Dear West Lancashire District Council,
I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of information:
1. How many people are employed to deal with FOI?
2. What is the budget for administering FOI?
3. Do you use case management software for FOI? If so, which one?
4. Do you publish a disclosure log?
If not all information is available, please treat questions individually.
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request is a valid request for information under the terms of the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 it will be answered promptly and within 20 working
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information you give us for the purposes of providing an answer to your
freedom of information request. For further information
[FOI #494132 email]
Ref No: 2018/464
10 July 2018
Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request for Information
Thank you for your email of 26 June where you requested information about
how we administer FOI requests.
I have included the answers below in your original email. If you have
any queries concerning the information provided, please do not hesitate to
If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your
original letter and should be addressed to: Terry Broderick, Borough
Solicitor, 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, L39 2DF.
Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
If you are not content with the outcome of an internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
Susanne Malmgren AEA (Cert)
Freedom of Information Officer
West Lancashire Borough Council
Tel: 01695 585031
West Lancashire Borough Council,
52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, L39 2DF
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