Freedom of Information

The University is committed to routinely publishing information which reflects our work and our organisation. We also provide access, on request, to all the other unpublished information that we hold or that is held on our behalf by others (subject to certain qualifications and restrictions).

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Statistics

2019 – 3rd quarter

The number of requests received: 71 requests

The timeliness of the response eg whether the statutory deadline was met: 63 requests were responded to within 20 working days, 6 requests were responded to after the deadline

The number of requests where the information was granted in full: 48

The number of requests where the information was refused in full due to an exemption: 7

The number of requests refused in full due to information not being held: 2

The number of requests where the information was granted in part and refused in part, or supplied in part where held: 12

Clarification was sought for 2 requests but not received

2019 – 2nd quarter

The number of requests received: 61 requests

The timeliness of the response eg whether the statutory deadline was met: 56 requests were responded to within 20 working days, 4 requests were responded to after the deadline

The number of requests where the information was granted in full: 35

The number of requests where the information was refused in full due to an exemption: 10

The number of requests refused in full due to information not being held: 3

The number of requests where the information was granted in part and refused in part, or supplied in part where held: 12

Clarification was sought for 1 request but not received

2019 – 1st quarter

The number of requests received: 75 requests

The timeliness of the response eg whether the statutory deadline was met: 71 requests were responded to within 20 working days, 4 requests were responded to after the deadline

The number of requests where the information was granted in full: 49

The number of requests where the information was refused in full due to an exemption: 3

The number of requests refused in full due to information not being held: 3

The number of requests where the information was granted in part and refused in part, or supplied in part where held: 16

Clarification was sought for 4 requests but not received

2018 – yearly summary

The number of requests received: 253

The timeliness of the response eg whether the statutory deadline was met: 235 requests responded to within 20 working days

The number of requests where the information was granted (including information disclosed in full and information supplied in part): 205

The number of requests where the information was fully withheld due to an exemption: 22

The number of internal reviews: 1 (decision upheld)