If calling please ask for:
Kenny McKaig 01382 434577
Freedom of Information Request Reference No. 20181029004
I refer to your request of 29/10/2018
The answers to your questions are as follows:
Can you confirm or deny whether the Dundee City Council has ever used Juvenile
Covert Human Intelligence Sources? (Juvenile CHIS as authorised by s7 and
s8(3)(c) of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers (Scotland) Act 2000).
No we have never used Juvenile Covert Human Intelligence Sources
Your Right to Appeal
If you are unhappy with this reply you may require the Council to review its actions and decisions in relation to your
The requirement for review must:-
be in writing or other permanent form (please address it to me);
state your name and give an address for correspondence;
specify the original request for information and the matter which gives rise to your dissatisfaction; and
be made within 40 working days of the date of this response, although the Council may, if it considers it
appropriate to do so, consider requirements for review after that time has passed.
Your requirement for review will be dealt with by the Chief Executive. He will reply to you in writing promptly and in any
event within 20 working days. He may:-
confirm my decision with or without modification;
substitute a different decision for my decision;
and will give you his reasons for so doing. If you are unhappy with the Chief Executive's decision you may then appeal
to the Scottish Information Commissioner. You must submit your appeal to the Scottish Information Commissioner
within six months of receiving the Chief Executive's decision.
Further details on the Scottish Information Commissioner's appeal procedure can be found using the direct link
www.itspublicknowledge.info/Appeal or email email@example.com or telephone (01334) 464610 or write
to Scottish Information Commissioner, Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS.