Access to Information

We recognise the rights of the public to request information held by us under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 and Freedom of Information Act 2000 and are committed to responding to these requests in a professional, lawful and timely manner.

We uphold the principles of openness and transparency across our organisation and will make as much information as possible available to the public through our Publication Scheme.

As well as our main public website there are many specialist sources of information which you can search and we strongly recommend that you do this, where relevant, before making a request, a sample is linked to below :

To obtain a copy of information that is not currently published you can make a request.

We may also hold and process personal information about you which you are legally entitled to view under Data Protection laws.

We provide detailed guidance about how you can access your personal data and how we process it securely and fairly.

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