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Dear Department for Education,

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

Could I please have a copy of all correspondence between the Independent Schools Council and government ministers in the department since January 2020.

Yours faithfully,

Jim Fitzpatrick

MINISTERS, Department for Education

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ACCOUNT, Unmonitored, Department for Education

Dear  Jim Fitzpatrick 

Thank you for your recent enquiry which was received on 7 December.

A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible and this should be within
20 working days, as you are requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.

Your correspondence has been allocated reference number 2022-0047607.

Yours sincerely

Department for Education

Ministerial and Public Communications Division

Tel: 0370 000 2288

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Dear ACCOUNT, Unmonitored,

Your response to my Freedom of Information request appears to be overdue, can you please update me on progress?

Yours sincerely,

Jim Fitzpatrick

ACCOUNT, Unmonitored, Department for Education

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Dear Mr Fitzpatrick,

 

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on the 7^th
of December 2022. You requested:

Could I please have a copy of all correspondence between the Independent
Schools Council and government ministers in the department since January
2020.

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Please accept my sincere apologies for the delay you have experienced in
receiving this reply, and thank you for your patience in this matter.

A copy of the information is enclosed.

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by copyright.
You are free to use it for your own purposes, including for private study
and non-commercial research, and for any other purpose authorised by an
exception in current copyright law. Documents (except photographs) can be
also used in the UK without requiring permission for the purposes of news
reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial publication, would
require the permission of the copyright holder.

Most documents produced by a government department or agency will be
protected by Crown Copyright. Most Crown copyright information can be
re-used under the [1]Open Government Licence (OGL). For information about
the OGL and about re-using Crown Copyright information please see [2]The
National Archives website.

Copyright in other documents may rest with a third party. For information
about obtaining permission from a third party see the Intellectual
Property Office’s website at [3]www.ipo.gov.uk

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the original consideration of your request.

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Department, you may then contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Regards

Peter Bibby
Independent Education Unit
Independent Education and School Safeguarding Division
Pupil Wellbeing and Safety Directorate
Schools Group
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