Dear Torbay Borough Council,
I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of information:
1. How many people are employed to deal with FOI?
2. What is the budget for administering FOI?
3. Do you use case management software for FOI? If so, which one?
4. Do you publish a disclosure log?
If not all information is available, please treat questions individually.
Dear Alex Parsons
Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 26 June 2018. We are currently processing your request and will contact you within 20 working days.
If you have any queries regarding your request, please do not hesitate to contact us, quoting the reference number above in all communications.
Information Compliance Apprentice
Phone: 01803 207034
Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR
The Information Compliance Team will aim to acknowledge correspondence within 3 working days unless a restriction is in place.
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Dear Alex Parsons
Further to your request received on 26 June 2018, I confirm that Torbay
Council has now considered your request under the Freedom of Information
Our response is attached.
The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purpose of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.
Torbay Council publishes Access to Information requests and responses on
its online Disclosure Log. Only requests deemed to be in the public
interest will be included and any request included within this log will be
To view the Council’s Disclosure Log, please visit
If you have any queries about this email please do not hesitate to contact
me directly, quoting the reference number listed at the top of this letter
in all communications.
If you are unhappy with the Council’s response to your request and wish to
make a complaint please write to Information Compliance, Town Hall, Castle
Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR or complete the on-line complaint form that can
be found at www.torbay.gov.uk.
If after going through the Council’s complaints process you are still not
satisfied, you can contact the Information Commissioner direct.
Information Helpline: 0303 123 1113
Commissioner 01625 545 745
Wycliffe [email address]
Water Lane Website:
Information Compliance Torbay Council
Torquay Town Hall
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