NRUC Vetting and Barring

Eric Blair made this Freedom of Information request to National Register for Unaccompanied Children

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Dear Sir or Madam,

Further to research conducted by fipr, commissioned by the ICO, can you please email a denial or confirmation that:

1) Anyone who has access to child records on NRUC must have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau?

and any information held on:

1.1) How do you satisfy yourself and what evidence/proof/documents do your require and retain that anyone who has access to such records has a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau?

How you will be ensuring and recording such assurance that anyone who has access to child records on NRUC will be, as applicable, registered with the Vetting and Barring Scheme of the Independent Safeguarding Authority?

Please provide copies of any internal information you have that discuss these legal requirements.

: Your correspondence :

Please ensure that any of your general correspondence, acknowledgements or holding letters etc are included or cut-and-pasted into the body of the email messages, using plain text, rather than as attachments. As this will mean your correspondence is much easier to access, read and respond to.

: Accessibility :

When providing any information disclosures please provide it in the original unrestricted format such as:

a. MS Word .doc or Rich Text Text .rtf format or equivalent
(suitable for disclosure of email messages)

b.Spreadsheets in MS Excel .xls format or equivalent

c.Presentations in MS Powerpoint .ppt format or equivalent

or converted to Portable Document Format (PDF), ONLY if none of the above formats are available

if you only have a paper version (hard copy) available, please provide a Digital Photo Copier Scanned version in PDF format. If you do provide disclosures in PDF from a Digital Photo Copier Scan, please state that you have done so because no other format, such as a, b or c above, are available.

Please ensure any electronic disclosures are absolutely free of any Document Restrictions and Encryption or Passwords, as this is likely to render them less usable on a general basis and more specifically, inaccessible to Assistive Technology.

Please do not send any information in compilation archive formats, such as .zip.

Providing correspondence and disclosed information via these means will also help ensure that text based information is accessible for use with a Screen Reader or a Magnifier for none text based information.
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Yours faithfully,

Eric Blair

Grace Ashaye,

Dear Mr Blair,

We have received your Freedom of Information request by e-mail on Monday
4^th May 2009.

We are currently reviewing the information you have requested and will
make our submissions within the 20 working day period stated.

Regards

Grace Ashaye

LASC Manager

London Asylum Seekers Consortium

tele: 0207 934-9658

email: [1][email address]

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destroy all copies and inform the sender by return e-mail.

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or part of any e-mails that are personal in nature. Please note that all
emails are potentially the subject of monitoring by London Councils and
could be read and intercepted by someone else. Nothing in this email
amounts to a contractual or other legal commitment on the part of London
Councils unless confirmed by an authorised written communication.

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Richard Eyre,

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Dear Mr Blair,

Please find attached our responses to your FOI request.

Kind regards

Richard Eyre
NRUC Data Officer

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