Dear Rhondda Cynon Taff Council,
I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of information:
1) How many Subject Access Requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st 2016 to Dec 31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;
2) How many FOI Section 40(1) exemptions did you employ during this same time period?
Dear Mr Jackson
Thank you for your request for information.
Your request will be processed in accordance with the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (or Environmental Information Regulations 2004, if it
relates to environmental information).
You should ordinarily expect to receive a response to your request no
later than 20 working days following the date of submission to the
Council. We will contact you should this not be the case.
Corporate Governance Team
for Director of Legal & Democratic Services
Dear Mr Jackson
We refer to your Freedom of Information Request in respect of Totals for
Subject Access Requests and FOI Section 40(1) Exemptions in 2016, the
Authority’s response is as follows:
1) How many Subject Access Requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st
2016 to Dec 31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;
2) How many FOI Section 40(1) exemptions did you employ during this same
If you are unhappy with the way your request for information has been
handled, you can request a review of the Council’s response. If you wish
to exercise this right, please set out in writing your grounds and send
your appeal to Mrs Julie Llewellyn. She may be reached at
[email address] or at RCT CBC, Pavilions, Clydach Vale,
Tonypandy, CF40 2XX.
Additionally you may, if you wish, find out more about the Freedom of
Information Act & Environmental Information Regulations from the
Information Commissioner at http://www.ico.org.uk/
We trust this answers your queries.
Swyddog Gwasanaethau Democrataidd / Democratic Services Officer
Gwasanaethau Cyfreithiol a Democrataidd / Legal and Democratic Services
Ffon: 01443 424102 / Tel No: 01443 424102