Dear Fife Council,
Taking care to redact any personal information from these communications. Please would you provide me with copies of all communications regarding elective home education between your education department and an organisation named Educational Freedom from the dates 1.1.13 to today's date?
Dear A Thurstan,
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002 â€“ REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
Thank you for your information request received on 09/12/2016, our ref: 15577. This is being dealt with in terms of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.
We are presently assessing your request and may be in touch soon to ask for further clarification or to offer advice and assistance if we are not able to fulfil your request in its present form.
The legislation allows us up to 20 working days from the date that we receive a valid request, including any clarification we require, to make a final response. We will be in touch within 20 working days of receipt of your initial request to provide our response or to seek clarification where necessary. We hope to provide you with the information you are looking for at an earlier date where possible.
Dear A Thurstan
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002 – REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
I refer to your information request received 09/12/2016, our ref: 15577.
The information you have requested is subject to an exemption. You have
requested “Please would you provide me with copies of all communications
regarding elective home education between your education department and an
organisation named Educational Freedom from the dates 1.1.13 to today's
We have not had any communications with Educational Freedom, therefore
this is being refused under Section 17 No Information Held.
If you are not satisfied with the way we have handled your request, you
have the right to request a review of the decision. Please write to: Head
of Legal Services, Finance & Corporate Services, Fife House, North Street,
Glenrothes, KY7 5LT or e-mail to [email address]. The law
provides for you to make this request up to 60 workings days from when we
received your enquiry or 40 working days from when you receive this
correspondence whichever is the later date. Where the outcome of the
review fails to resolve the matter to your complete satisfaction you have
the right to apply to the Scottish Information Commissioner for a
Fife Council will consider and seek to resolve any request to the Head of
Legal Services that falls outside these timescales.
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