DWP Freedom of Information Guidelines

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

In a response to a request with reference number "IR432" the following lines of text are written:

"However I can clarify that the decision to not disclose earlier was correct and
in line with DWP Data Protection guidelines.

I am also content that your original request was dealt with in accordance with
DWP guidelines for FoI requests. "

I am therefore requesting the following in relation to DWP handling of Freedom of Information Requests:

- Copies of the "DWP Data Protection Guidelines" as mentioned above
- Copies of "DWP Guidelines for FOI requests"
- Copies of any other process and/or procedure for handling Freedom of Information requests routinely or occasionally used by members of the DWP Freedom of Information team.

Yours faithfully,

Mr A.J. Wilson

DWP freedom-of-information-requests, Department for Work and Pensions

This is an automated confirmation that your request for information has
been accepted by the DWP FoI mailbox.
By the next working day your request will be forwarded to the relevant
information owner within the Department who will respond to you direct. 
If your email is a Freedom of Information request you can normally
expect a response within 20 working days.
Should you have any further queries in connection with this request do
please contact us.
For further information on the Freedom of Information Act within DWP
please click on the link below.

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