Business Continuity

Jane Burton made this Freedom of Information request to University of Leicester

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Dear University of Leicester,

1. Is there a dedicated business continuity resource or team in your organisation?
2. If you have a dedicated business continuity resource, in which department does it sit?
3. How many employees have a dedicated business continuity role in your organisation?
4. Do you have tailored business continuity plans for each of your departments and schools/colleges or one overarching business continuity strategy/plan?
5. How often do you review your business continuity plans?
6. How often do you exercise your business continuity plans?
7. How often do you complete an independent audit of your business continuity arrangements?
8. How often do you run exercises for your incident management team/emergency response plan?
9. Do you make use of any external shared services to support business continuity planning within your organisation?

Yours faithfully,

Jane Burton

14th May 2018

Dear Jane

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request, dated 10th May 2018, made under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Please note the effective date of the request, i.e. date of receipt of your request by the University of Leicester for processing, is 10th May 2018
and that the latest date by which the University must respond under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 is 8th June 2018.

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Regards,

Christine Taylor
Information Assurance Officer

Information Assurance Services,
University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK

t: +44 (0)116 252 5308
e: [email address]  
w: www.le.ac.uk

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30th May 2018

Dear Jane

I write on behalf of the University of Leicester in response to your request, dated 10th May 2018 made under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
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Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any queries regarding the above.

Regards,

Christine Taylor
Information Assurance Officer

Information Assurance Services,
University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK

t: +44 (0)116 252 5308
e: [email address]  
w: www.le.ac.uk

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