The request was successful.

Dear Information Commissioner’s Office,

Please publish the Memorandum of Understanding between the ICO and the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland.

Yours faithfully,

Trevor McKee

AccessICOinformation, Information Commissioner's Office

Thank you for contacting the Information Commissioner’s Office. We confirm
that we have received your correspondence.


If you have made a request for information held by the ICO we will contact
you as soon as possible if we need any further information to enable us to
answer your request. If we don't need any further information we will
respond to you within our published, and statutory, service levels. For
more information please visit [1]



If you have raised a new information rights concern - we aim to send you
an initial response and case reference number within 30 days.


If you are concerned about the way an organisation is handling your
personal information, we will not usually look into it unless you have
raised it with the organisation first. For more information please see our
webpage ‚Äėraising a concern with an organisation‚Äô (go to our homepage and
follow the link ‚Äėfor the public‚Äô). You can also call the number below.


If you have requested advice - we aim to respond within 14 days.


If your correspondence relates to an existing case - we will add it to
your case and consider it on allocation to a case officer.


Copied correspondence - we do not respond to correspondence that has been
copied to us.


For more information about our services, please see our webpage ‚ÄėService
standards and what to expect' (go to our homepage and follow the links for
‚ÄėReport a concern‚Äô and ‚ÄėService standards and what to expect'). You can
also call the number below.


If there is anything you would like to discuss with us, please call our
helpline on 0303 123 1113.


Yours sincerely


The Information Commissioner’s Office


Our newsletter

Details of how to sign up for our monthly e-newsletter can be found at



Find us on Twitter at [3]



Visible links

Information Commissioner's Office

25th April 2018


Case Reference Number IRQ0735653


Dear Mr McKee

Thank you for your correspondence of 28 Mach 2018. We handled your request
in line with your rights under section 1 of the Freedom of Information Act
(FOIA) and our response is below.
Your request
“Please publish the Memorandum of Understanding between the ICO and the
Charity Commission for Northern Ireland.‚ÄĚ
Our response
There is currently no Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the ICO
and the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI). We have however
received a draft MoU from CCNI that we are yet to review and agree.
Once signed and agreed the MoU will be published [1]here
I hope you find our response of assistance
Yours sincerely
Iman Elmehdawy
Information Access Service Manager
Next steps
If you are dissatisfied with the response you have received and wish to
request a review of our decision or make a complaint about how your
request has been handled you should write to the Information Access team
at the address below or e-mail [2][ICO request email].

Your request for internal review should be submitted to us within 40
working days of receipt by you of this response. Any such request received
after this time will only be considered at the discretion of the
If having exhausted the review process you are not content that your
request or review has been dealt with correctly, you have a further right
of appeal to this office in our capacity as the statutory complaint
handler under the legislation.  To make such an application, please visit
the ‚ÄėConcerns‚Äô section of our website to make a Freedom of Information Act
or Environmental Information Regulations complaint online.
A copy of our review procedure is available [3]here


Visible links
2. mailto:[ICO request email]