What is 信息自由?
的 信息自由 Act 2000 (FOI) gives people the general right to see recorded information held by public authorities.
的 Act helps people get a better understanding of how public authorities carry out their duties, make decisions and spend public money.
在信息自由, anybody may request information from any public authority, including higher education institutions, which has functions in England, 威尔士和/或北爱尔兰.
的 Act confers two statutory rights on applicants:
- To be told whether or not the public authority holds the information they request; and if so,
- To have that information communicated to them.
世界杯买球app is legally required to answer all written enquiries and requests for information from any person or organisation in the world within 20 working days, 除某些豁免外.
In order for a request to be valid under FOI, it must include the Applicant's name and address, as well as a description of the information requested.
的 public also have access to information within the 出版计划.