Information Rights Team
Post Office Limited
20 Finsbury Street
London EC2Y 9AQ
Our reference: FOI2022/00022
1st February 2022
John O'Sullivan, Freedom of Information Request – FOI2022/00022
I am writing in response to your email received by Post Office Limited (“Post Office
”) on 7
January, which has been dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act
I can confirm that Post Office does hold the information you have requested in your email: Can you please state how many FOI requests you have turned down as vexatious?
Between 2012 and 2022 the total number of requests refused as vexatious is 47.
How many of these were between 2012 and 2019?
We refused 2 requests from one individual between 01/04/2013 -31/03/2014
How many since 2020?
We refused a total of 45 requests from two individuals since January 2020, 39 of which
were received during a 2.5-week period during August 2020.
If you have any queries about this response, please contact me. Do remember to quote
the reference number above in any future communications.
I hope the information I have provided on this occasion is useful, however if you are
dissatisfied with the handling of this response, you do have a right to request an internal
review. You can do this by writing to the address above stating your reasons for your
internal review request.
If, having requested an internal review by Post Office, you are stil not satisfied with our
response you also have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at:
Information Commissioner's Office
Telephone: 0303 123 1113 https://ico.org.uk
Information Rights Team firstname.lastname@example.org
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