Dear Home Office,
I asked a FREEDOM OF INFORMATION request and after nearly 1 month I got a response from HOME OFFICE but today I realised that HOME OFFICE have removed my request from the website. can you please explain why ?
link below :
To help us establish what has happened to your request in this instance, we would be grateful if you can provide us with the details of when you sent it and the case reference number it was allocated. Once you provide this we will interrogate our archives to identify it's whereabouts.
Dear FOI Requests,
Link of the Removed request :
The below link as stated leads to a removed request. Please provide the case reference number as requested.
Dear FOI Requests,
Case Reference: TRO/0016624/18
Please be aware that we have decided to handle your correspondence of 7 January outside the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act. This is because it does not meet the criteria for a Freedom of Information request, as it does not ask for recorded information.
Below is a link to the ICO guidance for the criteria for valid requests under the Act:
We will provide an answer to your query, but it will be answer outside of the provisions of the Act. You should expect to receive a response in due course.
Thank you for your email of 7 January.
Our response to your enquiry may involve asking for or disclosing your
personal data. We cannot do this via ‘WhatDoTheyKnow.com’, which is a
public website. I would therefore be grateful if you would let us have
your personal e-mail to which we can reply.
Alternatively, if you would like to contact us directly, you can at the
Please also refer to our website for guidance by using this link:
Please note also that we are unable to ascertain the exact nature of your
initial enquiry as you have not included it with this subsequent email.
Please refer to our website for guidance by using this link:
You may find the following specific links useful:
Visa and Immigration: https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigrat... and
We are unable to assist you further at this stage.
In accordance with the new data regulations we have updated our Privacy
Information Notice and you can find out more by going to:
UK Visas and Immigration
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