Dear Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs,

I am writing to make a request for all the information to which I am entitled under Freedom of Information Act 2000. My requests are outlined below as specifically as possible to help you retrieve the information required. However, if any of the below is unclear, I would appreciate if you could contact me as I understand that under the act, you are required to assist requesters.

Please could you provide the following information:

1) How many employees are working for your organisation, including full-time, part-time, and contracted staff?
2) What is your annual intranet budget?
3) What is your current intranet solution? (e.g. Invotra, Sharepoint, Kahootz, Umbraco)
4) How long have you been using this solution, and when does your contract expire?
5) Do you work with an external partner to supply your intranet? If not, do you develop your intranet internally?
6) Which team/individual is responsible for managing your intranet internally?
7) Which other organisations have access to your intranet?
8) Do you share IT services with other organisations?
9) Are you using the Office 365 suite? If so, which applications from the suite are in use?
10) Who is responsible for your intranet’s procurement within the organisation?
11) Do you use Microsoft’s Active Directory to manage your people data? If so, is your Active Directory (AD) managed on-premise or in the cloud?
12) Do you use any other Software as a Service (SaaS) applications? (e.g. Atlassian/Jira, Slack, Trello, Xero)

If possible, please could you present the information via a Microsoft Word or Excel document, sent to me via email. I understand that under the act, I should be entitled to a response within 20 days and therefore I would appreciate if you could confirm receipt of my request.

Yours faithfully,

Miller Yuraszek

ACMD, Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs

Dear Miller,

 

Thank you for your e-mail dated 21 October, in which you requested
information held by the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs (ACMD)
relating to their Intranet system used. Your request has been handled as a
request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Information is held on behalf of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of
Drugs (ACMD) by the ACMD secretariat. Unfortunately we are unable to
provide you with this information, as the data that you have requested is
not held by the ACMD. The ACMD is a Scientific Advisory Council who
provide independent advice to the Home Secretary. They do not hold
information regarding IT systems managed by the Home Office. You may wish
to follow up your query with the Home Office FOI request team
([1][email address] ) who will be able to direct you to the
appropriate department that hold data regarding this matter.

 

Kind regards,

 

ACMD Secretariat

Home Office, 4th floor (NE), Peel Building

2 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DF

E-mail: [2][ACMD request email]

"Delivering Independent Science Advice for an Informed Government &
Society"

 

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