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Freedom of information statistics

Our Freedom of information (FOI) compliance statistics are published on a quarterly basis

The statistics are published as outlined in the Freedom of Information Code of Practice 2018, Section 8 Publication Schemes (paragraphs 8.5 and 8.6). 

2021 statistics

FOI requests Jan to
March
Apr to
June 
Jul to
Sept
Oct to
Dec
Total
Requests received 51 52 55 tbc 158
Requests closed because clarification was not provided 0 0 0 tbc 0
Requests closed because the requester withdrew the request 0 0 0 tbc 0
Requests which received a response within the statutory timescale 34 37 49 tbc 120
Requests which received a late response 4 11 5 tbc 20
Requests which required a response, but which did not receive one (i.e. failure to respond) 0 0 0 tbc 0
Requests refused on the grounds of excessive costs 2 0 3 tbc 5
Requests refused because they were vexatious or repeated 0 0 0 tbc 0
Requests for which information was provided in full 17 27 29 tbc 73
Requests for which a refusal notice was issued for all the information requested 6 3 4 tbc 13
Requests for which some information was provided, but other information was withheld or was not held by the HCPC (partial) 9 12 14 tbc 35
Requests for which all of the information was not held 5 3 1 tbc 9
Requests for which we refused to confirm or deny whether the information existed or was held 1 3 3 tbc 7
The number of requests received that have been referred for internal review 0 2 2 tbc 4
Page updated on: 14/05/2021
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