Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000

  • Came into force from the 1 January 2005.
  • It gives everyone both in and outside the University a right of access to information held by University of Derby.
  • It covers all digital and print records and information held by University of Derby whether current or archived.
  • There are situations where information is not required to be released and should not be released.
  • Personal information is covered by the Data Protection Act

The University of Derby Publication Scheme

  • To help with our obligations under FOI, University of Derby has already produced a Publication scheme.
  • This details the types of information the University routinely provides to the public and how the public may access the information.
  • It includes things like the University structure and organisation, its services and procedures, practices, and guidelines.
  • The public has the right to ask for information which is not contained in the University Publication scheme.

Please email or use the  or post your request for any information to;

Information Assurance Co-ordinator
Information Technology Services
University of Derby
Kedleston Road
DE22 1GB

Call: +44(0) 1332 592151 (or ext 2151)