Reviews of UKGI’s engagement with BIS/BEIS

Eleanor Shaikh made this Freedom of Information request to Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

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Dear Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy,

According to the 1st April 2016 Memorandum of Understanding between UKGI and the Department for BIS, periodic reviews are carried out of UKGI’s engagement with the department (p2, point 6.7).

i) How many such reviews have been conducted between 1st April 2016 and the present? Please can you supply dates and identify individuals responsible for undertaking the reviews?

ii) Please can you publish findings of the reviews, specifically in respect of UKGI’s oversight of Post Office Limited on behalf of the Department, including recommendations for areas where further UKGI support was/is required?

iii) When is the next review scheduled to take place?

iv) Has any review been instigated specifically to address how UKGI engaged with the department with regard to POL’s Horizon IT controversy and if so what is the time-scale for its completion?

Yours faithfully,
Eleanor Shaikh

FOI Requests, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

BEIS ref: FOI2020/29671

Dear Ms Shaikh

Thank you for your request for information which was received on 3rd
September. 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 and we will reply at the latest by 1st October.

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

BEIS ref: FOI2020/29671

Dear Ms Shaikh

Further to the Departments previous acknowledgement email your request for
information was received on 2nd September. 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 and we will reply at the latest by 30th September.

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 Ms Shaikh,

Please see attached a response to your recent freedom of information request, reference FOI2020/29671.

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.

Yours sincerely,
Information Rights and Records Unit 
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Upper Ground Floor,
1 Victoria Street
London
SW1H 0ET

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