Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please provide me with copies of all information you hold pertaining to the management and analysis of data regarding the issuance of covid pass letters.

Please provide copies of the work orders or all formal documents detailing the management of the issuance of covid pass letters. The response is to include all versions of any document.

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request 'Covid Pass Letter Data'.

I am still waiting for a response to this FOI request. You were obliged by law to provide a response by 15 November 2022.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West

FreedomofInformation, Department of Health and Social Care

Dear Ms West,

Thank you for your email.

I apologise that you have yet to receive a reply to your recent request, and am sorry for any inconvenience caused. Your case is currently being worked on, and a response will be sent out in due course.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request 'Covid Pass Letter Data'.

A response to this FOI request is now long overdue.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West

FreedomofInformation, Department of Health and Social Care

Dear Ms West,

Thank you for your email. we apologise for the length of time it is taking to respond to your FOI request.

DHSC does not conduct internal reviews until a response to the initial case has been issued. Although organisations can choose to conduct an internal review to assess the handling process where they have taken more than 20 working days to respond, DHSC uses the internal review process once the initial case is complete to ensure that any exemptions that have been used have been applied correctly, and that all information within the scope of the request was considered.

We will therefore not be conducting an internal review. We will respond to your FOI request as soon as we are able.

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear FreedomofInformation,

It has been substantially more than 20 working days since this FOI request was submitted. You have offered no explanation as to why there is a delay in providing a response.

If you do not provide a response to this FOI request by the 13 December 2022, I shall be making a complaint to the ICO.

Yours sincerely,

Caroline West

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Ms West,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your FOI request (our ref: FOI-1422334). I apologise for the delay in
replying.

Yours sincerely, 

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request 'Covid Pass Letter Data'.

I am not satisfied with your response .

I believe that the Department of Health and Social Care would have a very strict policy for controlling documents and that the information I have requested would be readily accessible. There is no justification in invoking Section 12 of the FOI act.

I would therefore like to to reconsider your decision.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Ms West.
 
Please find attached the internal review outcome letter re: FOI-1422334.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Freedom of Information Team
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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request 'Covid Pass Letter Data'.

Following your response of 23 December 2022, I would like you to disregard the first part of my initial request and provide the following information:

Please provide copies of the work orders or all formal documents detailing the management of the issuance of covid pass letters. The response is to include all versions of any document.

I am sure that the Department of Health and Social Care have an excellent and efficient document management system in place and that this information is readily available.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West

Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Ms West,

Please find attached the Department of Health and Social Care's response
to your recent FOI request (our ref: FOI-1431531).

Yours sincerely, 

Freedom of Information Team
Department of Health and Social Care

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Dear Department of Health and Social Care,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Department of Health and Social Care's handling of my FOI request 'Covid Pass Letter Data'.

Thank you for your response of 30 January 2023.

I reject your excuse not to provide the information requested.

There is no need to search 10 mailboxes. Use just the one mailbox used by the most senior person.

You have offered no justification for not providing copies of all the formal working documents / work orders concerning the issuance of covid pass letters.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/c...

Yours faithfully,

Caroline West