
public
objection from Claire Bailey MLA; and 4) any internal DfI QA, review and 
approval of the decision. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers (including postal address/post code and office telephone 
DFI/2019-0058 Business
Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
number details which is already in the public domain) that are or have 
been involved with Belfast Tidal Flood Alleviation Scheme. 
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers (including postal address/post code and office telephone 
DFI/2019-0059 Business
Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
number details which is already in the public domain) that are or have 
been involved with Lissue Stream Flood Alleviation Scheme.
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers (including postal address/post code and office telephone 
DFI/2019-0060 Business
Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
number details which is already in the public domain) that are or have 
been involved with Shimna River, Newcastle Flood Alleviation Scheme.
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers (including postal address/post code and office telephone 
DFI/2019-0061 Business
Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
number details which is already in the public domain) that are or have 
been involved with Clonoe Flood Alleviation Scheme.
A full list of all the main contractors, consultants, sub-contractors & 
suppliers (including postal address/post code and office telephone 
DFI/2019-0062 Business
number details which is already in the public domain) that are or have 
Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
been involved with Holywell Burn & Flush Bridge Stream Flood Alleviation 
Schemes.
A full list of all the current projects, main contractors, consultants, sub-
contractors & suppliers (including postal address/post code and office 
DFI/2019-0063 Business
telephone number details which is already in the public domain) that are or  Granted in full.
13/02/2019
13/03/2019
have been involved with Water and Environmental Management 
Framework (WEM).
A copy of any information held regarding the Parking Enforcement Unit’s 
Member of the 
investigation into the Challenge and Investigation of the PCN No. 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0064
13/02/2019
12/03/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information. 
public
RS28763746 and any information regarding communications between 
disclosure.
Parkmobile and the investigating officer/clerk.
Granted in full - 
Details of carriageway defects and of claims for compensation for 
some 
DFI/2019-0065 Media
vehicular damage, by road, 2016-2018 (as provided for 2013-2015 in 
14/02/2019
14/03/2019
information not 
DRD/2016-0059).
held
The total cost to the Department, including materials and staff wages to 
promote or provide dual English & Irish language or Irish language, 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0066
courses, literature, promotion signage, and all other affiliated promotional  Granted in full.
14/02/2019
13/03/2019
public
material and or services for the above over the past 20 Years and 10 
years respectively.
Details of how fees were calculated by DVA for: 1) taxi PSV tests; 2) bus 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0067
PSV tests; 3) car MOT tests; 4) taxi operator licence (small operator); and  Granted in full.
15/02/2019
15/03/2019
public
5) renewal of taxi operator licence (small operator). 
Details relating to measured assessments of the design speed on public 
roads conducted by Traffic Section, including: 1) the default settings 
applied in the software used; 2) copies of the guidance provided to 
DFI/2019-0068 Business
personnel installing the equipment; 3) the standard (DMRB) for 
Granted in full.
18/02/2019
19/03/2019
installations; 4) confirmation of whether the speed surveys are corrected 
for weather conditions; and 5) confirmation of whether surveys are 
conducted in accordance with DEM 118/16.
All information in relation to all ground investigation surveys and tests 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0069
undertaken on Plots 3-04,3-05,3-06,3-07,3-08,3-08A for the A6 dual 
Granted in full.
18/02/2019
19/03/2019
public
carriageway scheme.
A copy of the Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) undertaken as part of the 
DFI/2019-0070 Campaign group
Body Worn Video (BWV) deployment as part of DVA(NI), together with the  Granted in full.
19/02/2019
20/03/2019
identity of the Data Controller for DVA(NI), and specifically the BWV.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Details of all correspondence from and to the department in the last 2 
Member of the 
Partial 
Partial disclosure. - Reg. 12(3) & 13: 
DFI/2019-0071
years, regarding a proposed bridge/crossing point of the Bann river at the 
19/02/2019
11/03/2019
public
disclosure.
personal information. Yes.
Bannfoot/Maghery.
Information relating to 119 enforcement operations, detections & offences  Granted in full - 
during the period 23 April 2018 to 26 September 2018, identified in 
some 
DFI/2019-0072 Campaign group
DFI/2018-0392, including: 1) the total costs for these operations; 2) the 
20/02/2019
21/03/2019
information not 
standard day costs or these operations; and 3) overtime costs for these 
held.
operations.
Information relating to planning application LA03/201/0185/F (Calhame 
Pig Factory), including a copy of the assessments upon which expert 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0073
opinion is based, including the criteria used in the risk assessments and 
Granted in full.
20/02/2019
06/03/2019
public
the evidence that each issue raised by objectors has been actively 
considered by those consulted and by planners.
Copies of any information DfI Roads may possess on the diversion of the 
DFI/2019-0074 Business
Granted in full.
21/02/2019
22/02/2019
Greenisland Stream as part of the A2 Shore Road project.
Contact details of those in DfI involved in the decision making-process for 
DFI/2019-0075 Business
Fully withheld.
19/02/2019
22/03/2019 Section 40: personal information
the Procurement of Telecoms and IT Hardware and Services.
Copies of records held relating to 'Knockiveagh', 'Knock Iveagh' '15 or 15A 
Iveagh Road', 'Knock Iveagh Round Cairn', 'Knock Iveagh Cairn', 'Iveagh 
Road', 'Lisnacroppan Road' 'Ayr Power', 'Neil Wylie', 'GoFibre Ltd', 
'Airfibre Ltd' or 'BT32 5QZ', including: 1) all correspondence, and 
Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(d): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0076 Campaign group
22/02/2019
19/04/2019
associated records, between the Department and Armagh City, Banbridge  disclosure.
proceedings.
and Craigvon Borough Council; 2) all internal DfI records; and 3) any 
records of meetings between 5th September 2017 and 22nd February 
2019. 
Member of the 
Copies of all documents relating to requests for traffic calming measures 
DFI/2019-0077
Withdrawn
22/02/2019
21/03/2019
public
on Lone Moor Road, Derry.
Information regarding licence renewals, including: 1) the average time 
taken to key in a straight-forward applications; 2) the average time to key 
in complex applications; 3) the average time for all applications; 4) the 
number of staff keying-in applications; 5) a breakdown of the numbers of 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0078
Licence Renewal Applications received since January 2018; 6) the 
Withdrawn
26/02/2019
21/03/2019
public
numbers received for February 2019; 7) the number of applications lost 
since January 2018; 8) the GDPR protocol used when applications are 
mislaid; and 9) the number of customer complaints in the last 3 years 
associated with licence applications.
Details of the phrasing of any request for potential legal advice sought by 
Member of the 
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
DFI/2019-0079
the Department in relation to requests about Pig Lane, including copies of  Fully withheld.
23/02/2019
26/03/2019
public
inquiries.
any emails or notes involved.
A yearly breakdown, for the last 3 years, of the number of claims made 
against the Department for damage to vehicles caused by potholes 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0080 Media
26/02/2019
26/03/2019
Reg 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable
throughout Northern Ireland, together with a breakdown of cost of each 
disclosure.
claim.
Information relating to changes to the Commercial Operators application 
and renewal forms, etc., including: 1) copies of any updated forms; and 2) 
DFI/2019-0081 Campaign group
Granted in full.
25/02/2019
26/03/2019
all correspondence between the Department and Airporter, in relation to 
accessibility, since the last meeting between DfI and SPEC.
A breakdown of data relating to the number of penalty charge notices 
issued in the Fermanagh and Omagh Council Area in 2018, including: 1) 
DFI/2019-0082 Media
Granted in full.
26/02/2019
15/03/2019
case reference number; 2) date PCN issued; 3) fine paid; and 4) location 
PCN issued. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information held relating to interactions between MCE Public Relations 
and the Minister and Department (including predecessor Departments) 
DFI/2019-0083 Campaign group
about gold mining, Dalradian Resources, or any other issue relating to 
On hold.
04/03/2019
mining projects or precious mineral licenses in Northern Ireland, including: 
1) copies of all correspondence; and 2) a list of all meetings. 
Public 
A breakdown of PCNs issued at Rathfriland Street, Banbridge, on Friday 
DFI/2019-0084
Granted in full.
27/02/2019
26/03/2019
representative
22 February and Saturday 23 February 2019.
Information held about traffic congestion/traffic flows on the Strand Road, 
Buncrana Road, Northland Road and Culmore Road in Derry, for the last 
12 months, including copies of: 1) all minutes/meeting notes regarding 
DFI/2019-0085 Media
Granted in full.
27/02/2019
03/05/2019
meetings between DfI officials and third parties; 2) all correspondence; 
and 3) any related reports, surveys, traffic management strategies or 
plans for the Westbank of Derry City.
Information relating to Rivers Agency's deliberations and investigations 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0086
into the drainage assessment submitted for planning application 
Granted in full.
26/02/2019
27/03/2019
public
D/2010/0118/F.
Copies of any written determination/letter/filenote made under section 27 
of the Planning Act (NI) relating to 8 No. applications: 1) 
DFI/2019-0087 Business
LA02/2016/0006/F; 2) LA04/2016/0421/F; 3) LA09/2016/0232/F; 4) 
Granted in full.
01/03/2019
01/04/2019
LA04/2017 /0878/F; 5) LA08/2016/1328/F; 6) LA04/2017/0474/F; 7) 
LA04/2017 /1388/F; and 8) LA03/2017 /0310/F.
The total number and total value of term contracts awarded by DfI roads, 
in each of the last three financial years, for the following activities: 1) Road 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0088
markings; 2) Asphalt resurfacing; 3) Small scale responsive works; 4) 
Granted in full.
04/03/2019
05/03/2019
public
Environmental maintenance; 5) Structures; 6) Minor improvement works; 
7) Street Lighting; 8) Surface dressing; and 9) Surface treatments.
A list of objections received and the number of residents/properties who 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0089
placed objections in relation to the proposed abandonment of a lane at 15,  Fully withheld.
27/02/2019
01/03/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
Tirmacrannon Road, Loughgall, Co. Armagh.
Information relating to the Moyan Road, Stranocum, Co. Antrim, between 
the Kilraughts Road and Fivey Road junctions, from 1 November 2017 to 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0090
15 February 2019, including: 1) dates of inspections; 2) details and 
Granted in full.
06/03/2019
04/04/2019
public
contents of the reports generated as a result of these inspections; and 3) 
dates and particulars of maintenance work carried out.
A copy of the Environmental Governance Strategy that has been 
DFI/2019-0091 Campaign group
developed by the Department and written about in the Chief Planners 
Granted in full.
06/03/2019
04/04/2019
update of 2 December 2018.
Information relating to licensed taxis in 2017 and 2018, taxi theory tests 
and DVA enforcement, including: 1) the total number of each taxi class 
operating; 2) the total number, of each class, stopped and inspected; 3) 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0092
the total number, for each class, issued with penalties or prosecuted; 4) 
Granted in full.
07/03/2019
04/04/2019
public
the total numbers who have attempted the theory test; 5) the numbers 
who sat it more than once; 6) twice; 7) three times; 8) four times; 9) five 
times; and 10) the number of DVA Enforcement Officers in NI. 
Copies of all reports and correspondence with PSNI regarding an 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0093
Automated Traffic Counter placed on the Kilmascally Road, Ardboe, 
Granted in full.
06/03/2019
27/03/2019
public
Cookstown.
Member of the 
A copy of the DVA risk assessment regarding the dangers associated with 
DFI/2019-0094
Granted in full.
08/03/2019
05/04/2019
public
the use of dashcams in DVA test centres.
Details of ownership status of footpaths and roads in the Killen area and 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0095
behind houses in Lakeview Park (BT71 5DL), together with details of any  Granted in full.
08/03/2019
10/04/2019
public
maintenance schedule.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Granted in full - 
Details of the numbers of trips, slips and falls occurring on the pavement 
Member of the 
some 
DFI/2019-0096
outside Belfast City Hall have been reported to the Department over the 
11/03/2019
19/04/2019
public
information not 
past three years, and the number of these resulting in broken bones.
held.
Details relating to allegations of vehicle damage on the Drumnaquoile 
Member of the 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0097
Road, Ballynahinch/Castlewellan, including: 1) the date(s) of claim(s) in 
11/03/2019
09/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
disclosure.
2017; and 2) the dates of other claims made to DfI in 2018.
Information relating to DfI policies and procedures for introducing traffic 
calming measures, including: 1) the criteria used to decide on installation; 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0098
2) the weighting given to each criterion; 3) the cumulative threshold for 
Granted in full.
12/03/2019
04/04/2019
public
introduction of traffic calming measures; and 4) the grade at which 
decisions are made.
Details of the number of road studs replaced annually by DfI Roads, 
DFI/2019-0099 Campaign group
Granted in full.
13/03/2019
09/04/2019
together with the total mileage of the Northern Ireland public road network.
Details of the number of road/street signs stolen annually in Northern 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0100 Media
13/03/2019
09/04/2019
Ireland, the cost of replacement, and the most frequently stolen signs. 
held.
The number of parking Penalty Charge Notices issued on Bagot Street in 
Member of the 
Newry over the past year, including: 1) the date issued; 2) whether the 
DFI/2019-0101
Granted in full.
13/03/2019
26/03/2019
public
PCN has been paid; and 3) any reports by the Department to PSNI of 
vandalism of parking road markings.
Information relating to taxi driver and operator licenses in Northern 
Ireland, including: 1) the total number; 2) the total number of each class; 
3) the number of licensed taxi operators; 4) the number of licensed taxi 
Partial 
Section 12: cost of compliance exceeds 
DFI/2019-0102 Solicitor
13/03/2019
09/04/2019
operators in the Belfast Metropolitan Area; 5) the number in the Belfast 
disclosure.
the appropriate limit.
City area; and 6) for each operator: a) the name and address; b) the 
number of vehicles; and c) registered.
Information relating to two defects (DCD93-0366647-3 and DCD93-
3066647-4) on the Newry Road Kilkeel, including: 1) the location, on a 
map, where water was coming from and of 2 blocked gullies; 2) the dates 
DFI/2019-0103 Solicitor
and nature of any repairs to the defects; 3) the timescale for dealing with 
Granted in full.
14/03/2019
10/04/2019
R4 defects; and 4) details of the steps taken to apply anti-skid surfacing, 
following serious accidents, between Ballymageough Road and the Newry 
Road.
Information about DfI sponsored NDPBs/ALBs, including: 1) the number' 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0104
and 2) the number of times in the last a) year; b) 18 months; or c) 2 years  Granted in full.
11/03/2019
12/04/2019
public
any have had NIPSO find against them for maladministration.
Full details of the gifts and hospitality register for the Department of 
Partial 
s22: information intended for future 
DFI/2019-0105 Media
Infrastructure’s senior civil servants from January 1st 2018 to December 
11/03/2019
17/04/2019
disclosure.
publication.
31st 2018.  (The Detail)
Details relating to DfI expenditure on the Disability Action Transport 
Scheme (DATS), including: 1) the total expenditure, commitment in 2017-
DFI/2019-0106 Campaign group
2018 and 2018-2019; 2) the number of organisations funded under the 
Granted in full.
14/03/2019
26/03/2019
scheme; 3) award date(s) of the contract(s); 4) the term for the 
contract(s); and 5) the renewal date(s) for the contract(s).
Information relating to DfI actions re: Whooper Swans on the A6 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0107
Randalstown to Castledawson Dual Carriageway Scheme - multiple 
Granted in full.
06/02/2019
15/03/2019
public
emails seeking information received over two month period.
Details of the cost to DfI associated with the legal challenge to the 
planning approval for the ARC 21/Malusk incinerator; including: 1) the total Information not 
DFI/2019-0108 Media
15/03/2019
12/04/2019
cost; 2) any breakdown; and 3) whether any further costs are anticipated,  held.
or whether all costs have been confirmed.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Granted in full - 
Member of the 
The number of DLM1 Medical Examination reports received by DVA in 
some 
DFI/2019-0109
19/03/2019
08/04/2019
public
each of the last 5 years.
information not 
held.
Any relevant correspondence associated with a Schedule 6 Discharge 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0110 Business
consent sought for a drainage pipe at 38 Ardminnan Road, Cloughy, 
19/03/2019
02/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
disclosure.
Portaferry in April 2017. 
Information regarding the successful tenders for four Asphalt Resurfacing 
Contracts (ARW1, ARS2, ARW2 & ARW4), including copies of: 1) the 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
Schedules of Rates and Prices; 2) the percentage adjustments submitted 
commercial or industrial information; 
DFI/2019-0111 Solicitor
by each tenderer, if negative; 3) all contemporary DfI records of the 
Fully withheld.
19/03/2019
11/04/2019
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
assessment of the percentage adjustments, and the rationale to accept 
inquiries; & Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality 
the tenders; and 4) all DfI records regarding assessment of whether any 
of commercial or industrial information.
were abnormally low and the decision to proceed. 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0112 Business
Copies of flood reports, numbers 140109-105943 and 080131-145209.
20/03/2019
16/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
disclosure.
All correspondence with a Fermanagh and Omagh District Councillor with 
Public 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0113
regards to road issues in the Brookeborough and Coonian/Cooneen areas 
01/04/2019
01/05/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
representative
disclosure.
since 2013.
Information relating to oil spills, including diesel, and associated clean-up 
activities on roads across Northern Ireland for each year, 2016-2019, 
Granted in full - 
Public 
including: 1) the number reported; 2) the associated clean-up costs; 3) the  some 
DFI/2019-0114
20/03/2019
17/04/2019
representative
number of prosecutions (individuals, businesses, organisations, etc.); and  information not 
4) the amounts recovered by the Department towards the clean-up costs  held.
incurred.
Details of the installation of LED street lights in the Stewartstown Road, 
Lagmore Avenue, Mount Eagles, and White Rise, including confirmation 
of whether: 1) the LEDs have blue light filters fitted; 2) they are pulse 
Member of the 
modulated or phased array modules; 3) there are any plans to further 
DFI/2019-0115
Granted in full.
20/03/2019
08/04/2019
public
modify the lighting infrastructure to accommodate 5G; 4) the pulsing or 
phase array modules are switched off during daylight hours; 5) the public 
can access Risk Assessment information; and 6) additional public liability 
insurance is required.
Information relating to traffic signals and street lighting highway works 
carried out in the last year, including: 1) the number of duct access 
chambers installed, by size; 2) the number of access covers installed, by 
Member of the 
size; 3) total expenditure on access chambers; 4) total expenditure on 
Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0116
20/03/2019
17/04/2019
public
access covers; 5) total number of retention sockets for poles; 6) total 
disclosure.
commercial or industrial information.
expenditure on retention sockets; 6) the current contractors/sub-
contractors; and 8) current specifications used for access chambers, 
access covers and retention sockets.
Inspection and repair records for the Doagh Road and Mossley Road, 
Newtownabbey since 01 January 2017, including: 1) a copy of the current 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0117
road maintenance policy; 2) the road inspection and repair history; and 3)  Granted in full.
21/03/2019
10/04/2019
public
details of a) how inspections are carried out; b) defects identified; and c) 
how defects were repaired, including time taken. 
Details of the number of emails/letters have been sent in 2018 to DfI 
Roads including the street lighting section for the following elected 
Public 
DFI/2019-0118
representatives: 1) Lady Sylvia Hermon MP; 2) Alex Easton MLA; 3) 
Granted in full.
21/03/2019
15/04/2019
representative
Gordon Dunne MLA; 4) Stephen Farry MLA; 5) Steven Agnew MLA; and 
6) Alan Chambers MLA.
The number of emails/letters received by DfI Roads in 2018 from named 
Public 
Ards & North Down Borough Council Councillors, including: 1) Cllr Tom 
DFI/2019-0119
Granted in full.
21/03/2019
18/04/2019
representative
Smith; 2) Cllr Peter Martin; 3) Alderman Bill Keery; 4) Cllr Gavin Walker; 
5) Cllr Mark Brooks; and 6) Cllr David Chambers.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of any correspondence between the Department and Mid & East 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0120
Antrim Borough Council regarding a planning application for the proposed 
21/03/2019
16/04/2019
public
held.
expansion of Cloghan Point Oil Terminal (Ref. LA02/2018/1145/F).
A copy of the Consent to discharge storm water from development at 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0121 Business
21/03/2019
11/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
Derryree Wood, Lisnaskea to existing watercourse to the North of the site.  disclosure.
Information relating to community communications and consultation 
events in relation to the A1 upgrade, Phase 2 (Hillsborough to 
Loughbrickland), including: 1) the number of staff atending events in 2017; 
2) the number of communications received, before and after consultation 
Member of the 
events; 3) of these, the number about length of on/off slips; 4) the number 
DFI/2019-0122
Granted in full.
17/04/2019
14/05/2019
public
about speed limits or speed cameras; 5) the number of responses issued; 
6) the number of issues raised in communications taken into account on 
the scheme; 7) the costs to hold consultation events; 8) the date, and a 
copy, of any update to the plans following consultations; and 9) the length 
of the usable slip roads at Dromore, Hillsborough, and Moira, Co. Down.  
Member of the 
Copies of all written records arising from a site visit to a property on the 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0123
26/03/2019
17/04/2019
public
Stewartstown Road, Belfast.
held.
Member of the 
Copies of all records held regarding the surrender/revocation of a 
DFI/2019-0124
Fully withheld.
23/03/2019
03/04/2019 s41: information provided in confidence.
public
deceased individual's driver's licence in 2008-2009.
Copies of all documents and drawings relating to street lighting upgrades, 
Member of the 
in particular highlighting decision making processes for changes to the 
DFI/2019-0125
Granted in full.
26/03/2019
25/04/2019
public
plans, in Cambrai Heights, Waringstown, Co. Armagh over the last 8 
years.
Information relating to the condition of roads in Orangefield, including 
Marina Park, Orby Drive, and Orby Grove, including: 1) the date(s) of the 
Public 
DFI/2019-0126
last inspection of the area; and 2) the number of permissions given to 
Granted in full.
18/03/2019
11/04/2019
representative
service providers in the last 12 months, and the number of times DfI have 
inspected their reinstatements.
Details of all projects delayed as a consequence of having no Executive, 
Public 
DFI/2019-0127
including details of all financial or employment impacts, or loss of 
Granted in full.
27/03/2019
26/04/2019
representative
opportuntiy in the private and voluntary sectors. 
Information relating to the tender process and contract award for the A3 
Monaghan Road, Ballyhoy, TRN Asphalt Resurfacing Scheme, including: 
1) details of the evaluation panel for the pricng assessment; 2) copies of 
all completed score sheets; 3) copies of all documentation of the 
calculations undertaken; 4) copies of any Tender Reports completed; 5) 
copies of all records in respect of the Contract Award Notice/Tender 
DFI/2019-0128 Solicitor
Withdrawn
28/03/2019
Tracker information; 6)a copy of the tender submission of the successful 
tenderer; 7) copies of all records about the price submitted by the winning 
tenderer, particularly any concerns; 8) copies of any minutes/notes of 
meetings with the successful tenderer about the contract; 9) a copy of the 
executed contract; and 10)  a copy of all assessments for pricing and 
payments made in respect of the project.
Information relating to free tests at all DVA Centres for a period of one 
DFI/2019-0129 Solicitor
year, covering 01 December 2016 to 01 December 2017, and the reasons  Granted in full.
02/04/2019
18/04/2019
for granting free tests.
Information relating to the implementation of a cycleway/ segregated cycle  Granted in full - 
lane on Victoria Street, Belfast, from Gloucester Street to Chichester 
some 
DFI/2019-0130 Campaign group
Street, including: 1) a copy of any consultation; 2) the anticipated user 
01/04/2019
01/05/2019
information not 
volumes; 3) details of the relevant statutory instrument; and 4) summary 
held.
costs of undertaking the works to implement the cycleway. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the limited provision of wheelchair accessible buses 
by Airporter, including: 1) the date of Airporter's most recent purchase of 
Granted in full - 
new buses; 2) confirmation of the length of time that DfI have been aware  some 
DFI/2019-0131 Campaign group
of an alleged loophole allowing a service be delivered without wheelchair 
26/03/2019
30/04/2019
information not 
accessible buses, and how long it will be allowed continue; and 3) 
held.
confirmation of whether DfI has an action plan to address the alleged 
loophole. 
The numbers of 1) total claims; 2) successful claims; and 3) unsuccessful 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0132
claims received by the Department for vehicular damage in November 
Granted in full.
28/03/2019
18/04/2019
public
2018 on the Limehill Road, Lisburn.
Details relating to road maintenance activities within a two mile radius of 
Fivemiletown in the last 12 months, including: 1) the number of cyclical 
inspections; 2) the number of actionable and non-actionable defects 
Member of the 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0133
recorded; 3) the average length of time to repair a defect; 4) the number 
01/04/2019
18/04/2019
public
held.
of times utilities/service providers carried out works; 5) the number of 
inspections following utilities' road workings; and 6) the proposed 
investment in 2019-2020 in a) Fivemiletown and b) Clabby.
Details of driving licence applications DVA received, 01 January 2019 to 
15 March 2019, where the applicants submitted their identity documents 
Member of the 
Partial 
s22: information intended for future 
DFI/2019-0134
by post, including 1) the numbers where supporting documents were 
02/04/2019
25/04/2019
public
disclosure.
publication.
returned within 10 working days and more than 10 working days; and 2) 
the number of licences issued within 3 weeks and more than 3 weeks.
Details of whether animal by-products, specifically roadkill, are used by DfI 
DFI/2019-0135 Campaign group
Granted in full.
02/04/2019
15/04/2019
Roads to create biofuel. 
Information relating to enforcement of bus lane contraventions at the 
junction of College Road East, including: 1) the number of PCNs 
overturned or successful appeals since cameras were installed, and the 
Member of the 
installation date; 2) the number of appeals initially lost by DfI Roads and 
DFI/2019-0136
Granted in full.
02/04/2019
25/04/2019
public
then appealed; 3) the number of appeals lost by DfI Roads; 4) the number 
of appeals for the College Road East bus lane in 2018; 5) details of any 
outstanding road markings or signage for the junction; and 6) details of 
any road markings or signage works scheduled for 2019.
Member of the 
Detail of the additional cost of replacing kerbs on Enterprise Crescent 
Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0137
02/04/2019
18/04/2019
public
Lisburn.
disclosure.
commercial or industrial information.
Information relating to LED street lights in Northern Ireland, since January 
Member of the 
2018, including: 1) the number of complaints received by TrafficwatchNI; 
DFI/2019-0138
Granted in full.
03/04/2019
29/04/2019
public
2) the nature of the complaints; 3) the number that have failed; and 4) the 
number of light heads that have fallen off light poles.
A copy of any DfI Roads correspondence relating to enforcement action 
Member of the 
Partial 
DFI/2019-0139
taken to remove a fence obstructing sightlines on the Dirnan Road, 
02/04/2019
03/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information.
public
disclosure.
Cookstown.
An up to date list of all Taxi and Private Hire Operators currently licensed 
to operate in Northern Ireland, including details for each operator of: 1) 
licensee name; 2) trading name; 3) license expiry date; 4) operating 
Partial 
Section 12: cost of compliance exceeds 
DFI/2019-0140 Business
04/04/2019
02/05/2019
address, with post code; 5) landline telephone number for booking, or 
disclosure.
the appropriate limit.
state if app-only/no landline; 6) booking email address; and number of 
vehicles and drivers registered.
Member of the 
Copies of any guidance/manuals/instructions in existence in relation to the 
DFI/2019-0141
Granted in full.
04/04/2019
09/04/2019
public
operation of parking enforcement.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued in Northern Ireland,  Granted in full - 
including: 1) for each calendar year 2017-2019 to date a) the total number  some 
DFI/2019-0142 Business
04/04/2019
19/04/2019
of PCNs issued; and b) the total income; and 2) for each calendar year 
information not 
and contravention a) the total number issued; and b) the total income.
held.
Any information held relating to the Malone Ridge Development, Malone 
Member of the 
Ridge Ltd., and their agent, particularly with reference to incomplete works 
DFI/2019-0143
Granted in full.
06/03/2019
30/04/2019
public
and the lack of a retaining structure between a named address and the 
Upper Malone Road.
Details relating to complaints regarding a hedge at a property at 
Richmond Park, Belfast, including: 1) the name(s) and address(es) of any 
formal complainant(s); 2) copies of all complaints made regarding the 
DFI/2019-0144 Solicitor
Fully withheld.
12/03/2019
11/04/2019
Reg. 12(3) & 13: personal information
property and its boundaries; and 3) copies of any correspondence from 
the same complainant(s) relating to similar complaints for other 
address(es) in the general area.
Information relating to the postponement, in 2018, of a trial allowing taxis 
use bus lanes in Belfast, including: 1) copies of all correspondence 
proposing the postponement; 2) the person making the final decision; and  Partial 
DFI/2019-0145 Campaign group
08/04/2019
16/05/2019
Reg. 12(4)(e): internal communications.
3) copies of correspondence regarding any reinstatement of the trial 
disclosure.
following the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of 
Functions) Act 2018.
Copies of any information held, in addition to the Planning Minerals files, 
Member of the 
regarding two abandoned quarries: 1) Fishquarter Quarry, Coulter's Hill, 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0146
08/04/2019
09/05/2019
public
between the Parsonage and Rubane Roads, Kircubbin, Co. Down; and 2)  held.
The "Pit", Kirkistown, Cloughey, Co. Down.
Information relating to carriageway inspections, defects identified and 
repairs on the Lusky Road, Ballygowan, associated with a claim for 
vehicular damage on 15 December 2018, including: 1) the road 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0147
maintenance policy; and 2) the road repair history for the last year, with a)  Granted in full.
11/04/2019
14/05/2019
public
dates of all inspections; b) details of how undertaken; c) description date 
and time of all defects identified; d) and details of repairs and the time 
taken from identification to repair. 
Information relating to Parking Enforcement in Northern Ireland, including: 
Member of the 
1) a copy of the contract between DfI and NSL; 2) the amount paid to NSL  Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0148
10/04/2019
07/05/2019
public
to provide Traffic Attendants; and 3) the amount raised by PCNs in 
disclosure.
commercial or industrial information.
Northern Ireland over the last 5 years.  
Copies of any information held relevant to an Enviornmental Impact 
DFI/2019-0149 Business
Assessment to be carried out for a proposed housing development in 
Granted in full.
12/04/2019
13/05/2019
Newtonstewart.
Copies of the covering letter and supporting documentation, sent by 
Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, in support of a Section 89 
DFI/2019-0150 Business
referral notice issued by the Council regarding Planning Application 
Granted in full.
01/04/2019
02/05/2019
LA01/2017/0689/F and Listed Building Consent LA01/2018/0446/LBC, for 
a site at 39-41, Main Street and 2, Atlantic Avenue, Portrush.
A complete listing of letters, both in support of and objecting to the 
Member of the 
application, received in relation to Dalradian Gold's planning application 
DFI/2019-0151
Fully withheld.
15/04/2019
14/05/2019
Reg. 12(4)(b): manifestly unreasonable.
public
(LA10/2017/1249/F) for a proposed gold mine and associated processing 
plant, Greencastle, Co. Tyrone.
Details of traffic incidents causing delay in Armagh City, on Tuesday 8 
November 1983, incuding: 1) reports of incidents or delay; 2) times and 
Information not 
DFI/2019-0152 Solicitor
routes affected by traffic congestion; 3) the causes for the delay; 4) any 
16/04/2019
21/05/2019
held.
road closures; 5) any traffic diversions; 6) any road/utility works; and 7) 
any road traffic accidents. 

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Reg. 12(5)(b): the course of justice and 
Copies of legal correspondence referred to in a letter from the Department 
inquiries, Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0153 Solicitor
to FP McCann Limited, dated 21 March 2019, regarding Term Contracts 
Fully withheld.
28/03/2019
18/04/2019
commercial or industrial information, and 
for Asphalt Resurfacing 2017 (2019) ARW1, ARS2, ARW4 and ARW2. 
Reg. 12(5)(f): interests of the person 
who provided the information.
Copies of all inspection records and notices issued to Virgin Media for the 
DFI/2019-0154 Business
Shore Road, Belfast, especially no. 161, 27 August 2017 to 30 August 
Granted in full.
18/04/2019
15/05/2019
2018. 
Granted in full - 
A copy/copies of any calibration certificate(s) for equipment used to 
Public 
some 
DFI/2019-0155
inspect carriageway defects, together with a copy of the DfI Roads criteria 
18/04/2019
14/05/2019
representative
information not 
for repair.
held.
Copies of all Section 6 Discharge Consents issued by DfI Rivers of an 
DFI/2019-0156 Business
On hold.
17/05/2019
area on the shoreline of Lough Erne between Killadeas and Irvinestown.
Details of, and incentives offered in relation to, bus lanes in Belfast City, 
including the information that can be made publicly available on: 1) 
Member of the 
expenditure on construction, implementation and maintenance; 2) the 
DFI/2019-0157
On hold.
24/04/2019
public
costs of staffing and monitoring bus lanes, and revenue from PCNs; 3) 
any consideration of introducing subsidised fares; and 4) any incentives 
introduced to encourage use of public transport.
Copies of all emails, notes or meeting and any other information about Pig 
Member of the 
Lane created since the 28 November 2018 and now, including that 
DFI/2019-0158
Granted in full.
24/04/2019
15/05/2019
public
passing between the Director of Network Services Roads HQ and 
Western Division, but excluding communications with DSO and applicant.
Member of the 
The number of vehicle keepers/owners whose vehicles were due to 
DFI/2019-0159
Pending
29/04/2019
public
undergo MOTs who were not issued with reminders in the last year.
Information relating to reported attacks carried out in relation to the Belfast 
Rapid Transit Glider Service, since its introduction, including: 1) attacks on  Information not 
DFI/2019-0160 Media
30/04/2019
02/05/2019
staff and/or members of the public; and 1) the number of attacks on Glider  held.
vehicles, infrastructure or equipment, and the total cost of repair.
Copies of all records held, for the 3 years to 31 December 2017, regarding 
1) inspections and maintenance; 2) complaints; and 3) claims received in 
DFI/2019-0161 Solicitor
Pending
01/05/2019
relation to the road surface (including car parks, footpaths and kerbs) in 
the area of Trim Cottages, Ballytrim, Killyleagh, Downpatrick.  
Details of the amount of money spent on the Northern Ireland Trunk Road 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0162
network, since January 2018, on 1) resurfacing; and 2) 
Pending
01/05/2019
public
replacing/upgrading streetlights.
Details of the Department's contracts for 3rd party hosting services, 
Member of the 
dedicated, co-location and cloud hosting, including: 1) type; 2) supplier; 3) 
DFI/2019-0163
Granted in full.
07/05/2019
10/05/2019
public
annual value; 4) start date; 5) end date; 6) review date; 7) contract period; 
8) services provided; and 10) contact details for the contract.
All information held, including surveys, emails, reports, notes made by any 
Officer, photographs, used to determine the Department's response 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0164
following a report of kerbs/flagstones in poor condition at Knockmore 
Granted in full.
07/05/2019
16/05/2019
public
Park, Bangor (W19893990), together with a copy of intervention criteria 
used.
Details of the average number of Penalty Charge Notices issued (and 
Member of the 
associated revenue) on Prince Regent Road, Belfast, over the last 5 
DFI/2019-0165
Pending
03/05/2019
public
years, and the timings for the consultation for introduction of double yellow 
lines behind the Portland 88 Apartments Development.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Information relating to the award process for the Term Contracts for 
Asphalt Resurfacing 2017 (2019) ARW1, ARS2, ARW4 and ARW2, 
including: 1) details of the potential flaw identified; 2) copies of all 
DFI/2019-0166 Business
correspondence received from other tenderers; 3) details, including 
Pending
07/05/2019
correspondence, of the challenge from other tenderers; 4) the date the 
correspondence was received; and 5) copies of all meeting minutes 
associated with the tender price assessment and Term Contract award.
An up to date list of the 204 large Taxi and Private Hire Operators 
currently licensed to operate in Northern Ireland, including details for each 
operator of: 1) licensee name; 2) trading name; 3) license expiry date; 4) 
DFI/2019-0167 Business
Pending
02/05/2019
operating address, with post code; 5) landline telephone number for 
booking, or state if app-only/no landline; 6) booking email address; and 
number of vehicles and drivers registered.  (Follow up to DFI/2019-0140)
Details of the Department's handling of data privacy issues with the 
implementation of GDPR, including 1) the number of incidents in the last 5 
years that would have been reported, and processes implemented to 
DFI/2019-0168 Business
address any shortcomings 2) confirmation of whether any incidents have 
Pending
08/05/2019
been reported under GDPR; 3) the position to which the DPO reports; and 
4) whether GDPR Right to Access requests have been received and the 
average time taken to provide the response.
Information relating to Penalty Charge Notices issued, by individual TA/ID  Granted in full - 
Member of the 
number, in Exchange Street, Belfast, during 2019 including: 1) the total 
some 
DFI/2019-0169
08/05/2019
23/05/2019
public
number issued; and 2) the number issued where the pay and display 
information not 
ticket was not valid for the location.
held.
A copy of the DfI guidance for processing Freedom of Information 
DFI/2019-0170 Campaign group
Granted in full.
09/05/2019
15/05/2019
requests.
Details of assaults of Traffic Attendants, in the Strabane, Omagh and 
Dungannon areas in 2017-2018 and 2018-2019, including: 1) the number; 
DFI/2019-0171 Media
Pending
09/05/2019
2) broken down to verbal and physical assaults; and 3) the number 
leading to prosecutions.
Details of complaints against Traffic Attendants and PCNs issued, in the 
Strabane, Omagh and Dungannon areas in 2017-2018 and 2018-2019, 
DFI/2019-0172 Media
including: 1) the number received; 2) the numbers made by traders and 
Pending
09/05/2019
members of the public; and 3) the number of Penalty Charge Notices 
issued.
DFI/2019-0173 Campaign group
A copy of or link to the DfI Disclosure Log.
Granted in full.
09/05/2019
15/05/2019
A copy of the written commitment that Conor Heaney (ex DfI SpAd) stated 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0174
was received by the Department in relation to intended purpose behind 
Granted in full.
09/05/2019
23/05/2019
public
planning applications LA/2013/0524/F and L/2013/0525/F.
Details of the amount of money allocated for Traffic Calming Measures in 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0175
DfI Roads Western Division, including: 1) where used; 2) scheme names;  Pending
09/05/2019
public
and 3) costings.
Member of the 
Copies of all records held of maintenance schedules and of any repairs 
DFI/2019-0176
Pending
07/05/2019
public
carried out on the Drumnaquoile Road, Dromore, Co. Down, since 1985.

Date 
Response 
Reference
Category
Summary 
Status
received/ 
Exemptions
Exceptions
date
clarified
Copies of records held relating to 'Knockiveagh', 'Knock Iveagh' '15 or 15A 
Iveagh Road', 'Knock Iveagh Round Cairn', 'Knock Iveagh Cairn', 'Iveagh 
Road', 'Lisnacroppan Road' 'Ayr Power', 'Neil Wylie', 'GoFibre Ltd', 
'Airfibre Ltd' or 'BT32 5QZ', including: 1) all correspondence, and 
associated records, between the Department and Armagh City, Banbridge 
DFI/2019-0177 Campaign group
Pending
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and Craigavon Borough Council; 2) all internal DfI records; 3) any records 
of meetings between 22nd February and 10 May 2019; together with 4) all 
briefing notes, etc. that informed correspondence from the then DfI 
Permanent Secretary to a named individual in October and November 
2017 (COR-1315-2017 and COR-1390-2017). 
Information in relation to the decision taken to introduce LED street lights 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0178
in Northern Ireland, including: 1) when the decision was made; and 2) the  Granted in full.
10/05/2019
24/05/2019
public
reason for the introduction.  
Information on the Department's expenditure on cycling specific 
infrastructure in the Greater Belfast area over each of the three most 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0179
recently available accounting years, including: 1) the total amount, and the  Pending
13/05/2019
public
amount per head of the population; and 2) the individual scheme receiving 
the most funding.
Details of numbers of Penalty Charge Notices issued and revenue arising  Granted in full - 
from these PCNs in 2017, 2018 and 2019 to date, including 1) the total a)  some 
DFI/2019-0180 Business
13/05/2019
20/05/2019
number and b) sum; and 2) a breakdown by offence of the a) numbers; 
information not 
and b) sums. 
held.
Details of the Incentive Bonus Scheme for Industrial Grade 1 Road 
Workers employed by DfI, including: 1) how the scheme works; 2) 
Member of the 
eligibility; 3) the work that attracts a bonus; 4) the rates of bonus for each  Partial 
Reg. 12(5)(e): confidentiality of 
DFI/2019-0181
14/05/2019
25/05/2019
public
activity; and 5) copies of any policies and procedures from 2013, including  disclosure.
commercial or industrial information.
correspondence between Divisional Roads Managers and Operations & 
Maintenance management.
Details of any closed, current or pending investigation into Hawthorn 
Member of the 
DFI/2019-0182
Heights Ltd. pertaining to breaches of its Vehicle Operator License since 
Pending
15/05/2019
public
January 2019.
Information relating to complaints about the junction of the Baranailt and 
Lisnakilly Roads, Limavady,  reported via NIDirect to Northern Division on 
14 January 2019, including: 1) when the report was received by the 
Member of the 
Division; 2) details of any action taken prior to a follow up email on 28 
DFI/2019-0183
Pending
16/05/2019
public
March; 3) details of any actions between 28 March and the DfI Roads 
response of 16 April; 4) copies of any reports relied upon for the DfI 
Roads response; 5) details of all site visits carried out; and 6) any 
associated notes or photographs.
A list of all FOI requests received by the Department for Infrastructure 
over the last 7 years 2011-2012 to 2017-2018, including: 1) reference 
DFI/2019-0184 Campaign group
Pending
20/05/2019
number; 2) description of query; 3) date received; 4) date of response; 5) 
outcome; and 6) requester type. 
Details of the number of claims submitted over the last 5 years for 
Public 
DFI/2019-0185
vehicular damage caused by potholes, and the total value of 
Pending
20/05/2019
representative
compensation paid by the Department.

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