Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism
2 Marsham Street, London SW1P 4DF
email@example.com Website: www.homeoffice.gov.uk
15 September 2011
Dear Mr Hayward
Thank you for your e-mail of 20 August 2011, in which you ask for all details
regarding the Office for Security and Counter Terrorism, its purpose and details of
their functions. Your request has been handled as a request for information under
the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
We believe that the information you have requested is already reasonably accessible
to you. The Home Office website lists the main responsibilities and purpose. The
link can be found here http://homeoffice.gov.uk/counter-terrorism/OSCT/
Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act exempts the Home Office from having
to provide you with this information, because it is already in the public domain. If you
have any difficulties in accessing this information at the source which I have
indicated, please contact me again.
I hope that this information meets your requirements.
If you are dissatisfied with this response you may request an independent internal
review of our handling of your request by submitting a complaint within two months
to the address below, quoting reference 19782. If you ask for an internal review, it
would be helpful if you could say why you are dissatisfied with the response.
Information Access Team
Ground Floor, Seacole Building
2 Marsham Street
London SW1P 4DF
As part of any internal review the Department's handling of your information request
will be reassessed by staff who were not involved in providing you with this
response. If you remain dissatisfied after this internal review, you would have a right
of complaint to the Information Commissioner as established by section 50 of the
Freedom of Information Act.