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 We also provide access, on request, to all the other unpublished information that we hold or that is held on our behalf by others (subject to certain qualifications and restrictions).

More information on how to make a request.

Statistics

2019 – yearly summary

The number of requests received: 282 requests

The timeliness of the response eg whether the statutory deadline was met: 264 requests were responded to within 20 working days

The number of requests where the information was granted in full (including information disclosed in full and information supplied in part): 238

The number of requests where the information was refused in full due to an exemption: 24

The number of internal reviews: 2 (2 decisions upheld)

ICO: One decision notice received: https://ico.org.uk/media/action-weve-taken/decision-notices/2020/2616936/fs50870995.pdf

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)