Freedom of Information Requests


The Freedom of Information Act 2000 promotes openness and transparency. The Act came into force on 1 July 2005. Under the act, you have a general right of access to all types of information held by us. The act also places a number of obligations on public authorities, including this University.

Things you can do:

Our main obligations

We have two main responsibilities under the act:

Additional information and guidance

Guidance can be found by downloading our Freedom of Information Policy or visiting the Information Commissioner's Office website. If you have any specific questions relating to this legislation, or how to access information please contact our FOI team.


To make a freedom of information request, please contact us at

Other contacts

Mr James Fussell
Associate Director of Legal, Governance and Assurance Services

Need advice?

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