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Freedom of Information: Disclosure of Information

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 7588, tabled on 24 January 2020

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, for what reasons the proportion of Freedom of Information requests granted in full across Government has decreased since 2005.

Answered on

30 January 2020

All requests for information under the Freedom of Information Act are considered on a case-by-case basis, and exemptions are applied to withhold sensitive information where appropriate. The Government continues to lead the way on transparency, and routinely publishes data beyond its obligations under the FOI Act.

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Cabinet Office