Freedom of Information
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     Department of Constitutional Affairs
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 received Royal Assent on 30 November 2000. A copy of the Act is available from the HMSO website A copy of the explanatory notes published with the Act is also available on their site.
     The Information Commissioner's Office
The Information Commissioner is an independent official appointed by the Crown to oversee the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
     The National Archives FOI section
These pages explain your rights under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act. They also explain how the Act may affect your research into the archives.
     UK Freedom of Information Blog
News, views and updates on the UK Freedom of Information Act and FOI overseas from Steve Wood, Lecturer in Information Management at Liverpool John.....
     About FOI - Public Partners
Public Partners LLP was set up by Dr Dilys Jones and Christine Gifford in 2002; Dr Jones and Mrs Gifford are both expert advisors to The Lord Chancellor’s Advisory Group on the Implementation of Freedom of Information.
     The Department of Health FOI publication scheme
This Publication Scheme explains what information the Department of Health makes available to the public, and wherever possible, provides an easy method of accessing this information.
     Freedom of Information Act 2000 : implementation & practice
This paper has been written for those who are responsible for implementing legal compliance including those involved with the development of information systems.
     Freedom of Information Ltd
Launched in October 2004, the site provides you with a simple guide to the Freedom of Information Act and keeps you updated on the latest news. This is a commercial site.
     FOI article in 'The Register'
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued new guidelines for the public sector on how to deal with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and data protection requirements.
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