Dear Home Office,
I would like to know,
1 If any senior Home Office staff use the WhatsApp service to communicate concerning official business?
2 What rules, code of conduct are in place for Home Office staff concerning how all communications are carried out ?
I would like to be sent a copy of any rules, code of conduct relating to this request.
Thank you for contacting the Home Office FOI Requests mailbox.
The Freedom of Information (FoI) Act 2000 provides public access to
recorded information held by the department.
If you have submitted a valid FoI request, we will acknowledge your
request within 48 hours, and aim to provide the information requested
within 20 working days as specified under the FoI Act
If you have a general immigration enquiry, or require an update on a
specific case, you should contact UKVI directly, contact information can
be found here:
General enquiries should be directed to
Communications via the GSi may be automatically logged, monitored and/or
recorded for legal purposes.
Thank you for contacting the Home Office with your request.
This has been assigned to a caseworker (case ref 39473). We will aim to send you a full response by 26/05/2016 which is twenty working days from the date we received your request.
If you have any questions then please do not hesitate to contact us.
Dear Mr Young
I noticed that you were not provided with attachments detailed in our
response letter of 2 June 2016 to FOI case 39473.
Please accept my apologies and find attached the Home Office full response
to your request for information, case 39473
Knowledge and Information Management Unit
Performance and Risk Directorate
4th Floor Peel
2 Marsham Street
T: +44 (0)20 7035 4848
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