Kevin Hollinrake, New Minister with responsibility for Postal Affairs

The request was partially successful.

Dear Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy,Please can you supply the 1st Day Briefing Document for this minister?Can you also supply the name/s of the SSC/s who cleared this document?

Yours faithfully,

john o'sullivan

FOI Requests, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

BEIS ref: FOI2022/27787

Dear Mr O'Sullivan

Thank you for your request for information which was received on 14th
November. Your request has been passed on to the appropriate official at
the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to
process.

Your request is being considered under the terms of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 and
we will reply at the latest by 12th December.

If you have any queries about this email, please contact the Information
Rights & Records Unit at BEIS. Please remember to quote the reference
number above in any future communications.

Kind regards,

Information Rights & Records Unit

Information Rights & Records Unit | Department for Business, Energy and
Industrial Strategy | 1 Victoria Street, London, SW1H 0ET |
www.gov.uk/beis | [email address] |

FOI Requests, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

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Dear John O'Sullivan,

Please find attached our response to your information request, our reference FOI2022/27787.

If you have any queries about this email, please contact the Information Rights & Records Unit at BEIS.

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communication.

Yours sincerely,

Information Rights & Records Unit

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Upper Ground
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

www.gov.uk/beis

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Dear FOI Requests,Thank you for a reply.Are you saying this Minister did not receive a briefing document?If so who made the decision?Did the Minister request any information about Post Office matters,specifically Horizon Compensation?

Yours sincerely,

john o'sullivan

FOI Requests, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Dear Mr. O'Sullivan,

Thank you for your email dated 13 December.

We can confirm that Minister Hollinrake requested a meeting with officials to discuss Post Office issues, and that Horizon compensation was one of the topics covered at that meeting.

Yours sincerely,

Information Rights & Records Unit

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy Upper Ground
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

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Dear FOI Requests,Does this mean that he did not receive a 1st Day Brief on appointment or at any later time and why would he have to request a meeting with yourselves to be brought up to date-is it not automatic?

Yours sincerely,

john o'sullivan

FOI Requests, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Dear Mr O'Sullivan,

Thank you for your email dated 19 December.

As was set out in the original response to your FOI request, the Minister did not receive a Day 1 briefing document. We now consider this matter to be closed.

Yours Sincerely,

Information Rights & Records Unit

Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy Upper Ground
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

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