Dear Royal Household,
I am writing to make a request under your Freedom of Information policy please can you tell me how much the Queen's estates have received from EU grants for each of the last three years for which figures are available.

EU grants should be taken to include:

(i) Direct Payments Under European Agricultural Guarantee
(ii) grants from European Agricultural Fund For Rural Development

I would be grateful if you could acknowledge receipt and enclose a copy of your publication scheme.

Yours faithfully,

John Cross

Anastasia left an annotation ()

The Royal Household is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act. Despite this "the Royal Household's policy is to provide information as freely as possible in other areas, and to account openly for its use of public money".

Dear The Royal Household,
Please could you respond to my request.

Yours faithfully,

John Cross

The Royal Household

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John Cross left an annotation ()

OK, I am about to use my admin rights on my request here, but I am trying to be consistent with action taken re requests made by other users:----------------

Given the length of time that has elapsed and given the fact that the Royal Household will not accept enquiries from the public via email. I will mark this request as rejected. "Public Information Office Members of the public seeking information about the Monarchy or Royal Family may contact the Public Information Office by post or by telephone. The office is unable to respond to enquiries submitted by e-mail." source:

John Cross - volunteer

Sent request to The Royal Household again.

Dear The Royal Household,

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

I am writing to request an internal review of The Royal Household's handling of my request 'EU grants'.

You have yet to respond to my request.

A full history of my request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address:

Yours faithfully,

John Cross

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