Information provided to Attorney General

Mae'r ymateb i'r cais hwn yn hwyr iawn. Yn ôl y gyfraith, ym mhob amgylchiad, dylai Attorney General's Office fod wedi ymateb erbyn hyn. (manylion). Gallwch gwyno drwy yn gofyn am adolygiad mewnol.

Dear Attorney General's Office,

I am requesting the following:

1) Communications between the AGO to Number 10 regarding the appointment of Michael Ellis as Attorney General.
2) Communications between AGO and Michael Ellis upon his appointment as Attorney General - the communications should be on the day of his appointment, and the next day following his appointment.
3) Documents, which are not exempt, given to Michael Ellis upon his appointment, once again on the day of his appointment or the day following.

Yours faithfully,

Kacey Montagu

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

1 Atodiad

Thank you for contacting the Attorney General’s Office (AGO).

 

Please note the Attorney General provides legal advice to the government
and is unable to give legal advice, assistance or support to individuals.
The Attorney General does not have investigatory powers.

 

We strive to answer all correspondence that falls within the remit of the
AGO within 20 days. However, we are unable to reply to matters that do not
fall within the responsibility of the department.

 

If your correspondence is in relation to:

 

Coronavirus / COVID-10 issues – please refer to the regularly updated
guidance at [1]https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) matters or complaints – please contact the
CPS: [2]https://www.cps.gov.uk/ or refer to the CPS complaints procedure:
[3]https://www.cps.gov.uk/feedback-and-comp...

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) matters or complaints – please contact the SFO:
[4]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/ or refer to the SFO complaints procedure:
[5]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/publications/guid...

Courts or judges – please contact the Ministry of Justice:
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Police – please contact the Home Office:
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You may wish to redirect your correspondence to another department that
has responsibility for the issue you have raised.

 

More information about the role of the AGO can be found at our website:
[8]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati....

 

AGOAUTORESPONSECODE08051872

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Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

3 Atodiad

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Thank you for your FOI request to the Attorney General’s Office (AGO).

 

The AGO will respond to your request within the deadline requirement of
the FOIA legislation.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

 

 

FOI Officer
E: [1][AGO request email]
T: 020 7271 2492
 
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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear Correspondence (AGO),

I write to you to ask for an update on my Freedom of Information Request 2000. I have not received a reply in the statutory deadline.

Yours sincerely,

Kacey Montagu

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

1 Atodiad

Thank you for contacting the Attorney General’s Office (AGO).

 

Please note the Attorney General provides legal advice to the government
and is unable to give legal advice, assistance or support to individuals.
The Attorney General does not have investigatory powers.

 

We strive to answer all correspondence that falls within the remit of the
AGO within 20 days. However, we are unable to reply to matters that do not
fall within the responsibility of the department.

 

If your correspondence is in relation to:

 

Coronavirus / COVID-19 issues – please refer to the regularly updated
guidance at [1]https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) matters or complaints – please contact the
CPS: [2]https://www.cps.gov.uk/ or refer to the CPS complaints procedure:
[3]https://www.cps.gov.uk/feedback-and-comp...

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) matters or complaints – please contact the SFO:
[4]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/ or refer to the SFO complaints procedure:
[5]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/publications/guid...

Courts or judges – please contact the Ministry of Justice:
[6]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

Police – please contact the Home Office:
[7]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

 

You may wish to redirect your correspondence to another department that
has responsibility for the issue you have raised.

 

More information about the role of the AGO can be found at our website:
[8]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati....

 

AGOAUTORESPONSECODE08051872

 

 

 

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Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

4 Atodiad

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Please see the attached letter regarding your Freedom of Information
request to the Attorney General's Office dated 28 June 2021.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

 

 

FOI Officer
E: [1][AGO request email]
T: 020 7271 2492
 
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Dear Correspondence (AGO),

FOI request: FOI/112/21

Thank you for your letter informing me of the extension and requesting clarification.

As for the clarification, I am happy for part 1 of my request to be changed to: 'Communications between the AGO to Number 10 regarding the appointment of Michael Ellis as Attorney General, from the day of his appointment and the next day following his appointment.'

Many thanks,

Kacey Montagu

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

1 Atodiad

Thank you for contacting the Attorney General’s Office (AGO).

 

Please note the Attorney General provides legal advice to the government
and is unable to give legal advice, assistance or support to individuals.
The Attorney General does not have investigatory powers.

 

We strive to answer all correspondence that falls within the remit of the
AGO within 20 days. However, we are unable to reply to matters that do not
fall within the responsibility of the department.

 

If your correspondence is in relation to:

 

Coronavirus / COVID-19 issues – please refer to the regularly updated
guidance at [1]https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) matters or complaints – please contact the
CPS: [2]https://www.cps.gov.uk/ or refer to the CPS complaints procedure:
[3]https://www.cps.gov.uk/feedback-and-comp...

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) matters or complaints – please contact the SFO:
[4]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/ or refer to the SFO complaints procedure:
[5]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/publications/guid...

Courts or judges – please contact the Ministry of Justice:
[6]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

Police – please contact the Home Office:
[7]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

 

You may wish to redirect your correspondence to another department that
has responsibility for the issue you have raised.

 

More information about the role of the AGO can be found at our website:
[8]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati....

 

AGOAUTORESPONSECODE08051872

 

 

 

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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

3 Atodiad

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Thank you for clarifying your FOI request. Unless further time is required
to take a decision on where the balance of public interest lies, we aim to
provide you with our response on or before 31 August 2021.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

 

 

FOI Officer
E: [1][AGO request email]
T: 020 7271 2492
 
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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

7 Atodiad

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Further to previous correspondence, please see attached letter regarding
your FOI request dated 28 June 2021 and clarified on 30 July 2021.

 

Kind regards,

 

 

FOI Officer

 

Freedom of Information Officer
E: [AGO request email]
T: 0207 271 2492
       102 Petty France,London SW1H 9EA
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From: Correspondence (AGO) <[email address]>
Sent: 04 August 2021 10:08
To: Kacey Montagu <[FOI #769240 email]>
Cc: Correspondence (AGO) <[email address]>
Subject: RE: 2021.07.27 AGO Clarification and PIT Extension letter -
FOI/112/21 - Kacey Montagu

 

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Thank you for clarifying your FOI request. Unless further time is required
to take a decision on where the balance of public interest lies, we aim to
provide you with our response on or before 31 August 2021.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

 

 

FOI Officer
E: [4][AGO request email]
T: 020 7271 2492
 
[5]Twitter_Logo_Blue               @[6]attorneygeneral | [7]gov.uk/ago
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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear Correspondence (AGO),

It is now the 14th of September and I am due a response to my FOI Request

Yours sincerely,

Kacey Montagu

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

1 Atodiad

Thank you for contacting the Attorney General’s Office (AGO).

 

Please note the Attorney General provides legal advice to the government
and is unable to give legal advice, assistance or support to individuals.
The Attorney General does not have investigatory powers.

 

We strive to answer all correspondence that falls within the remit of the
AGO within 20 days. However, we are unable to reply to matters that do not
fall within the responsibility of the department.

 

If your correspondence is in relation to:

 

Coronavirus / COVID-19 issues – please refer to the regularly updated
guidance at [1]https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) matters or complaints – please contact the
CPS: [2]https://www.cps.gov.uk/ or refer to the CPS complaints procedure:
[3]https://www.cps.gov.uk/feedback-and-comp...

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) matters or complaints – please contact the SFO:
[4]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/ or refer to the SFO complaints procedure:
[5]https://www.sfo.gov.uk/publications/guid...

Courts or judges – please contact the Ministry of Justice:
[6]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

Police – please contact the Home Office:
[7]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati...

 

You may wish to redirect your correspondence to another department that
has responsibility for the issue you have raised.

 

More information about the role of the AGO can be found at our website:
[8]https://www.gov.uk/government/organisati....

 

AGOAUTORESPONSECODE08051872

 

 

 

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Activity and use of departmental systems and the Criminal Justice Extranet is monitored to secure their effective operation and for other lawful business purposes. Communications using these systems will also be monitored and may be recorded to secure effective operation and for other lawful business purposes.

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Correspondence (AGO), Attorney General's Office

4 Atodiad

Dear Ms Montagu,

 

Please see the attached letter regarding your Freedom of Information
request dated 28 June 2021.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

 

 

FOI Officer
E: [1][AGO request email]
T: 020 7271 2492
 
[2]Twitter_Logo_Blue               @[3]attorneygeneral | [4]gov.uk/ago
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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir