Dear Department for Education,
with reference only to the Higher Education and Research Act 2017 (Cooperation and Information sharing) Regulations 2018 No. 607, please provide the following information:
a copy of any data sharing agreements or Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) between any of the parties / prescribed persons of the regulations internal and external, as the agreement was drafted or in force on effective dates:
a. May 21, 2018
b. As of the date of receipt of this request.
Such parties may include, but are not exclusive to those listed in the making of the regulations (ref Page 1):
and in the Regulations (page 2) http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2018/...
The Office for Students
The Student Loans Company
Pearson Education Ltd
The Board of the Pension Protection Fund
The Gateway Qualifications Company Ltd
The Scottish Qualifications Authority
the Competition and Markets Authority
and another government department, The Home Office and / or UK Border Force
Thank you for your consideration.
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Dear Ms Persson
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Department, you may then contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.